Sunday 23. January 2022


COMECE meets with Pope Francis


"...the Holy Father inspires hope

as COMECE continues its work for Europe

in dialogue with all..."


Cardinal Hollerich Interview


COMECE meets with Pope Francis


"...we have a Pope that loves Europe..."


Cardinal Hollerich Interview


40th anniversary of COMECE

H. Em. Pietro Parolin 

Cardinal Secretary of State of His Holiness

addresses the Assembly of the EU Bishops


SpeechPress Release


"I dream of a Europe..."

Pope Francis' new message on Europe

on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of COMECE


Message Press Release

COMECE is monitoring and contributing to these major EU policy areas:
18. January 2022
Newly-elected president of the European Parliament Roberta Metsola delivers a speech during a plenary session in Strasbourg, France, January 18, 2022. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

EU Bishops congratulate Metsola on her election as EP President

Press Release, 18/01/2022

Statement of H.Em. Card. Jean-Claude Hollerich SJ, President of the Commission of the Bishops Conferences of the European Union (COMECE), on the election of Roberta Metsola as President of the European Parliament on Tuesday 18 January 2022.

11. January 2022

Card. Hollerich offers condolences on the passing away of EU Parliament President David Sassoli

Press Release, 11/01/2022

On behalf of the Bishops of European Union, the President of COMECE, H.Em. Card. Jean-Claude Hollerich SJ, expresses deep sorrow at the death of David Sassoli, President of the European Parliament, which was announced on Tuesday 11 January 2022.

17. December 2021

COMECE welcomes the CAP reform and encourages the EU to make it part of a broader ecological transition

Webnews, 17/12/2021

On Tuesday 23 November 2021, the European Parliament adopted a new legislative framework on the financing, management and monitoring of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP). COMECE: “The reform should be in line with the requirements of the European Green Deal and embedded in a fundamental transformation of the entire food chain”.

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