28-29 October 2020
Cardinal Parolin and Vice President Schinas
to participate in upcoming EU Bishops Assembly
1980-2020: 40 years of COMECE
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary since the establishment of COMECE, H. Em. Cardinal Pietro Parolin will join the EU bishops at their Autumn Assembly on 28-29 October 2020
COMECE is monitoring and contributing to these major EU policy areas:
23. October 2020
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of COMECE, we warmly invite you to participate in the Mass for Europe, to be celebrated at the Église Saint-Dominique, Brussels, on Wednesday 28 October 2020 at 19h00.
22. October 2020
Press Release, 22/10/2020
“Future Covid-19 vaccines should be available, affordable and accessible, especially for elderly people, ill persons and health workers”. This is one of the messages sent to the EU and its Member States by the Assembly of the COMECE Working Group on Ethics, which gathered in video conference on Thursday 1 October 2020 to exchange on the “Ethical challenges of Europe in times of the Covid-19 pandemic”.
20. October 2020
“Pope Francis invites all of us, people and institutions, to give our own contribution to build a better, just and peaceful post-Covid19 world with more fraternity and social friendship”, states Fr. Manuel Barrios Prieto, General Secretary of COMECE, commenting ‘Fratelli tutti’, Pope Francis’ third Encyclical Letter signed on Saturday 3 October 2020 on the tomb of Saint Francis of Assisi.