Wednesday 20. November 2019
05. October 2019

The COMECE President created Cardinal by Pope Francis

Press Release, 05/10/2019

Pope Francis elevated Mgr. Jean-Claude Hollerich SJ, Archbishop of Luxembourg and President of COMECE, to the dignity of Cardinal during the Consistory held at St. Peter’s Basilica, Rome, on Saturday 5 October 2019.

01. October 2019

How can the EU promote sustainable peace and human development?

Webnews, 01/10/2019

The COMECE Commission on the EU External Relations gathered to discuss the future Foreign and Security Policy agenda of the renewed European institutions. COMECE reiterated the Church’s will to contribute to Europe’s global role for sustainable peace and integral human development.

29. September 2019

2019 World Day of Migrants and Refugees

Press Release, 29/09/2019

COMECE First Vice-President H.E. Mgr. Mariano Crociata (Italy) will concelebrate today, Sunday 29 September 2019 at 10h30, the Holy Mass presided by Pope Francis on the occasion of the 2019 World Day of Migrants and Refugees (WDMR). The theme for this important day of prayer and action is “It is not just about migrants”.

26. September 2019

Road Safety: EU Bishops promote responsibility

Webnews, 26/09/2019

For the second consecutive year, COMECE supports “Project EDWARD”, the European day without a road death, endorsed by the European Commission to make Europe’s roads safer and to reduce the number of accidents in the EU.

24. September 2019

COMECE: “Interreligious youth dialogue strengthens democracy in Europe”

Webnews, 24/09/2019

Young people of different faiths gathered at COMECE on Tuesday 24 September 2019 to discuss the contribution of interreligious youth exchanges in strengthening and building trust in democracy in the EU.

09. September 2019

Dialogue for Democracy: The contribution of interreligious youth work projects to social cohesion in Europe

Lunch Event, 09/09/2019

Together with the Bavarian Youth Council (BJR), COMECE organises on Tuesday 24 September 2019 a lunch debate to discuss the contribution of interreligious youth exchanges to strengthening and building trust in democracy in Europe.

02. September 2019

Mgr. Hollerich to be created Cardinal by Pope Francis

Press Release, 02/09/2019

Fr. Manuel Barrios Prieto, new General Secretary of COMECE, expresses great joy on behalf of COMECE Bishops and staff for the recent announcement given by Pope Francis on the forthcoming appointment of Mgr. Jean-Claude Hollerich SJ, Archbishop of Luxembourg and President of COMECE, as Cardinal.

Contact us
19, Square de Meeûs
B-1050 Bruxelles
T + 32(0)2 235 05 10
Display:
http://www.comece.eu/