6 May 2022

STATEMENT | COMECE General Secretary ahead of EP motion for resolution on the persecution of minorities on the grounds of belief or religion

03/05 - Read COMECE General Secretary's statement released ahead of the European Parliament vote on a resolution on the persecution of minorities on the grounds of belief or religion that took place on Tuesday 3 May 2022. The Statement is available here.

INVITATION | 5th European Laudato Si’ Reflection Day to be held on 17 May 2022

Schermata 2022-04-29 alle 16.49.49
29/04 - The European Laudato Si’ Alliance (ELSiA) is pleased to invite you to the 5th Laudato Si’ Reflection Day to be held online on Tuesday 17 May 2022 from 9:30 to 12:30 and from 14:00 to 18:00 (CEST). The theme of this year’s gathering is “Two Generations, One Journey”.
Press Release | Registration

YOUTH | Two new interns join our team

04/05 - Two new interns join the team of the COMECE Secretariat. They are Alexander Simoen (Belgium) and Alexander Muhr (Austria), who will work on EU policies for youth and External Action respectively. Photos: meeting with General Secretary Fr. Barrios Prieto.

RESOURCE | COMECE publications from 1996 to 2022 are now available online

15/04 - Following the launch of the new website of COMECE, we are happy to inform you that all our publications released between 1996 and 2022 are now available on our new digital archive. Discover the archive

EVENT | Polish version of de la Torre's book on EU founding fathers to be presented in Warsaw

Schermata 2022-05-06 alle 20.03.22
06/05 - Victoria Martin de la Torre's book on the EU founding fathers is now available in Polish language with a foreword by former MEP Danuta Huebner. The author will present the book on Monday 9 May 2022 at 19:00 in Warsaw, Poland. The event will be live-streamed on the Facebook page of the Big Book Cafe.

PHOTO | German priests and pastoral advisers visit COMECE to exchange on Europe

04/05 - A group of priests and pastoral advisers from the German Bishops' Conference, all delegated to German speaking parishes across Europe, visited the Secretariat of COMECE to exchange on the contribution of the Catholic Church to the EU integration process and learn more about COMECE's mission of dialogue with the EU institutions.

AGENDA | Check out COMECE's activities for May 2022

Schermata 2022-04-29 alle 17.59.06
29/04 - Our new website includes a public calendar where we will list the main activities of the COMECE Secretariat for the following month. Look at the COMECE agenda for May 2022


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