10 January 2023

đź”´ Holy Mass to remember late EP President David Sassoli to be celebrated on Wednesday 11 January in Brussels

On the occasion of the first anniversary since the passing of the late President of the European Parliament David Sassoli, the First Vice-President of COMECE, H.E. Mgr. Mariano Crociata, recalls the importance of his work for the common good in Europe. A commemorative Holy Mass is to be celebrated on Wednesday 11 January in Brussels.

“President Sassoli is a figure destined to leave a profound impression and a lasting trace in Europe, as well as in the memory of Europeans citizens and of the public institutions in which he served with conviction and passion, promoting the ideals of the European project”, states Mgr. Crociata.

A commemorative Holy Mass will be presided by the First Vice-President of COMECE on Wednesday 11 January 2023 at 19:00 (CET) at the Church of Our Lady of Victories in the Sablon, Brussels.

The President of the European Parliament, Roberta Metsola, has supported the initiative with an invitation to participate in the religious service, which is open to the public.


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