Educating to the culture of the encounter

Rome, September 21-23, 2017

About fifty representatives of twenty-four Catholic Bishops' Conferences in Europe met in Rome for a two- day meeting of dialogue and exchange of opinions with ...

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Pope Francis to meet the national directors for the pastoral care of migrants

Rome, September 21-23, 2017

The annual meeting of bishops and delegates in charge of the pastoral care of migrants of the Catholic Bishops' Conferences in Europe will take place ...

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CCEE in Belarus to speak about young people and Europe

Minsk, Belarus, 27 September – 1 October 2017

For the first time in CCEE’s history the Plenary Assembly is heading to Belarus to meet the local Catholic community and celebrate together the 750th anniversary of the first mention of the city of Minsk in ...

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Time for creation: Time for prayers for the world and environment

St. Gallen (Switzerland)/Bruxelles (Belgium)

Christians of all traditions acknowledge creation as a gift from God. This is why we are called to care for and manage it with responsibility. We invite you to celebrate from 1 September ...

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Europe: a plural and passionate reality

Bucharest, Romania, June 30 - July 3, 2017

Europe is today more than ever a complex reality. "Plural" Europe also includes the need to tackle challenges together. A pluralist culture strongly marked ...

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The Church in a pluralist Europe

Bucharest, Romania, June 30 - July 3, 2017

What role for the Church in a "plural" Europe? In the current European context, marked by social, cultural, political, and economic pluralism ...

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The CCEE Presidency in Vilnius for the Beatification of the Venerable Archbishop Theophilus Matulionis

Vilnius Cathedral, 25 June 2017

The Beatification of Matulionis is the first beatification to be celebrated in Lithuania since the end of the era of Soviet totalitarianism. The last ...

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Europe, sinodality, crowdsourcing, vocations: the role of social networks

Sofia, Bulgaria, 7-10 June 2017

In the capital city of Bulgaria, the spokespersons discussed the use of new media and social networks in particular to increase the Synodal dimension in the Church and ...

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Joint 2017 Easter message from the Presidents of CCEE and CEC

St. Gallen/Bruxelles, 13 April 2017

Christ is risen! Jesus Christ, God’s incarnate son who came to us and was killed on the cross for human sin, is risen from the dead! This is the good news of our faith we would like to share with the entire world...

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Ending discrimination, working for reconciliation

St. Gallen/Bruxelles, 7 April 2017

Saturday, 8 April marks International Roma Day, established to recognise and honour Romani people and celebrate their culture. In Europe this year,...

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