The General Secretary

Fr Martin Michalíček

Fr Martin Michalíček (born on 18 August 1974) was ordained priest for the Diocese of Nitra (Slovak Republic) in 1999. The same year, he completed his studies of Philosophy and Theology at the Comenius University in Nitra; he also studied at the University of Salzburg from 1993 to 1995.

In 2005, he gained a Licentiate in Cathechetical Studies at the Salesian Pontifical University of Rome and a Doctorate in Cathechetical Studies at Comenius University in Bratislava (2008).

From 2007 to 2017 he taught at the Diocesan Seminary of Nitra (Slovak Republic); during 2008-2017 he was Director of the Diocesan Cathechetical Office of Nitra (Slovak Republic) and from 2015 to 2017 he was Moderator of the Bishop Curia of Nitra (Slovak Republic). 

From January 2018 he served at the CCEE as Vice Secretary General. On September 14, 2018 he was appointed Secretary General of CCEE.

He speaks German, Italian, English and Slovak (mother tongue).


CCEE Secretaries General:

Rev. Alois Sustar (Slovenia, 1971-1977) – subsequently Archbishop of Ljubjana.
Rev. Ivo Fürer (Switzerland, 1977-1995) – subsequently Bishop of St. Gallen.
Mgr Aldo Giordano (Italy, 1995-2008) – at the moment Apostolic Nuncio in Venezuela. 
Mgr Duarte Nuno Queiroz de Barros da Cunha (Portugal, 2008-2018).


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