Press Release - 22 May 2002
The Secretariat of the Commission of the Bishops' Conferences of the European Community (COMECE) today submitted its initial contribution to the debate on the future of the European Union.
Press Release - 13 March 2002
The Presidents of the Catholic Bishops' Conferences of South Eastern Europe committed themselves to a "new evangelization" of their region when they met in Celje, Slovenia on 12-13 March 2002. It is time for the Balkan region to heal the memories of the past and look to the future, they concluded.
Press Release - 30 April 2002
In recent weeks, a lobby group called "Catholics for a Free Choice" has been placing advertisements in the European press and on Brussels billboards, reading: "Catholic people care. Do the bishops? Banning Condoms Kills."
C?est la conclusion à laquelle sont parvenus les présidents des institutions européennes suite à leur rencontre aujourd?hui avec les hauts représentants des trois religions monothéistes.
Les responsables religieux ont abordé les questions d?immigration, de développement, de bioéthique dans leurs implications pour la dignité de l?homme. La rencontre a donné lieu à des engagements concrets de la part des institutions européennes.
Press Release - 8 March 2002
A major conference in Lille on 7 March 2002 addressed the need for a united Europe to meet the twin challenges of fulfilling its global responsibilities and bringing its institutions closer to the citizens.
Press Release - 13 February 2002
Five bishops from the Serbian Orthodox Church and four bishops from the Commission of the Bishops' Conferences of the European Union (COMECE) met at the Benedictine convent of Marienrode, near Hildesheim, Germany from 11 to 13 February 2002.