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Easter 2020

Holy Week and the Easter pose us every year several difficult and far reaching questions. Those related to the nature of the saving role of the Jesus Christ, significance of the suffering, as well as those related to the nature the victory of life over death. Holy Week and Easter make us reflect on principal aspects of human life. Easter this year is different than most of us would remember from before. A sudden blow of the pandemic is not just a....

“Christ is risen!” – CEC and COMECE presidents offer Easter message

8 April 2020
For the English version, please click here Pour la version française, veuillez cliquer ici Klicken Sie hier für die deutsche Fassung Para la versión en...

“Let us remain united” – Churches call for commitment to common European values amidst COVID-19

2 April 2020
Press Release No: 20/08 issued jointly with the Commission of the Bishops’ Conferences of the European Union 2 April 2020 Brussels For the English version,...

Open Letter to Global Leaders – A Healthy Planet for Healthy People

31 March 2020
Call to Action from the Planetary Emergency Partnership: Emerging from the Planetary Emergency and partnering between People and Nature It is time to harness our...

In joint statement, ecumenical organizations across the world stand together to protect life

26 March 2020
In a historic joint pastoral statement released on 26 March, the World Council of Churches and Regional Ecumenical Organizations affirmed the urgency of standing together...

Ruth Valerio: Saying Yes to Life - The Archbishop of Canterbury's Lent Book 2020

5 March 2020
"Lent is a time for us to focus in Jesus' death and resurrection, and our reconciliation and atonement with God through his sacrifice. This year,...

Faith-based groups create prayer chain in run up to COP26

2 March 2020
In the ten months leading to the 26th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP26), faith-based organisations, including Christian Aid, ACT Alliance, and Lutheran...

“Care for Creation” - The New Conservative Environmental Policy in Hungary

21 February 2020
János Áder, President of Hungary, addressed fellow citizens on New Year’s Day in a public media broadcast just after midnight in 2020, wishing them a...

Transylvania: Fridays for Future - Churches and Civil Society

18 February 2020
Since March 2019 youth from Sibiu organized the FFF Fridays for Future meetings with an especial focus on the global climate-strike-days in the main square...

Solidarity with “Fridays for Future” - Statement of the European Christian Environmental Network

18 February 2020
European Christian Environmental Network salutes initiatives of many young people across the continent under the heading of ‘Fridays for Future’ also known as School Strikes...