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13th Assembly, Bad Herrenalb - Postponed

Dear friends, The lines I have to write now do not come easily. The continuing impacts of pandemic, predictions regarding health security and continuing limitations of mobility, has enforced to take a decision on the timing of the ECEN Assembly. The ECEN Enabling team in taking into consideration the current situation decided to postpone the next ECEN Assembly and proposed for the Assembly the new date: 28 May – 2 June 2021. The venue remains the....

Faith institutions call for divesting from fossil fuels

21 May 2020
As major challenges for the global economy are predicted in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, a diverse group of faith institutions is putting the...

As COVID-19 presents a prophetic moment, adopt an Economy of Life, urge global religious groups

18 May 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought a new urgency to adopting an “Economy of Life,” and global religious groups that represent millions of people are saying...

“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...