Mgr Mariano Crociata, the new delegate of the Italian Bishops Conference to COMECE, shares his reflections following the (Re)thinking Europe Dialogue.
For Pope Francis the future of Europe is of crucial importance. For the fifth time, he delivered a speech on the topic of the continent where his family’s roots lie.
(Re)Thinking Europe encourages us to continue dialogue on the ground but also between the East and West of our continent, according to Enrico Letta, President of Jacques Delors Institute.
The Church can provide insights about how to renew Europe as a community of peoples, explains Mgr. Jean Kockerols in the following adaptation of his address to a conference at the Chapel for Europe.
European Parliament Vice-President Mairead McGuinness reflects on the contribution of faith to the European vision in an address to a Chapel for Europe conference.
Ophélie Omnes believes that if European construction wants to prosper and develop in the right direction it has to get closer to its citizens and their everyday concerns.
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