Council of the Bishops' Conferences of Europe

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Council of the Bishops' Conferences of Europe
Consilium Conferentiarium Episcoporum Europae
Abbreviation CCEE
Formation 1971; 46 years ago (1971)
Purpose Collaboration between the European episcopal conferences
Headquarters St. Gallen, Switzerland
Coordinates 47°25′22″N 9°22′25″E / 47.42285°N 9.37356°E / 47.42285; 9.37356Coordinates: 47°25′22″N 9°22′25″E / 47.42285°N 9.37356°E / 47.42285; 9.37356
Region served
Europe
Membership
39 Catholic bishops
President
Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco
Main organ
Conference
Website www.ccee.eu
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The Council of the Bishops' Conferences of Europe (Latin: Consilium Conferentiarum Episcoporum Europae) (CCEE) is a conference of the presidents of the 33 Roman Catholic episcopal conferences of Europe, the Archbishop of Luxembourg, the Archbishop of Monaco, Maronite Catholic Archeparch of Cyprus, the Roman Catholic Bishop of Chişinău, the Ruthenian Catholic Eparch of Mukacheve, and the Apostolic Administrator of Estonia.[1]

The president is Cardinal Angelo Bagnasco, Archbishop of Genoa. The vice-presidents are Cardinal Vincent Nichols, Archbishop of Westminster, and Archbishop Stanisław Gądecki, Archbishop of Poznań. The general secretary of CCEE is Father Duarte da Cunha.

The of the CCEE Secretariat is located in St. Gallen, Switzerland.

Presidents[edit]

General Secretaries[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Presentation". ccee.eu. St. Gallen: Consilium Conferentiarium Episcoporum Europae. Archived from the original on 2016-01-07. Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g "The presidency". ccee.eu. St. Gallen: Consilium Conferentiarium Episcoporum Europae. Archived from the original on 2016-02-15. Retrieved 2016-05-02. 
  3. ^ a b c d "The secretariat". ccee.eu. St. Gallen: Consilium Conferentiarium Episcoporum Europae. Archived from the original on 2016-01-07. Retrieved 2016-05-02. 

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