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Council of the Bishops' Conferences of Europe

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]

Council of the Bishops' Conferences of Europe
Consilium Conferentiarium Episcoporum Europae
AbbreviationCCEE
Formation1971; 48 years ago (1971)
PurposeCollaboration between the European episcopal conferences
HeadquartersSt. Gallen, Switzerland
Coordinates47°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
Websitewww.ccee.eu
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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 offices of the CCEE Secretariat are located in St. Gallen, Switzerland.

PresidentsEdit

General SecretariesEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Presentation". ccee.eu. St. Gallen: Consilium Conferentiarium Episcoporum Europae. Archived from the original on 7 January 2016. Retrieved 2 May 2016.
  2. ^ a b c d e f g "The presidency". ccee.eu. St. Gallen: Consilium Conferentiarium Episcoporum Europae. Archived from the original on 15 February 2016. Retrieved 2 May 2016.
  3. ^ a b c d "The secretariat". ccee.eu. St. Gallen: Consilium Conferentiarium Episcoporum Europae. Archived from the original on 7 January 2016. Retrieved 2 May 2016.

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