The free exercise of religion is primarily a human rights issue. Unfortunately, the majority of EU decision-makers do not recognize the importance of this fundamental right for individuals and society,
“As long as the Special Envoy for Religious Freedom and Belief is not appointed, which has been delayed for three years, the European Union will continue to spread the culture of indifference towards those who suffer persecution”
“We must work for peace in Europe in every possible way. The churches have a key role to play in these efforts”, stressed MEP György Hölvényi after his meeting with the Universal Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople in Istanbul on Thursday.
“The radical left majority in the European Parliament has adopted the Matic report on “sexual and reproductive health and rights”, crossing all existing borders – national competences, international and EU treaties”, said György Hölvényi after the document was voted.
COMECE welcomes the withdrawal of the European Commission’s internal guidelines on inclusive communication on Tuesday 30 November 2021.