The European Year of Citizens 2013 has been the main theme of the annual plenary meeting of the Church and Society Commission of the Conference of European Churches that took place in Brussels from 18-20 April. Please click here for a press release from the event. Carsten Lietz, member of the cabinet of Commissioner Reding introduced the activities and the background of the Year that has been declared by the EU.
Contributions on the main theme:
European citizenship – A Protestant theological approach
Rev Didier Crouzet – United Protestant Church of France
A theology of European Citizenship: a catholic approach
Rev Dr Frank Turner S. J. – Jesuit European Social Centre
Theological Dimensions of Citizenship from an Orthodox Perspective – Rev Dr Sorin Selaru – Representation of the Romanian Orthodox Church to the EU