Highlights of the 13th Assembly programmeHighlights of the 13th Assembly programme

Wednesday, 15th July – Opening Actions

Arrivals & Registration of participants
Newcomers orientation
Gathering Service
Opening Plenary / Opening Actions


Thursday, 16th July – “Hope” day


CEC Activity Reports 2003 - 2009
Introduction to the Assembly theme
Reflection on the theme “Called to One Hope in Christ”


Friday, 17th July – “Vision” day


Looking forward to 2029: working together to develop a vision for the broad questions with which CEC must engage in the coming decades and for the shaping of ecumenical work in Europe.


Saturday, 18th July – CEC work priorities 2009-2015


Having reflected on the hope we have in Christ as well as to the visions for the future of CEC, the Assembly will discuss the CEC work priorities for the next six years in 15 thematic workshops.


Sunday, 19th July – CEC 50th anniversary

Sunday worship in local congregations
Visits in Lyon
Celebration of 50 years of CEC


Monday, 20th July – Decision making day

Decision making plenaries – including elections
Closing plenary
Sending Service


Tuesday, 21st July – DEPARTURES