European Parliament, Brussels, 3 April 2003.

Members of the European Parliament,
Members of the Parliaments of the Member States and Candidate States,
Delegates from the Convention of Christians for Europe and delegates from the Foundation of Political Service,
Representatives of the European civil society from both EU and non-EU countries,
Gathered at the European Parliament in Brussels today to held a conference on "God and Europe? Political and religious freedom in the founding treaties of reunified Europe",

We are calling for recognition, in the founding treaties of the reunified Europe, of the common heritage and sources from which our citizens draw the values that have contributed to the construction of a European Community.