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November 12, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarians who declared themselve to be Orthodox Christians added up to more than six million in 2015, about 81 per cent of the total population, according to a new study […]

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Patriarch Neofit marks 72nd birthday opening new church in Sofia

October 15, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Patriarch Neofit marked his 72nd birthday on October 15 with the consecration of a new church in Sofia’s Lozenets resi ...

Bulgarian Cabinet grants 310 000 leva for renovation of Bachkovo Monastery

October 11, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet is granting 310 000 leva (about 158 522 euro) for renovations of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s Bachkovo Monastery, Pr ...

Bulgarian Orthodox Church has staff shortage of 1700 priests – trade unionist

October 7, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church has 8000 churches and monasteries but only 800 priests, when it needs 2500 to fulfil all the needs of congregations, a c ...

  • Bulgarian Orthodox Church Vidin Metropolitan Dometian dies
    September 18, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s Metropolitan of Vidin, Dometian, has died after a long illness, the Holy Synod said on September 18 2017. He was 84. Dometian, born Dimitar Topuzliev in […]