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December 3, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

A delegation of senior clergy from the Bulgarian Orthodox Church left for the celebrations of the centenary of the restoration of the patriarchal status of the Russian Orthodox Church Moscow […]

The headquarters in Sofia of the Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church. Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian Orthodox Church to hold talks with other Orthodox churches on status of Macedonian church

November 27, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s governing body, the Holy Synod, decided on November 27 to hold talks with the Macedonian Orthodox Church and oth ...

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Patriarch: We must accept the outstretched hand of the Macedonian church

November 27, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Patriarch Neofit, speaking ahead of a November 27 meeting of the Holy Synod scheduled to decide whether to accept a request ...

81% of Bulgaria’s population are Orthodox Christians – but 22% of them are atheists or agnostics

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, acco ...

  • 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 […]