All posts tagged Bulgarian Orthodox Church

March 11, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Meeting Prime Minister Boiko Borissov on March 11, the leaders of the country’s Muslims and Bulgarian Orthodox Church expressed their support for legislation that scraps more than eight million leva […]

Vatican announces full programme of Pope Francis’s May 2019 visit to Bulgaria

March 7, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Vatican announced on March 7 the full programme of the visit by Pope Francis to Bulgaria, confirmed for May 5 to 7 2019. Pope Francis will arrive ...

Bulgarian parliamentary committee approves amendments writing off 8.2M leva debts of Chief Mufti, Orthodox Church

March 7, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The religious denominations and human rights committee of the Bulgarian Parliament approved on March 7 the first reading of legislative amendments tha ...

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Metropolitan speaks on controversy over stance on Strategy for the Child

February 12, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Orthodox Church Lovech Metropolitan Gavriil, now at the centre of a controversy over a stance that falsely claimed to represent the church r ...