Category Archives: Bulgaria

Bulgarian church robbed, desecrated for the third time in recent years

October 4, 2019. A church in the Bulgarian city of Vratsa, 60 miles northeast of Sofia, was desecrated and robbed Monday night. This is the third such attack against the Church of St. Nicholas in recent years, reports Police believe the thief was hiding inside the church until the staff left. In the morning, an employee found that $85 (150 leva) […]

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Draft bills in Bulgaria to change the law for religions

March 30, 2016. Two draft bills tabled in Bulgaria’s Parliament by opposition socialist MPs to amend the law on religious denominations – including provisions that would limit the activities of foreign clerics – are causing controversy, with critics condemning the bills as an assault on religious freedom, as the website sofiaglobe reports. One bill was tabled on March 1 by […]

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The ownership of Bulgarian Patriarchate in the cathedral of Saint Alexandre Nevsky in Sophia is in danger

December 7, 2015. The Supreme Administrative Court of Bulgaria examined the application of the representatives of cultural and historical society “adherents” against the decision of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Bulgaria in 2014, as the website reports. According to the decision of the Bulgarian government, the ownership of the Cathedral of St. Alexander Nevsky in Sofia […]

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