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ORTHODOX CHURCH vs. BULGARIA

FIFTH SECTION CASE OF HOLY SYNOD OF THE BULGARIAN ORTHODOX CHURCH (METROPOLITAN INOKENTIY) AND OTHERS v. BULGARIA (Applications nos. 412/03 and 35677/04) JUDGMENT (Just satisfaction) STRASBOURG 16 September 2010 This judgment will become final in the circumstances set out in Article 44 § 2 of the Convention. It may be subject to editorial revision. In   Read More ... »

Terrific summary article on the Russian Orthodox Church

Terrific summary article on the Russian Orthodox Church since the fall of Communism. »

Bulgaria’s Orthodox Church Elects New Patriarch

Bulgaria’s Orthodox Church Elects New Patriarch

Metropolitan Neofit of Ruse was elected Sunday as the new spiritual leader of Bulgaria’s Orthodox Christians amid social unrest threatening to throw the Balkan country in a serious political crisis. The 67-year-old Neofit was picked among three candidates shortlisted in a secret ballot by the 14 bishops that make up the Holy Synod of the [...] »