Every year, on the first Saturday before the Day of Archangel Michael (8 November), Orthodox Christians mark Archangel All Soul’s Day, the last of the three All Soul’s days set down by the Christian Orthodox church. According to the canon,..
On November 3, the Bulgarian Orthodox Church honors St. Pimen Zografski. The famous icon painter and church builder was born in Sofia in 1540. His secular name was Pavel and he studied at the ancient rotunda of St. George. After..
St. Demetrius of Thessalonica is one of the most revered saints in Bulgaria. There are many churches in this country, built in honor of the saint who died a martyr's death in the 4th century, because of his refusal to persecute and punish the..