: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Children from the Bulgarian Diaspora can now study at theological seminaries in Sofia and Plovdiv

Sofia’s Тheological Сeminary “Sveti Ioan Rilsk” (Saint John of Rila) and the Plovdiv-based Theological Seminary “Sts. Cyril and Methodius” are secondary theological schools in which, along with young people from all over Bulgaria, ethnic Bulgarians from Macedonia, Moldova, Ukraine and Albania are trained. The idea of accepting as their students also children from the Bulgarian diaspora was born when Bishop Sionius was rector in the period 1996-2009. “This was in the period when I was still a student at the seminary,” says Archimandrite Pahomius, Rector of the Sofia Theological Seminary …read more

Source:: Radio Bulgaria