“Representatives from the Bulgarian Orthodox Church – the Bulgarian Patriarchate will not participate in the celebration of the 1000th anniversary of the founding of the Ohrid Archbishopric, which will be held on May 27-28 in Ohrid.

This was decided by the Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church at today’s session, and in connection with the invitation of the head of the Macedonian Orthodox Church-Ohrid Archbishopric, Stefan was sent to the Bulgarian patriarch Neofit and to the state leadership of Bulgaria for the joint celebration of the 1000th anniversary of the founding of the Ohrid Archbishopric.” (translated from Makedonija 365)