Sofia. Bulgarian Orthodox Church commemorates Circumcision of Jesus and St. Basil the Great on January 1.
A solemn mass will be served in all the Bulgarian eparchies along with a public prayer for prosperity and health in 2014.
Patriarch Neophyte of Bulgaria will serve a solemn mass at the St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral at 10 a.m. A little after that the Patriarch and clergymen will hold a traditional New Year Public Prayer for prosperity for all Bulgarian people in the New Year.