The president of the European Parliament Hans-Gert Pöttering met distinguished religious, civil society and cultural leaders from Bulgaria
On December 3, 2008 President of the European Parliament Hans-Gert Pöttering met with the Bulgarian euro deputy Slavi Binev and speakers invited by him to the seminar "Cultural diversity in Europe: The role of the political, religious and civil society leaders”. The attendants had the opportunity to exchange friendly lines and to take a picture to remember. The meeting again became a matter of Christian values, which should be basic for the EU.
Slavi Binev and His Eminence Metropolitan of Vidin Dometian introduced the Orthodoxy and Bulgaria on the World Ecumenical Day breakfast in Brussels
The Bulgarian Euro deputy Slavi Binev, His Eminence Metropolitan of Vidin Dometian and archimandrite Haralampi, participated yesterday in the annual meeting of the Intergroup of the European Parliament - Ecumenical Prayer breakfast in Brussels. They were the only officials representatives, not only from Bulgaria but from all the Orthodoxy at the meeting, which was dedicated to the World Day of the Ecumenical Prayer Breakfast.
An Official dinner of the clergy representatives
On 2nd December the Bulgarian Euro deputy Slavi Binev, His Eminence the Metropolitan of Vidin Dometian and archimandrite Haralampi presented Bulgaria and the Orthodoxy at the dinner held on the occasion of the forthcoming Ecumenical Prayer Breakfast at the European Parliament in Brussels. The event was an opportunity to rally of the established friendly relations and discussion of new ideas which are essential for all the clergy and religion. With the inherent humor and placidity, Mr. Binev introduced the participants, who were famous personalities from the sphere of culture,