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Bulgarian churches open for Easter, but only most devout go

Reuters Sunday, 12 April 2020
Clad in protective masks and gloves, a few dozen pious Orthodox Christians prayed for health on Sunday at the Bulgarian capital Sofia's expansive Saint Nedelya Cathedral, in one of the few nations where churches are open over the Easter holidays.
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