- Sep 14, 2010
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- Patriarchaat van Erps-Kwerps
The Tomos for Ukraine: What’s Typical and What’s Specific
By Vladimir Burega
Thus, the tomos for Ukraine wasn’t created from scratch. Both its form and its content follow a certain rule. In ecclesiastical documents of this level, there are always traditional, ritual phrases as well as clear, practical, immutable formulations. At the same time, almost every one of these tomoi has its own characteristics, reflecting the specific situation in each local church. We will try to sort out what in the Ukrainian tomos is typical and what is, so to speak, specific.