Poroshenko invited the ROC to prove its canonicity
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko doubted the canonicity of the Russian Orthodox Church (ROC) and invited it to show your Tomos.
He said this during a speech near the Holy Transfiguration Cathedral in Vinnytsia where together in the government delegation was taken to demonstrate to parishioners the Tomos of autocephaly of the Orthodox Church in Ukraine (PCU), reported on the official website of the President.
“Right now our Church is canonical, and let them (ROC — approx. “Of the tape.ru”) will understand, will show Tomos. And where their Tomos? Stalin signed? That’s all this began. Truth — don’t hide it,” said he, adding that nobody has the right to determine which Church canonical, and which are not.