Publishing Policy


The peer-review process of the publications for Ecumeny and Law is the following:

  • The Editorial staff rates a proposed paper, and decides whether to consider the paper for review or not.
  • After the preliminary acceptance, the paper is sent to the referee of the 1st level.
  • Next, the paper is sent to the referee of the 2ndlevel.
  • The both above-mentioned referees are not affiliated with the author’s institution. Thus, the rules of the double-blind review process are applied.
  • The reviews are prepared in writing according to the format provided by the journal.
  • After the positive evaluation done by the two referees, the article is forwarded for the publishing process.
  • It can happen that the author would be asked to make some changes in the paper or accept the changes made by the Editorial staff.