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Uniting Church members were out in force across Victoria and Tasmania to support the Palm Sunday rallies against offshore detention of refugees and asylum seekers. Read more​

ApprovedIn Progress15/04/2019 3:47 PM
  

Gas producers aren’t paying a fair share of tax and the government’s plans to cut back their future concessions do not go far enough, Synod’s Senior Social Justice Advocate Mark Zirnsak says. Read more​

ApprovedIn Progress28/03/2019 10:03 AM
  

Uniting Church members and staff marched through the streets of Melbourne in solidarity with about 40,000 striking students demanding action on climate change. Read more

ApprovedIn Progress20/03/2019 9:19 AM
  

A makeshift group of Brunswick Uniting Church members were recently asked to follow their art and ended up somewhere unexpected.   Read more

ApprovedIn Progress25/02/2019 12:42 PM
  

Commemorating the 10th anniversary of the Black Saturday bushfires, Moderator Sharon Hollis offers a prayer for those who continue to be affected.​​ Read​ more​.​​

ApprovedIn Progress7/02/2019 2:53 PM
  

​Crosslight has a new look, new size and new features which better reflect the Church’s position as a modern, progressive and inclusive organisation. This is the first makeover the 27-year-old publication has had since 2014.
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ApprovedIn Progress7/02/2019 2:48 PM
  

​A pastoral letter and prayer from the President of the Assembly Dr Deidre Palmer notifying the Church that the recent Assembly decision about marriage stands and outlining the process the Church has been through over the last six months. Read more.

ApprovedIn Progress11/01/2019 5:05 PM
  

Uniting Church President Dr Deidre Palmer has issued a statement for National Child Protection Week. Read more​.

ApprovedIn Progress6/09/2018 3:24 PM
  

Uniting Church authorised celebrants can marry same-gender couples from Friday 21 September using a newly approved additional marriage liturgy. Read more​.

ApprovedIn Progress30/08/2018 10:29 AM
  

The Uniting Church has joined with over 100 organisations to call for the release of refugee children on Nauru. Read more.​

ApprovedIn Progress27/08/2018 11:57 AM
  

President Dr Deidre Palmer has called on Australians to respond with love, hospitality and inclusion to recent anti-immigration comments. ​Read more​.

ApprovedIn Progress16/08/2018 11:48 AM
  

The President’s pastoral letter on same-gender marriage has been translated into various languages. ​Read more. 

ApprovedIn Progress25/07/2018 12:39 PM
  

Uniting Church President Dr Deidre Palmer has issued a pastoral letter on the 15th Assembly's resolution on same-gender marriage. Read more​.

ApprovedIn Progress15/07/2018 1:09 PM
  

 The 15th Assembly has resolved to allow Uniting Church ministers the freedom to conduct or refuse to conduct same-gender marriages. Read more​

ApprovedIn Progress13/07/2018 9:00 PM
  

Rev. Sharon Hollis was announced as the Uniting Church in Australia President-elect at the 15th Assembly. Read more​.

ApprovedIn Progress12/07/2018 2:18 PM
  

The Uniting Church will opt in to the Federal Government’s National Redress Scheme for people who have experienced institutional child sexual abuse. Read more​.

ApprovedIn Progress4/06/2018 4:43 PM
  

Tasmanian Christians and Muslims are leading the way in promoting religious goodwill as Scots Memorial Uniting Church in Hobart prepares to host a ritual Iftar meal to break Friday’s fast during the Islamic holy month of Ramadan. Read more​

ApprovedIn Progress4/06/2018 11:41 AM
  

The Presidents of the Uniting Church in Australia and the Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress have urged congregations to find out more about the history of Indigenous people in their area during Reconciliation Week. Read more​.

ApprovedIn Progress28/05/2018 3:46 PM
  

As the Muslim community in Australia marks the fasting period of Ramadan, Uniting Church President Stuart McMillan offers his good wishes to all Australian Muslims. Read more.​

ApprovedIn Progress28/05/2018 3:46 PM
  

The May edition of Crosslight is now available online. Read it here. ​


ApprovedIn Progress7/05/2018 10:21 AM
  

The Synod of Victoria and Tasmania and other non-profit organisations have called on Australian fashion brands to sign a critical safety accord. Read more​.​

ApprovedIn Progress26/04/2018 12:05 PM
  

The Uniting Church is calling on the government to reverse cuts to critical refugee support services​. Read more

ApprovedIn Progress13/04/2018 1:49 PM
  

​The April edition of Crosslight is now available online. Read it here.​

ApprovedIn Progress5/04/2018 2:50 PM
  

Thousands joined in protest marches across Australia on Palm Sunday to call on the government to end its policy of offshore detention. Read more​.​

ApprovedIn Progress5/04/2018 2:46 PM
  

Uniting Church in Australia President Stuart McMillan has asked church members to give generously to communities affected by bushfires​. Read more.​ 

ApprovedIn Progress21/03/2018 12:08 PM
  

Moderator Sharon Hollis encourages congregations to donate generously to this year's Lenten Offering. Watch video​.

ApprovedIn Progress7/03/2018 2:54 PM
  

The Uniting Church has affirmed its opposition to all forms of discrimination at a federal government hearing on religious freedom. Read more​.

ApprovedIn Progress23/02/2018 12:07 PM
  

UnitingWorld has launched an appeal to support communities in Tonga affected by Tropical Cyclone Gita.​ Read more.

ApprovedIn Progress14/02/2018 1:55 PM
  

​The February edition of Crosslight is now out online. Read here​.

ApprovedIn Progress6/02/2018 1:52 PM
  

Hundreds of people crammed into the opening service and dedication of the Shepparton Uniting Church redevelopment. Read more.​

ApprovedIn Progress6/02/2018 1:52 PM
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