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Haitians mark a “very, very difficult year”

From the streets of Port-au-Prince to the hills of northern Haiti, Haitians were commemorating the anniversary of the January12, 2010 earthquake that killed some 250,000...

In wake of US shooting, religious leaders call for calm, civility

Tucson Bishop Gerald Kicanas was thousands of miles away from the shooting rampage that rocked his Arizona diocese on Saturday, January 8 but the emotional shock hit him...

Uniting Church launches Flood Appeal

In response to the devastation caused by the flooding in Queensland, a national appeal has been launched by the Assembly of the Uniting Church in Australia, in...

Churches call for peaceful vote in Sudan

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, has urged all Anglicans and Christians from other denominations to stand with the Sudanese people as that country...

Boards of Mission and Education to merge

The Uniting Church Synod of New South Wales and the ACT Standing Committee on November 27 approved the merger of its Boards of Mission and Education and the formation of...