NEWS: Corrective Services Minister Margaret Quirk announced the final membership of the Corrective Services Advisory Council in State Parliament today.
MEDIA RELEASE: The Uniting Church in Australia has today commended the Federal Government for its latest efforts towards banning nuclear weapons.
At the 2008 KUCA Camp Out over $5000 was raised toward leadership development in West Papua.
Kerry Enright, Director Uniting Church Overseas Aid, has today written to the Australian Minister for Foreign Affairs to indicate the support of the Uniting Church for the removal of the present policy restricting Australian aid funding for activities that involve access to and information about contraception and safe pregnancy terminations.
Today in Jerusalem, at the launch of a worldwide week of action for peace in Israel and Palestine, different churches have come together for an ecumenical service giving thanks for “every church and parish around the world that is praying with us this day for peace”.
Media release: The Uniting Church in Australia has today called on the Australian Government to address the humanitarian crisis affecting Iraq, even though Australian troops are on the way home.
Rev Corinus Berotabui, Moderator of the Evangelical Christian Church in Papua, has died in a Jakarta hospital, after being ill for some months with lung cancer. The President of the Uniting Church in Australia, Gregor Henderson, today sent a letter to the people of Papua expressing the condolences of the Church.
Aboriginal leader Lowitja O’Donoghue kicked off Reconciliation Week with her swansong address at St Peter’s Anglican Cathedral in Adelaide on May 27 2008.