Thursday, 22 June 2017
by leave—I move :
That the Senate—
(a) notes that 22 June 2017 is the 40th anniversary of the service of inauguration of the Uniting Church in Australia;
(c) congratulates the Uniting Church on attaining this significant milestone;
(d) recognises the contribution of the Uniting Church, its agencies and its members have made to Australian society since its founding;
(e) acknowledges that the Uniting Church has chosen togetherness in faith to be of utmost importance, with members committed to living as one diverse community, despite often differing views; and
(f) expresses its hope that the Uniting Church continues to experience renewal in faith and its mission of unity as it celebrates 40 years as a uniquely Australian church.
Question agreed to.