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The Uniting Church in Australia mourns the deaths of those caught up in the hostage-taking incident in a café in Sydney's Martin Place.
Welcome to the September edition of National Update with latest news from the Assembly.
The Acting General Secretary of the Uniting Church in Australia Rev. Glenda Blakefield has joined other religious leaders in condemning last week's attack on a Jewish family in the Sydney suburb of Bondi.
On 14 February 2013 former Uniting Church peace advocate Joy Balazo received one of the highest international church honours - the World Methodist Council Peace Award.
The award was presented by Bishop Ivan Abrahams, General Secretary of the World Methodist Council at a ceremony at Sydney's Wesley Mission that was presided over by the President of the Uniting Church's Assembly Rev. Professor Andrew Dutney.