UNITING CHURCH IN TASMANIA
Welcome to the website of the Presbytery of Tasmania, and the Synod of Victoria and Tasmania – together, the Uniting Church in Tasmania.
We acknowledge the First Peoples of this land and pay our respect to their elders, past, present and emerging. We are committed to Walking Together in Covenant as First and Second Peoples.
We are a community of people committed to being faithful followers of Jesus, ready to be part of God’s plan for the reconciliation of the whole creation.
Our contemplation of God’s kindness results in the opportunity to respond to the complaints and railings of others
‘Why does God not intervene in comparable ways today when Christians are in situations of hardship and suffering?’
Few, if any of us is completely free.
From the time when Jesus was recognized by the disciples as the Messiah, he began to prepare them for his future and theirs. It was not a life of triumph and power which he presented to them. It was about suffering and death, about decisions to walk towards those...