TORONTO, May 9, 2014 /CNW/ - The United Church of Canada has posted a public statement on its website, marking today's National Day of Honour for those who served in Canada's military mission in Afghanistan.
In part the statement reads, "To all who served, to all who died, and to all who waited at home, may today's honouring be a tender reminder of the everlasting dream that all of God's creation will one day live in peace."
To read the full text of the statement, please go to:
SOURCE: United Church of Canada
For further information: Mary-Frances Denis, The United Church of Canada, Tel: 416-231-7680 ext. 2016, Cell: 416-400-7273, E-mail: [email protected]