RON Sonners struggled with his emotions as he dealt with the fallout from his community church being listed for sale.
The Central Highlands resident, who is part of the Hamilton parish, tried to stop the motion to sell property, but his attempt at yesterday’s Anglican Diocese of Tasmania Synod did not win support.
“Losing the building in which we worship will have a serious impact on the parish,” Mr Sonners said.
“We have wounds from a former paedophile priest which are just healing and we are slowly getting people back into the church.
“I do not accept that we are unviable as a parish.
“This vote does not shake my faith and we will continue