"There can be no one who has not been profoundly affected by what has happened here this week" Reverend Jan Gould told a packed congregation in Ely tonight.
"This grief, of Karina's tragic death... has broken the heart of our community, and the healing work that is now to be done will take a very, very long time."
31-year-old Matthew Tvrdon appeared at Newport Crown Court via video link this morning.
A man appeared in court charged with the murder of Karina Menzies from Cardiff, who died following a hit and run incident on Friday.
Hundreds gather to share their grief after Friday's hit-and-run incidents at a church service in Ely.