Christian Lawyers need not Apply

Despite the Supreme Court recently deciding in favor of the Colorado baker, religious freedom in the US seems to be increasingly fragile.  Glance to the north; Canada is often a bellwether of what could come .

Sprawling across 157 acres of British Columbia, is a liberal arts university connected with the Evangelical Free Church of Canada.  By secular officials’ own estimation, Trinity Western University stands as one of Canada’s premier educational institutions, home to 4000 students.  Despite being the largest privately funded liberal arts school in all of Canada, it is now officially forbidden to train lawyers. Canada’s Supreme Court just decided 7-2 that because the school covenant prohibits  students from engaging in sexual relations outside of a 1-man, 1-woman marriage, TWU is not allowed to start a law school.

Author: Keith Rohrer

Husband, Dad, Grandpa, Gospel-lover, churchplanter, pastor, woodworker, biker.

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