Trinity Western and the Fight for Religious Freedom

Posted June 29, 2018 4:46 pm by John Paul Meenan, Editor

Trinity Western and the Fight for Religious Freedom

Perhaps you have not heard of the bad news on the religious freedom front, this time from out west, but it comes with a tinge of hope: two weeks ago, Friday, Trinity Western University, an evangelical Christian institution in Langley, British Columbia, was denied by the Supreme Court of Canada the right to offer law degrees, due to their discriminatory (in the eyes of seven of the nine Justices) “covenant” policy, which requires students to sign a pledge that they will refrain from sexual activity, except that which is within a marital covenant.
Now, by “marital covenant,” the evangelical Christians at TWU mean heterosexualmarriage,

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