6 religious freedom controversies from this week
Every day this week, we saw religious debates in the hot seat:
Monday: The United Methodist Church ruled that the consecration of an openly gay bishop was against the law.
Tuesday: Kansas City Archdiocese disavows the Girl Scouts over abortion promotion and their relationship with Planned Parenthood.
Wednesday: An Alabama governor signed a law allowing faith-based adoption agencies to turn away gay couples.
Thursday: President Trump signed an executive order promoting religious liberties.
Friday: An Iowa governor signed legislation banning abortions after the fifth month of pregnancy, and the state Supreme Court immediately halted it.
Canada has their problems, too: A polygamist stood trial for his relations with 24 women.