The government will no longer have a minister of churches, and the state will no longer be responsible for the appointment of bishops and deans. Instead, Norway will treat all religions and philosophies equally.
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Comment: There are multiple traditions to be overcome that have grown over centuries, thus producing numerous facts of injustice, privileges without basis and so on. The pressure caused by the young generations as well as the growing immigration by civilians from foreign cultural backgrounds are forcing the political leaders to watch carefully over equal treatment and justice towards the entire population. Norway, indeed, earns the title of a positive showcase in many respects …. (web editorial team)
"No more official religion for Norway"