The vote last Wednesday was backed by parties across the political spectrum and has the effect of severing the connection between Norway and the Church of Norway, making Norway a secular state.
Svein Arne LindÃ¸, chair of the church council, welcomed the decision which is the result of an agreement signed between the government and the church in 2008. ...
Previous to this the church of Norway separated from Bible Christianity.
So in one sense the state and the church are not separate. In fact they are both Liberal and far away from Bible doctrines and ethics.