Power of the Church: Rule and Ruin Lives
So the Mormon church poured tons of money into passing Prop 8 in California. Turns out the Catholic church issued orders to parish priests: instruct your parishioners to vote yes on 8. One didn't. So not only did the Church suspend him (thus depriving him of a living -- wages, benefits, shelter, and all), but it torpedoed his chances to get a job with a faith-based organization working on behalf of poor people in California.
'Splain this "Christianity" to me again, somebody. 'Cause from here it just looks ... wrong.