Priests for Life is conducting an online poll (scroll down) on this question:
Do you think that a mother who has had an abortion and then has given birth to other children should tell those children, at some appropriate time, that she had an abortion?A previous Priests for Life poll question on an issue of interest to our blog was:
Question: Do you think that most priests are adequately trained to treat with gentleness and compassion someone who has had an abortion?Fewer people responded to this question than to most of their online poll questions. Of those who did respond, the breakdown was:
Results: Yes: 327 No: 634They comment:
It is noteworthy that many passed on this question, which would indicate to us that even more would answer with the majority. It shows the need for ministries like ours.