People of Northwest Public Radio
Wed January 23, 2013
Amidst Church Scandals, Who Still Joins The Priesthood
Originally published on Wed January 23, 2013 11:18 am
A decade after news of the sex abuse scandal in the Boston archdiocese of the Catholic Church broke, reports of abuse continue to emerge. The number of priests in the U.S. is in rapid decline, raising questions about who still chooses the job and how the work has changed after high-profile abuse scandals.