By Evelyn Ring
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Eight out of 10 priests believe they should be allowed to marry.
And six out of 10 who took part in a national radio survey believe women should be ordained priests.
Newstalk invited 320 priests to participate in the survey and 114 responded. Most (96%) had been serving members for 10 years or more. Many (65%) felt their reputations have been damaged by abuse scandals in the Church.
Meanwhile, 75% of priests feel Enda Kenny’s criticisms of the Vatican were undeserved.
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