MERCY WITH MISERY: Pope Repeats Abortion Is a Grave Sin; But Lifts Restriction, Permits Priests to Grant Absolution

By | 2018-01-17T13:54:01+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Why Do Catholics Do That?|

Catholic priests may now grant absolution to penitents who confess to having procured an abortion.  Let me explain:  Yes, abortion is still gravely wrong. Abortion--having one, performing one, or paying for one--is a mortal sin