How did it come to this?
According to a new survey, out of twenty-five professions, only eight ranked lower in terms of respect than Priests / Ministers.
54% of respondents had a “Great deal” or “Fair amount” of respect for clergy.
The professions held in lower regard were:
Building Contractors 43%
Business Executives 28%
Car salesmen 14%
Clergy ranked equal with Actors / Artists.