According to Gallop, Americans rate the honesty and ethical standards of the medical profession— nurses, pharmacists, and doctors — the highest of the 21 professions tested. Since 1999, Nurses continue to enjoy the highest trust of the public.
It’s obvious that Ministers have a serious “reputation problem” as trust in the profession continues to decline. I submit that this is now a “status confessionis” issue for the true church. But more on that later.