Does abortion merit eternal damnation?

Does it condemn a girl/woman to eternal damnation?


It can. To freely choose to have an abortion is a mortal sin and excommunicated from the Church. But if one is repentant and confesses this sin, one can be absovled and reinstated in the Church.

Fr. Vincent Serpa, O.P.

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