Blog: The Sea Org - They're coming for your children - 2009-07-27
In the Middle Ages, families would often give a child to the church, to become a priest or a nun. It was considered a mark of piety.
Many Scientologists have given sons and daughters to their Church – their children have joined the Sea Org. They are proud of their Sea Org children and, yes, it doesn't hurt the parents' Eligibility.
But there's a darker side of Sea Org recruitment, recently the subject of a thread on Ex-Scientologist Message Board. Here are some of the stories that were posted.