Father-Priests in PH Seek Papal Blessing

 Father Elmer Cajilig with his common law wife Kristine and their children (Source: Reuters/Erik De Castro)

Father Elmer Cajilig with his common law wife Kristine and their children (Source: Reuters/Erik De Castro)

Although celibacy is not expected to be directly raised during the Pope's visit to the Philippines this week, some priests who have fathered children hope that the pontiff will in time listen to their pleas for change, reports Yahoo News/Reuters.