Christ among the Doctors of the Law



Sunday, July 26, 2009

Fr. Edward Panlilio and Philippines political office

All Kresta and I recently discussed the case of Philippine priest Edward Panlilio holding a governorship in, and now running for the presidency of, the Philippines. Those wishing more information on the matter can begin by consulting Canon 285 of the 1983 Code, and then reading my general comments on this sort of case in the 2007 CLSA Advisory Opinions at p. 60.