What is the Catholic position on immigration? To judge from the Main Stream Media headlines, the Church demands Open Borders and mass immigration. Indeed, in what would be a cheap and hypocritical stunt, the first Latin American pontiff, Pope Francis, expressed a desire to cross the U.S.-Mexican border.
Speaking to reporters on an airplane, Pope Francis said that “To enter the United States from the border with Mexico would be a beautiful gesture of brotherhood and support for immigrants.”
Pope Francis: Crossing Into U.S. From Mexico Would Be A ‘Beautiful Gesture’, By Roque Planas, Huffington Post, January 20, 2015
Of course, such a symbolic crossing would be in a spot carefully selected for maximum publicity, probably with pre-selected illegal aliens as extras in the papal spectacle. It would be a media circus planned to make the U.S. look oppressive and the Pope to look noble.