Plabaras de Papa:
"Citing his own national heritage as an immigrant and his Argentine roots, Francis reminded his audience that undocumented migrants were human beings. At times this summer, the millions of people living in the shadows in the United States have been singled out in the heat of the presidential campaign.
“We, the people of this continent, are not fearful of foreigners, because most of us were once foreigners,” he said, as Vice President Joe Biden and Republican House Speaker John Boehner, both Catholics, looked on.
“I say this to you as the son of immigrants, knowing that so many of you are also descended from immigrants,” Francis told the audience of senators, lawmakers, top military brass, Supreme Court justices and officials on the floor of the House."