Dear Mr. VP,
As a Catholic, you are supposed to think this man, Pope Francis, is the spokesperson for God. He actually has a line to God, or something like that. It follows that what he says is God’s word, and therefore I’d think it would be important for devout Catholics to listen and follow said word.
Given that, I’m about to level an accusation that you are a cafeteria Catholic. You’re in good company: virtually no one in the world follows every Catholic doctrine, including the 86% of U.S. Catholics who think it is morally acceptable to use birth control, and the 72% who believe it is morally acceptable to have sex outside of marriage.
In your case, let’s talk about immigration. Here’s what the Pope has to say: