I've tried explaining to you ad nauseam that I am not a fundamentlist christian. I am a Catholic. I've also tried explaining to you that as Catholics, we do not simply look at a single scripture passage and take it literally. We interpret that passage in the light of all Catholic tradition. 113 2. Read the Scripture within "the living Tradition of the whole Church". According to a saying of the Fathers, Sacred Scripture is written principally in the Church's heart rather than in documents and records, for the Church carries in her Tradition the living memorial of God's Word, and it is the Holy Spirit who gives her the spiritual interpretation of the Scripture (". . . according to the spiritual meaning which the Spirit grants to the Church"81). http://www.vatican.va/archive/ccc_css/archive/catechism/p1s1c2a3.htm I gave you the Catholic church's teaching on immigration which is it's interpretation of all of Tradition (both oral and written).