Catholic church-goers may find their weekly worship mixed with politics as priests and bishops in major dioceses plan to preach in support of immigration reform on Sunday, according to a Pew Research Center report.
Biblical teachings on social justice are prompting
Catholic leaders to support a proposed overhaul of U.S. immigration
laws. Demographics are also a factor considering almost 60 percent of U.S. Catholics are Hispanic, according to a New York Times report.
The House of Representatives has 136 Catholic members including Speaker John Boehner, according to Pew.