Vatican City, 14 October 2013 (VIS) - Today, the Holy Father received in audience:
- William Lacy Swing, director general of the International Organisation for Immigration (IOM), with his wife and entourage.
- Cardinal Raffaele Farina, archivist and librarian emeritus of the Holy Roman Church.
- Archbishop Leo Boccardi, apostolic nuncio to Iran.
- Archbishop Vincenzo Pelvi, military ordinary emeritus for Italy.
- Bishop Fernando Panico of Crato, Brazil.
On Saturday, 12 October the Holy Father received in audience:
- Carlos Avila Molina, ambassador of Honduras to the Holy See, presenting his letters of credence.
- Cardinal Marc Ouellet, P.S.S., prefect of the Congregation for Bishops.