Vatican City, 13 February 2014 (VIS) – Today, the Holy Father received in audience:
- Three prelates of the Episcopal Conference of Bulgaria on their “ad limina” visit:
- Bishop Petko Jordanov Christov of Nicopoli;
- Bishop Gheorghi Ivanov Jovcek of Sofia and Plovdiv;
- Bishop Christo Proykov, apostolic esarch of Sofia for Catholics of Byzantine-Slavic rite resident in Bulgaria.
Yesterday the Holy Father received in audience Bishop Nunzio Galantino of Cassano all'Jonio, secretary general “ad interim” of the Italian Episcopal Conference.