Vatican City, 2 June 2014 (VIS) – The Holy father received in audience:
- Mehriban Aliyeva, president of the “Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Azerbaijan.
- Eight prelates of the Zimbabwe Catholic Bishops' Conference, on their “ad limina” visit:
Archbishop Alexander Thomas Kaliyanil, S.V.D., of Bulawayo;
Bishop Xavier Johnsai Munyongani of Gweru;
Bishop Joseph Albert Serrano Anton, I.E.M.E., of Hwange;
Bishop Michael Dixon Bhasera of Masvingo;
Archbishop Robert Christopher Ndlovu of Harare;
Bishop Dieter Bernd Scholz , S.J., of Chinhoyi;
Bishop Angel Floro Martinez, I.E.M.E., of Gokwe;
Bishop Alexio Churu Muchabaiwa of Mutare.
On Saturday, 31 June, the Holy Father received in audience:
- Cardinal Marc Ouellet, prefect of the Congregation for Bishops.
- Twelve prelates of the Mexican Episcopal Conference, on their “ad limina” visit:
Archbishop Valentin Sanchez Espinosa of Puebla de los Angeles, with his auxiliaries, Bishop Eugenio Andres Lira Rugarcia, Bishop Rutilo Felipe Pozos Lorenzini, and Bishop Tomas Lopez Duran;
Bishop Teodoro Enrique Pino Miranda of Huajuapan de Leon;
Bishop Rodrigo Aguilar Martinez of Tehuacan;
Archbishop Jesus Carlos Cabrero Romero of San Luis Potosi;
Bishop Roberto Octavio Balmori Cinta, M.J., of Ciudad Valles;
Bishop Sigifredo Noriega Barcelo of Zacatecas;
Archbishop Domingo Diaz Martinez of Tulancingo;
Bishop Gerardo de Jesus Rojas Lopez of Tabasco;
Bishop Georges M. Saad Abi Younes, O.L.M., of Nuestra Senora de los Martires del Libano en Mexico of the Maronites.