Vatican City, 30 September 2014 (VIS) – Today, the Holy Father received in audience Cardinal Raymundo Damasceno Assis, archbishop of Aparecida, Brazil, president of the Brazilian Episcopal Conference, accompanied by Archbishop Jose Belisario da Silva, of Sao Luis do Maranhao, deputy president, and Bishop Leonardo Ulrich Steiner, auxiliary of Brasilia, secretary general.
On Monday, 29 September, the Holy Father received in audience:
- Cardinal Lorenzo Baldisseri, secretary general of the Synod of Bishops;
- Msgr. Carlos Nannei of the prelature of Opus Dei, Argentina.