Vatican City, 15 December 2014 (VIS) – Today, the Holy Father received in audience:
- Dragan Covic, Croatian member of the presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and entourage;
- Archbishop Aldo Cavalli, apostolic nuncio in Malta and Libya;
- Archbishop Edgar Pena Parra, apostolic nuncio in Pakistan;
- Dennis Anthony Savoie, ambassador of Canada to the Holy See, presenting his letters of credence;
- Cardinal Leonardo Sandri, prefect of the Congregation for the Oriental Churches;
- Don Pier Giorgio Perini, founder of the Parish Cells of Evangelisation.
On Saturday, 13 December the Holy Father received in audience:
- Cardinal Marc Ouellet, P.S.S., prefect of the Congregation for Bishops;
- Matteo Renzi, prime minister of Italy, with his wife and entourage;
- Archbishop George Kocherry, apostolic nuncio in Bangladesh;
- Cardinal Sean Patrick O'Malley, archbishop of Boston, U.S.A.;
- George Weigel.