Vatican City, 21 January 2016 (VIS) – Today, the Holy Father received in audience:
- Archbishop Eliseo Antonio Ariotti, apostolic nuncio in Paraguay;
- Robert Compaore, ambassador of Burkina Faso, presenting his credential letters;
- Bishop Ruben Oscar Frassia of Avellaneda-Lanus, Argentina;
- Friars from the Abbey of the Tre Fontane in Rome, with the lambs that will be blessed on the feast of St. Agnes, and whose wool will be used to weave the pallium the Holy Father will impose upon the metropolitan archbishops on 29 June, solemnity of Sts. Peter and Paul.