This morning the Holy Father received in audience:
- H.E. Msgr. Aldo Cavalli, titular archbishop of Vibo Valentia, apostolic nuncio in the Netherlands; Holy See Permanent Representative at the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons;
- H.E. Mr. Evo Morales Ayma, president of the Plurinational State of Bolivia, and entourage;
- His Eminence Cardinal Fernando Filoni, prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelisation of Peoples;
- H.E. Msgr. Luis Francisco Ladaria Ferrer, S.J., prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith;
- H.E. Msgr. Angelo Accattino, titular archbishop of Sabiona, apostolic nuncio in Bolivia, with family members;
- Artists of the “Christmas Concert”.