This morning the Holy Father received in audience:
- His Eminence Cardinal Fernando Filoni, prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples;
- Archbishop Walmor Oliveira de Azevedo of Belo Horizonte, Brazil, president of the National Conference of Bishops of Brazil, Brazil, with:
Archbishop Jaime Spengler, O.F.M., of Porto Alegre, first vice president;
Bishop Mário Antônio da Silva of Roraima, second vice president;
Bishop Joel Portella Amado, titular of Carmeiano, auxiliary of São Sebastião do Rio de Janeiro, secretary general;
- Participants in the Fifth International Course of Formation of Catholic Military Chaplains on International Humanitarian Law
- Members of the Don Carlo Gnocchi Foundation.