Vatican City, 9 May 2014 (VIS) – Today, the Holy Father received in audience:

- Eight prelates of the Bishops' Conference of Ethiopia and Eritrea on their “ad limina” visit:

Bishop Angelo Moreschi, S.D.B., apostolic vicar of Gambella;

Bishop Woldetensae Ghebreghiorghis, O.F.M. Cap., apostolic vicar of Harar;

Bishop Woldeghiorghis Matheos, apostolic vicar of Hosanna;

Bishop Markos Gebremedhin, C.M., apostolic vicar of Jimma-Bonga;

Bishop Abraham Desta, apostolic vicar of Meki;

Bishop Varghese Thottamkara, C.M., apostolic vicar of Nekemte;

Bishop Tsegaye Keneni Derera, apostolic vicar of Soddo;

Fr. Angelo Antonini, O.F.M. Cap., apostolic prefect of Robe.

- Archbishop Jose Luis Escobar Alas of San Salvador, president of the Episcopal Conference of El Salvador, and entourage.