VATICAN CITY, OCT 27, 2005 (VIS) - The Holy Father today received in separate audiences:
- Kurt Beck, minister-president of Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, accompanied by his wife and an entourage.
- Cardinal William Henry Keeler, archbishop of Baltimore, U.S.A.
- Archbishop Sean Patrick O'Malley O.F.M. Cap., of Boston, U.S.A.
- Bishop Alberto Ricardo da Silva of Dili, East Timor.
- Bishop Javier Echevarria Rodriguez, prelate of the personal prelature of Opus Dei.
This evening he is scheduled to receive in audience Cardinal Crescenzio Sepe, prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples.
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