Monday, March 29, 2004

American Ad Limina Visits Began Today

The Holy Father today received in separate audiences:

- Six prelates from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops on their "ad limina" visit:

- Archbishop John Francis Donoghue of Atlanta.

- Bishop Robert Joseph Baker of Charleston, accompanied by Bishop emeritus David Bernard Thompson.

- Bishop Peter Joseph Jugis of Charlotte, accompanied by Bishop emeritus William George Curlin.

- Bishop Francis Joseph Gossman of Raleigh.