September 4, 2008

Vatican Information Service Bulletin

The following, in it's entirety, is a copyrighted transcript of the Vatican Information Service.

SUMMARY:


AUDIENCES

VATICAN CITY, 4 SEP 2008 (VIS) - The Holy Father today received in separate audiences:

  - Archbishop Janusz Bolonek, apostolic nuncio to Bulgaria.

  - Archbishop Francesco Gioia O.F.M. Cap., emeritus of Camerino - San Severino Marche, Italy, and pontifical delegate for the Basilica of St. Anthony in Padua, Italy.

  - Chou-seng Tou, ambassador of the Republic of China on his farewell visit.

  - Algirdas Saudargas, ambassador of Lithuania on his farewell visit.

  - Fr. Jose G. Funes S.J., director of the Vatican Observatory.

 

OTHER PONTIFICAL ACTS

 VATICAN CITY, 4 SEP 2008 (VIS) - The Holy Father appointed Fr. Enrique Eguia Segui, pastor of the parish of "Nuestra Senora de la Esperanza" in Buenos Aires, Argentina, as auxiliary of the archdiocese of Buenos Aires (area 203, population 2,815,000, Catholics 2,578,000, priests 878, permanent deacons 6, religious 2,352). The bishop-elect was born in Buenos Aires in 1962 and ordained a priest in 1988.

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