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Pope Francis meets with bishops of Tanzania during their 'ad limina' visit


(-ONLY VIDEO-) On Friday morning, Pope Francis welcomed members from the Tanzania Episcopal Conference, at the Apostolic Palace.



The nine bishops greeted and took individual pictures with the Pontiff. The Pope then gave a brief speech to the group. Afterward, he gave each one an envelope, before saying goodbye.



The nine bishops that attended the audience are:


-Msgr. Gervas John Mwasikwabhila Nyaisonga, Bishop of Dodoma
-Msgr. Salutaris Melchior Libena, Bishop of Ifakara
-Msgr. Agapiti Ndorobo, Bishop of Mahenge
-Msgr. Telesphor Mkude, Bishop of Morogoro
-Msgr. Augustine Shao, C.S.Sp., Bishop of Zanzibar
-Msgr. Paul R. Ruzoka, Bishop of Tabora
-Msgr. Ludovick Joseph Minde, Bishop of Kahama;
-Msgr. Damian Kyaruzi, Bishop of Sumbawanga
-Msgr. Eusebius Alfred Nzigilwa, Auxiliary Bishop of Dar-es-Salaam