Pope on Twitter

Pope Francis' Social Media Revolution: Still a Long Way to 'Vatican 2.0'

Alessandro Bonzio | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Tech
Alessandro Bonzio

On 27 October Pope Francis celebrated his account's ten millionth worldwide follower with a tweet. Such an engagement with new technologies may indeed be a truly important step on the Church's path to renovation... However, it also entails a much greater challenge; one that the Vatican might not be entirely prepared to take up.

So, What DID The Pope's First Tweet Say?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.12.2012 | UK

It wasn't a link to favourite gif, or a request for a member of One Direction to "follow back", but the pope's first tweet was simple message of goodw...

Pope On Twitter: Here's 13 Things He Won't Be Saying

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK

Pope Benedict XVI is to christen his new Twitter account with 140 holy characters this week. The first tweet, planned for midday on Wednesday, wil...

'No One Will Put Words In His Mouth.. He'll Tweet What He Wants'

Posted 03.12.2012 | UK

In a wholly modern venture, Pope Benedict XVI has joined Twitter - using the handle @pontifex. Greg Burke, senior media advisor to the Vatican, ex...