NOW THAT’S FUNNY
He already has a Facebook page, with over 35,000 likes. Now the Pope is tweeting daily during Lent to get his message out to the younger generation and the social media set.
I got all excited when I read this, because I’m on Twitter, too, and I’m a Catholic. Lent is a time to seek a deepened relationship with God, and if the Pope thinks Twitter can help me do that, I’m in.
The Pope is tweeting his Lenten messages on @Pope2YouVatican. The one from today says “The Lenten season offers us once again an opportunity to reflect upon the very heart of Christian life: charity. #Lent
The Pope uses hashtags! He’s holy AND media savvy!