Posts Tagged ‘Pope’s Twitter’

Pope Francis tweeted support New Orleans football team Comments 0

Thursday, October 17th, 2019

Pope Francis isn’t known for his love for American football but he posted a tweet that accidentally backed the New Orleans Saints. “Today we give thanks to the Lord for our new #Saints. They walked by faith and now we invoke their intercession.”  Read more Related Posts:Pope makes two major appointmentsPope Francis recognizes miracle attributed to…Why Read more

Forget about the pulpit, start tweeting says Vatican official Comments 0

Friday, November 11th, 2016

The Vatican’s top communications experts say tweeting and other social media is the way to go. Bishop Paul Tighe, a Vatican culture secretary,  says they are finding people on Twitter, Facebook, Snapchat and other all-inclusive, non-denominational digital houses of worship. Tighe has been in Lisbon for Web Summit, Europe’s largest tech conference. Before he left Read more

The Vatican’s communications revolution beyond Twitter Comments 0

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Benedict XVI launched his own Twitter feed this week (Dec. 3) to worldwide media coverage — it’s hard to resist the story of an octogenarian pontiff mixing it up with the digerati — and to considerable acclaim from church insiders. The praise was understandable. After the spate of missteps that have Read more