Vatican Tweets About Batman! Is This Proof That The Dark Knight Is The Church’s Favorite Superhero?

Those of you who are adamant that Batman is the greatest and most revered of all the superheroes the world has to offer can pat yourselves on the back and smile smugly as it seems that the Catholic Church has given him the thumbs up too. On Thursday night one of the Vatican’s primary Twitter accounts tweeted a story about Batman and it also appeared on the Vatican Communications Office website! Continue Reading

Pope Benedict XVI Sends His First Ever Tweet

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A little while ago it was reported that the head of the Catholic Church Pope Benedict XVI would be joining social media platform Twitter. Now we can bring you the 85-year old Pope’s first ever tweet!!

Pope Benedict XVI’s Twitter account went live on December 3rd and since then, it has garnered more than 667,000 followers!

The footage shows the Pope, who still prefers hand-writing documents, using an iPad to send out the historical message. It said; “Dear friends, I am pleased to get in touch with you through Twitter. Thank you for your generous response. I bless all of you from my heart.”Continue Reading

Pope Benedict XVI Expected To Join Twitter In The Very Near Future

These days every man, woman, child and often their pets have a Twitter account, the celebs have been at it for a long time and politicians are often getting themselves into strife (much to our amusement) by tweeting before they think.

It usually isn’t considered newsworthy when someone in the public eye signs up to the social media platform – however every now and then someone totally unexpected will join and get everyone murmuring WTF…

Like the news that head of the Catholic Church, Pope Benedict XVI, is set to join Twitter by the end of this year – now that is worth talking about!

A Vatican spokesman Rev. Federico Lombardi told the Associated Press that the 85-year-old pope will be setting up a personal Twitter account and using it to keep his followers up to date!Continue Reading