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Pope Benedict XVI posts 1st official tweet

Published by pratyushkp on July 1st, 2011 - in Social, Technology

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By typing the message himself on an iPad, Pope Benedict XVI posted his first official tweet on Tuesday.

The tweet reads: “Praised be our Lord Jesus Christ! With my prayers and blessings, Benedictus XVI.

The Vatican had confirmed the pope’s tweet, announcing the launch of, a Vatican news and information site.

The Vatican first entered the world of social media as it unveiled a Facebook page dedicated to the upcoming beatification of Pope John Paul II in March.

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