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pontifex

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Vatican reactivates pope's @Pontifex Twitter account

The pope's Twitter handle is live again as Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio steps up to lead the Catholic Church and sends his first tweet.

By March 13, 2013

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Holy tweet! The pope comes to Twitter with @pontifex

The denizen of the Vatican has tweeted once before, but will now have his own username through which to share spiritual thoughts.

By December 3, 2012

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The Web can make you lose your religion, study says

Research published in the MIT Technology Review offers that there seems a direct link between increased use of the Internet and a decline in religious dedication.

By April 6, 2014

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The 404 1,382: Where there's a ghost in the machine (podcast)

An interview with a girl who can sense the emotions of machines, Xbox One preorders get delivered early, Amazon offers Sunday delivery, and "404" is the top word of 2013!

By November 11, 2013

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Cut your time in purgatory by following pope on Twitter

If you need an indulgence for your sins, follow the pontiff at Catholic World Youth Day. But your click should come from the heart.

By July 16, 2013

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The new papacy and new media

Cardinals at the conclave to choose a new pope were told to surrender their cell phones, but smartphones, tablets, and social media proved key to yesterday's big papal announcement.

By March 14, 2013

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Pope Francis spurs hundreds of domain name registrations

Just hours after the world's new Roman Catholic leader is named, more than 600 domain names are registered at GoDaddy with keywords such as Pope, Bergoglio, and Habemus Papam.

By March 13, 2013

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Pope's tweets dissolved

Last week, the Vatican announced that the pope's postings to Twitter would end upon his official retirement day. His tweets have been summarily removed.

By February 28, 2013

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After resigning from papacy, Pope leaves Twitter

According to Vatican Radio, Pope Benedict XVI's time on Twitter will come to a close when he ends his reign as Pope next week.

By February 22, 2013

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Blessed are they who follow as the pope starts tweeting

Pope Benedict XVI reaches out to the faithful and other followers, using the @pontifex Twitter account for spiritual questions and answers.

By December 12, 2012