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Pope blesses Twitter, Facebook to spread Church teachings

Pope Benedict XIV urges Catholics to go forth on social networks and multiply the church's messages of faith.

By Jan. 24, 2013

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Pope on Twitter: 187,000 followers (so far), not one tweet

Pope Benedict XVI has joined Twitter and is logging followers at a breakneck pace more than a week before he is scheduled to post his first tweet.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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Vatican smoke signals: The science behind the smoke

White smoke indicates that a new pope has been chosen, while black smoke signifies no decision. But where does the color come from?

By Mar. 12, 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 Jul. 16, 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 Dec. 3, 2012

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#askpontifex meme takes off before pope's first tweet

Questions for the pontiff range from earnest to rude and cover a wide spectrum of topics from faith to "The Cosby Show."

By Dec. 5, 2012

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The pope gets an iPod

By Mar. 3, 2006

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Papal Mercedes-Benz to appear at Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance

The 16th Annual Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance will feature a Mercedes-Benz 600 Pullman landaulet built specially for Pope Paul VI.

By Feb. 25, 2011

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Tweet Jesus! Pope starts tweeting on iPad

Pope Benedict XVI has started tweeting to the faithful with an iPad. Is Angry Birds next?

By Jun. 29, 2011

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Pope sends first papal tweet using an iPad, too holy to play Angry Birds

His Holiness the Pope has launched the Vatican's new website by tweeting the holiest of tweets. It was sent using an iPad, but we doubt the Pope will be doing much else with it.

By Jun. 29, 2011