On December 12, 2012 Pope Benedict XVI made history by becoming the first Pope to use twitter. His first tweet read, “Dear Friends, I am please to get in touch with you through Twitter. Thank you for your generous response. I bless all of you from my heart.”
Pope Benedict XVI, @pontifex, has over 1,580,000 followers. The Pope has reached out to many of his followers and answered their questions. Let’s take a look at some of the most inspirational words of wisdom that the Pope has offered.