If you believe the Pope is God’s rep on Earth, you can now get the word from above in 140 characters or less.
Pope Benedict XVI has joined the masses on Twitter, using the microblogging service for the first time yesterday.
“Dear Friends, I just launched News.va. Praised be our Lord Jesus Christ! With my prayers and blessings, Benedictus XVI,” the pontiff tweeted.
The new Vatican portal brings together various print and broadcast news streams into one site.