Pope's twitter hits 10-million mark
by FFE Entertainment News Staff
Pope Francis’ twitter account @Pontifex has just reached 10 million followers. The Spanish account has the biggest number of followers at 4 million, followed by the English account at 3 million and the Italian account at 1 million.
The pope welcomed the news with a tweet on Sunday:
Interest in the pope’s Twitter account surged following the Argentine pontiff’s election on March. The @Pontifex account was opened on December 12 during Pope Benedict XVI’s term.
@Pontifex is available in nine languages: English, Spanish, Italian, French, German, Portuguese, Arabic, Polish and Latin.