Instagram is everywhere—including Vatican City.
Pope Francis joined Twitter three years ago and has gained nearly 9 million followers. For his next communications venture, he branched out to Instagram.
An hour after signing up, the BBC reported that he had gained 10,000 followers. Here’s his first post, which was uploaded on Saturday:
A photo posted by Pope Francis (@franciscus) on
The pope has chosen “Franciscus” as his handle, which means “Francis” in Latin.