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Pope Francis is now officially on Instagram!

Francis' Instagram debut will mark his second major social media presence after Twitter.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: March 19, 2016 5:28 pm
Pope Francis, pope Francis Instagram, Pope Instagram, Pope francis on Instagram, Pope on Instagram Pope Francis give the thumbs-up from the popemobile during a parade around the Ellipse near the White House in Washington, Wednesday. (Source: AP)

Pope Francis has officially joined the popular photo-sharing social network platform Instagram on Saturday! The Pope posted his debut picture on Instagram under the handle ‘franciscus’. He already has over 2 lakh followers.

Founded in 2010, Instagram has around 400 million users worldwide and growing.

Francis’ Instagram debut will mark his second major social media presence after Twitter. His Twitter account (@Pontifex) with around 9 million followers has a variety of religious messages but very few photos.

Perhaps joining Instagram will give him an opportunity to visually communicate his messages to his followers across the globe.

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