Vatican Tweet Book

VATICAN CITY — Are you a Vatican junkie? Don’t have enough feeds streaming into your Tweetdeck or on Facebook?

Well, today’s your lucky day as we’ve combed through our “little black book” of Vatican VIPs and compiled a few of them for you.  Most are in English, some multi-language so follow where your linguistic abilities allow.

pontifeex@Pontifex  The official Twitter page of His Holiness Pope Francis

terza loggia@TerzaLoggia  The official Twitter page of the Secretariat of State.greg burke@GregBurkeRome  Senior Adviser for Communications, Secretariat of State

logo_news_va_twitter_VAT2_normal@news_va_en   Vatican media: CTV, Osservatore Romano, Pontifical Council for Social Communications, Vatican Radio, Press Office, Vatican website, V.I.S. is a service provided by the Pontifical Council for Social Communications in cooperation with the media offices of the Vatican.

LOR-seal-name_normal@LOsservatoreUSA     USA edition of L’Osservatore Romano, the Vatican newspaper, now printed by Our Sunday Visitor.

ossromano@oss_romano    (Italian)  L’Osservatore Romano, the Vatican newspaper.

Basic RGB@Pope2YouVatican   Pope2You – A social network project by the Pontifical Council for Social Communications

pccs@PCCS_VA       Pontifical Council for Social Communications from the Holy See

uffliturgiche@UCEPO    (Italian) The office of Papal Liturgical Ceremonies (Ufficio delle Celebrazioni Liturgiche del Sommo Pontefice)

culture council@VaticanCultura   Pontifical Council for Culture’s aggregator of online updates. Not monitored.

0ravasi3_normal@CardRavasi_en  President of the Pontifical Council for Culture, Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi

year of faith@Year_of_Faith   Official Twitter account of the Year of Faith of the Promotion of the New Evangelization

casinovifototwitter_normal@CasinaPioIV   News from the Pontifical Academy of Sciences and the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences

vat observ@VaticanObserv    The Vatican Observatory is the astronomical observatory of the Vatican City State. Founded in 1891, our history goes back to the Gregorian Calendar of 1582.

funes@JoseGFunesSJ      Jesuit Father Jose Funes. Director of the Vatican Observatory

broguy@specolations      Jesuit Brother Guy Consolmagno. Astronomer at the Vatican Observatory

caritas@iamCARITAS    Caritas Internationalis. The humanitarian and development organization of the Catholic Church

pontifcal foundation@acn_intl_org    Aid to the Church in Need is a Pontifical Foundation: Our Mission is to Help Persecuted and Oppressed Christians Worldwide with Prayer, Information and Action.

PontMissionsS-twitter_normal@1missionfamily   The Pontifical Mission Societies have, as their primary purpose, the promotion of a universal missionary spirit

cnewa@CNEWA      Catholic Near East Welfare Association is a papal agency for humanitarian and pastoral support for the Middle East, Northeast Africa, India and Eastern Europe.

usaholysee@USinHolySee    Official twitter account of the United States Embassy to the Holy See

ukholy see@UKinHolySee   The official twitter account of the British Embassy to the Holy See.


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vatican radio englishVatican Radio – English Section

swiss guardThe Pontifical Swiss Guard

patronsThe Patrons of the Arts in the Vatican Museums


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One Response to Vatican Tweet Book

  1. Wonderful list… thanks for pulling this together! Good to know Franciscan Media isn’t the only one with numerous Twitter accounts!
    – @BarbaraKB

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