Vatican`s YouTube Channel

24 01 2009

ROME, Italy (CNN) — Pope Benedict XVI launched his own channel on YouTube Friday in an effort to use new technology to reach a younger audience.

“With the YouTube platform, we now have the capacity to give young people direct access to the thinking, to the thoughts, to the words and deeds of the pope,” said Monsignor Paul Tighe, secretary of the Pontifical Council. “That allows them to share that with their friends.”

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I am so happy and will subscribe right away.  Here is a nice little video from their channel about the evolution of the Vatican`s use of media technology.  I also thought the video of the Holy Father blessing lambs was adorable.  Here is the channel.Vatican youtube



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