Vatican Decree on Plenary Indulgence For World Youth Day Mentions “Social Communication”, Prompts Silly Headlines

From the Guardian‘s Rome correspondent Tom Kington: Vatican offers ‘time off purgatory’ to followers of Pope Francis tweets Papal court handling pardons for sins says contrite Catholics may win ‘indulgences’ by following World Youth Day on Twitter. …Indulgences these days are granted to those who carry out certain tasks – such as climbing the Sacred Steps, […]