Pope Francis joins Instagram

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Pope Francis joins Instagram

Pope Francis has begun to post images to Instagram.

The 79-year-old Pontiff is posting under the name 'franciscus' and he already has over 60,000 followers at the time fo writing.

The first image posted is a photo of the Pope praying accompanied with the simple message 'Pray for me' in a number of languages.

The Pope joined Twitter under the handle 'Pontifex' in 2012 and has almost nine million followers on that network.