Pope twitter account @Pontifex handle has crossed 100000 followers

So the Pope also joined the social network giant Twitter. POP will be tweeting [email protected] handle.Pope joined the twitter inspite of many reservations about the ¬†Internet.
Pope twitter account @Pontifex handle has crossed 100000 followers
Twitter reported that the Pope account was genuine.The account has large follower of about 100,000 without any tweet and after just few hours of launch.