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Pope is tops on Facebook

by Carla Hinton Published: December 10, 2013

Pope Francis tops the list of trending Facebook topics.

Why doesn’t this surprise me?

Ever since the start of his papacy in March, Pope Francis has captured the world’s attention. Most of the fascination with him centers around his forthright manner and statements.

However his decisions to reject  living in a lavish papal residence and other such notions that point to his humility, have caused people to wonder about him (in a good way, it seems) — and chatter about it.

Read more about it:

Huffington Post’s Religion blog: Pope Francis Wins Facebook!

Washington Post’s On Faith blog: Pope Francis tops Facebook’s list of most-talked-about topics



Carla Hinton

Religion Editor

by Carla Hinton
Religion Editor
Carla Hinton, an Oklahoma City native, joined The Oklahoman in 1986 as a National Society of Newspaper Editors minority intern. She began reporting full-time for The Oklahoman two years later and has served as a beat writer covering a wide...
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