This is a free app to help you follow all the happenings of our beloved Pope Francis. I discovered this app right before his election and I was thrilled to see the live footage of the smoke announcing that we had a new Pope. Read on to find out about its features.
Live- watch any live events such as Holy Mass, Pastoral Conferences
Events-see the upcoming events for this week and set a reminder to watch events live from the Pope App.
From the Pope- read his latest homilies and text from his speeches and audiences.
News- get the latest news from the Vatican radio, Osservatore Romano, Vatican Information Service, and the Vatican Press Office.
Images- beautiful pictures of our Pope from his latest events.
Video- Watch the latest events, Holy Mass, and homilies of Pope Francis.
Webcams- see live video feeds from St. Peter’s square, Blessed John Paul’s tomb, Dome of St. Peter, Governorate, St. Peter’s Basilica, and Castle Gandolfo.
Links- connect with the Pontifical Twitter account, Vatican News and website, and many other Vatican agencies.
The app is available in iOS and Android version. One thing I would have preferred is a live twitter feed within the app in addition to the link to their twitter account. Overall it’s a pretty informative and useful app!