By challenging millennials to set goals for the betterment of the world, he has encouraged young people to take a stand by integrating faith and service.
Pope Francis tries to meet millennials where they are and take them on a faith journey to where they need to be, and social media is part of that journey, serving as a conduit that can elevate the conversation and drive them to a higher calling of inspiration and passion.
As many millennials will be tuned in this week to get their social media fix, one thing is clear: @Pontifex will be there with another daily dose of inspiration.
Commentary by Deacon Kevin Bagley, Director of Verbum, the Catholic branch of Faithlife Corporation. Faithlife publishes and creates electronic tools and resources for Bible study.