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Jesus was the world's first tweeter: Vatican

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Jesus Christ was the world's first tweeter because his pronouncements were "brief and full of meaning", Vatican cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi said Wednesday. 

A smartphone showing the first Twitter message sent by Pope Benedict XVI from the Vatican in Rome, on December 12, 2012.

Christ "used tweets before everyone else, with elementary phrases made up of fewer than 45 characters like 'Love one another'", said Ravasi, the Vatican's equivalent of a culture minister.

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