Pope’s Twitter account closing down

Posted on: 8:05 pm, February 22, 2013, by , updated on: 06:33pm, February 22, 2013

Pope Benedict

(CNN) — A holy change on Twitter. There will be no more tweets from the Pope.

Pope Benedict’s official Twitter account, @Pontifex, will be closed February 28th, according to Vatican Radio.

The pontiff will likely send out his last Tweet on Feb. 27, the day before he leaves the Vatican.

More than  2 million people follow Pope Benedict on Twitter.