NEVER MISS A STORY: GET THE PIX11 NEWS APP FOR IMPORTANT UPDATES

OMG! Pope Francis takes a selfie

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

OMG! Pope Francis takes a selfie

The social media-savvy pontiff is getting in on a social media staple and his fans love it – he’s now taking ‘selfies.’

The pontiff posed for a quick cellphone photo with a group of teenagers at the Vatican on Wednesday.

Pope Francis met with about 500 young people at St. Peter’s basilica during a private audience.

The leader of the Catholic Church has been popular with the young people so far, and stays active on Twitter where he has nearly three million followers.