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Coolest pope ever plays tennis in outrageous Vine

Cool Pope is cool.


Gabe Bergado

Internet Culture

Posted on Jul 8, 2015   Updated on May 28, 2021, 9:54 am CDT

We already knew that Pope Francis is a cool pope. But we didn’t realize he was this chill.

In a hilarious Vine creation from @queridoantonio, the pope breaks out his inner Serena Williams and plays some tennis with a fellow clergyman using their holy books. It’s a pretty intense rally—watch their deep concentration.

Playing tennis and making house calls, what can’t this pope do?

Photo via Aleteia Image Department/Flickr (CC BY SA 2.0)

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*First Published: Jul 8, 2015, 4:18 pm CDT