El lenguaje digital en el magisterio del Papa Francisco

Translated title of the contribution: The digital language in the teaching of Pope Francis

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Language is a fundamental aspect of communication, which evolves and adapts to the changes of human thought. The church also employs language to deliver its message, hence the way it commu-nicates with its followers determines its effectiveness. Pope Francis is the first Latin American Pope in history and his election in 2013 meant a unprecedented fact that changed multiple paradigms in the pontificate. Therefore, its necessary to describe the use of digital language in Pope Francis’ teaching. This is carried out through a study of content analysis under a documentary methodology. The result unveils new expressions used by the pontiff according to the recipients of the message, the symbolic structure of the terms used and their meanings.
Translated title of the contributionThe digital language in the teaching of Pope Francis
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)113-136
Number of pages24
JournalUIsrael Revista científica
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 13 Jan 2020


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