The Vatican has launched an investigation after the Pope’s Instagram account official page liked a raunchy picture of a scantily clad Brazilian bikini model, Natalia Garibotto.
The photo of the Brazilian model who was wearing a racy outfit along with the caption, “I can teach you a thing or two,” was liked by Pope Francis verifies Instagram account.
However, after the photo went viral, the photo was unliked last week, according to the Catholic News Agency.
The Brazilian model, immediately took to Twitter to celebrate the pope’s supposed endorsement, as she tweeted, “At least I’m going to heaven.”
In another tweet, the model wrote: “Brb on my way to the Vatican.”
Speaking with Barstool Sports, the Brazilian model said: “My mum may hate my ass pics but the Pope be double-tapping.”
In a statement, the Catholic News Agency said: “The picture “liked” by Pope Francis’ verified account, Franciscus, features Brazilian model and Twitch streamer Natalia Garibotto wearing a lingerie outfit that resembles a school uniform. Garibotto’s mostly-uncovered posterior is visible in the picture. The exact time of the “like” is unclear, but it was visible and reported by news outlets on November 13.”
The photograph was unliked on November 14, after CNA asked the Holy See Press Office for comment. An official for the Holy See Press Office declined to comment on the event.”
Sources close to the Vatican leadership revealed that an internal investigation is ongoing to determine how the photo was was liked on Instagram.