The web opens up a world of possibilities and this year that includes streaming the Pope's Christmas Eve Mass, live on the web.
The Vatican's official website, www.news.va will carry the Pope's Mass online. In fact, one can even choose to listen to the Mass in one of five major languages.
Then, there's also the Vatican's YouTube channel, www.youtube.com/vatican There, one can also see the Mass online, but only in Italian, with no simultaneous translation.
As usual, ROME REPORTS will have the best images and summaries of the Pope's first Christmas in the Vatican.