Cardinal Dolan, former Milwaukee archbishop, joins Twitter

Jay Sorgi

Archbishop Dolan

Cardinal Dolan, former Milwaukee archbishop, joins Twitter

By Jay Sorgi. CREATED May 9, 2012

NEW YORK - Milwaukee's former Archbishop, now New York's Cardinal, has become part of the "Twitter-verse."

Cardinal Timothy Dolan opened up an account called @CardinalDolan on Tuesday.

His first tweet included "Hey everybody. It's Timothy Cardinal Tebow. I mean Dolan. I'm on Twitter. "

In his first day on Twitter, he had more than 2,000 followers.

Dolan served as Milwaukee's archbishop from 2002-09.