J Balvin takes the ultimate selfie with the Pope as he attends summit for artists at the Vatican

J Balvin snaps a few selfies with Pope Francis as he attends a summit for artists at the Vatican in Rome

Four-time Grammy nominee J Balvin received a rare honor as he met the head of the Catholic Church on Thursday. 

While attending the first Vatican Vitae Summit in Rome, the 37-year-old musician snapped a few selfies with Pope Francis, 85, who donned his traditional white robes

For the special occasion, the La Canción singer cut a dapper figure in a classic black suit with a white shirt. 

Ultimate selfie: J Belvin, 37, took the ultimate selfie Thursday at the Vatican as sat next to Pope Francis, 85 at an artists summit at the Vatican

He was among artists including Patricia Heaton, David Oyelowo, Hayley Atwell, Pixar executive Pete Doctor, Andrea Bocelli and Marcus Mumford who were  invited to ‘begin a conversation on how to use the arts to foster a culture of hope and unity,’ according to Vatican News.

During his meeting with dozens of artists in attendance, the Pope told them, ‘You are the preachers of beauty. Beauty is good for us; beauty heals; beauty helps us go forward on our journey.’ 

Writing next to his post, the Qué Más Pues? artist wrote, ‘Few of us take selfies smiling and another flow Latino Gang with Pope Francis.’ 

Flow Latino: The Grammy winner shared his experience on social media writing, 'Few of us take selfies smiling and another flow Latino Gang with Pope Francis'

Flow Latino: The Grammy winner shared his experience on social media writing, ‘Few of us take selfies smiling and another flow Latino Gang with Pope Francis’

Smiles: The artist and the pontiff shared a few smiles as they reviewed the selfies

Beauty: Pope Francis told attendees, 'You are the preachers of beauty. Beauty is good for us; beauty heals; beauty helps us go forward on our journey'

Beauty: Pope Francis told attendees, ‘You are the preachers of beauty. Beauty is good for us; beauty heals; beauty helps us go forward on our journey’

‘Always on HIGH VIBRATION, LOVE AND TOLERANCE. PS. A video at the end for you to understand the vibe.’

Photos show the Holy Father and J smiling as they look at the snaps on the Grammy winner’s phone. 

The video shows the actual snapping of the selfie and the Prince of Reggaeton shaking hands with Pope Francis. 

Love: Following his meeting with the Pope, the Prince of Reggaeton wrote, 'Always on HIGH VIBRATION, LOVE AND TOLERANCE'

Love: Following his meeting with the Pope, the Prince of Reggaeton wrote, ‘Always on HIGH VIBRATION, LOVE AND TOLERANCE’

The post has received more than one-point-five million likes as well as thousands of comments from his fans and celebrity pals, including supermodel Naomi Campbell. 

‘❤️❤️❤️,’ the English beauty, 52, wrote beneath the slideshow.

The relatively new FollowVitae Instagram page shared photos of the star studded  event as well.  

Dream: Actor Patricia Heaton, 64, was among the dozens of artists invited to attend the first Vitae Summit. She called it 'A true dream to be able to come together and discuss hope through the arts with (the Pope)'

Dream: Actor Patricia Heaton, 64, was among the dozens of artists invited to attend the first Vitae Summit. She called it ‘A true dream to be able to come together and discuss hope through the arts with (the Pope)’

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