You can also fill out optional information like your phone number and a profile picture.

When a friend signs up for Kik with their phone number or email that you already have saved on your phone, Kik recognizes that you’re friends and sends you both a notification to connect on Kik.

Kik code scanning: Every Kik user has a Kik code that can be accessed from their settings (the gear icon in the top left corner of the chats tab).

"Enchiridion" means "handbook," and the Enchiridion of Indulgences is the Church's official handbook on what acts and prayers carry indulgences and what indulgences actually are.

An indulgences is defined as "the remission before God of the temporal punishment due for sins already forgiven as far as their guilt is concerned." The first thing to note is that forgiveness of a sin is separate from punishment for the sin.

With Kik, you can send and receive an unlimited number messages to anyone else who has a Kik account.

It looks and feels nearly identical to SMS text messaging, but it uses your smartphone's data plan or Wi Fi connection to send and receive messages.A lot of teens and young adults love Kik for its intuitive and functional app interface that makes it easy to chat about anything as if they were doing it via text message.A Kik user might say, "Kik me" followed by their username, meaning that they want you to add them to your Kik contacts so you can both chat on the app.Once you have the app installed, Kik will automatically ask you to create a new account or sign-in if you already have an account.All you really need is to fill out some basic information (like your name and birthday), a username, an email address and a password.Still, it’s a great messaging option that has been growing steadily in popularity over the years, especially with the younger crowd.