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The Archdiocese of Atlanta was elevated on February 21, 1962, from the Diocese of Atlanta which was established on July 2, 1956.  The archdiocese encompasses 21,445 square miles and comprises 69 counties in north and central Georgia.

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Archdiocese of Atlanta on Twitter

  • RT  @STMDecatur : Happy feast day for our school’s namesake St. Thomas More! We carry on his name and his dedication to the Catholic faith as… 2 hours ago
  • As part of today’s celebration of Bishop Ned’s 25th ordination anniversary, his staff had Bishop cookies made for h… 3 hours ago
  • RT  @FormDisciples : Time to spread the word on “Say the Word," as registration for the Southeast Catechist Conference 2021 is now open!  @Ca … 4 hours ago
  • Congratulations Bishop Ned Shlesinger III on your 25th Ordination Anniversary!!! #archatl 6 hours ago
  • RT  @CatholicFndNGA : Congratulations Bishop Ned Shlesinger on your ordination anniversary! We're so grateful for your support of the Catholi… 8 hours ago

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