Welcome to the Archdiocese of Atlanta
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.
News & Headlines
- April 18, 2019SMYRNA—Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory regularly celebrates the noon Mass at the St. Dominic Chapel at the Chancery of the Archdiocese of Atlanta for employees and visitors. The chapel, which bears the name of the archbishop’s confirmation saint, proved aRead More…
April 15, 2019“At the beginning of Holy Week, the people of Paris have been asked to embrace a very heavy cross with the fire at their beloved cathedral. Notre Dame is a treasure for the Catholic Church, for European history and culture, and for the world of art. Read More…
- April 15, 2019PARIS (CNS) — A major blaze engulfed the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral April 15, sending pillars of flame and billowing smoke over the center of the French capital.
- April 12, 2019ATHENS—Lynn Langston has spent more than 30 years in religious education—but this Mass moved her more than almost any other.
- April 11, 2019COLLEGE PARK—With their experiences of service and putting the needs of others in front of their own, veterans, active duty military and those who support them are invited to gather together at the start of the 2019 Eucharistic Congress on Friday, JuneRead More…
Archdiocese of Atlanta on Twitter
- Easter is a day of rejoicing and gladness. Unfortunately for many people in Sri Lanka this Easter brings deep sorro… https://t.co/CIQ8msxpXL 51 minutes ago
- Archbishop Wilton Gregory celebrates his last Easter Sunday Mass as Archbishop of Atlanta at the family Mass at the… https://t.co/Tn4qugMFJX 8 hours ago
- Happy Easter from the Archdiocese of Atlanta! #archatl #EasterSunday #Catholic ¡Feliz Pascua les desea la Arquidió… https://t.co/ZwqIrh8NZf 12 hours ago
- ¡El Obispo Ned les desea una feliz Pascua y los invita a experimentar la nueva vida que nos ofrece Nuestro Señor Je… https://t.co/scEy12kyXI 1 day ago
- As you prepare for the Paschal celebration of Easter, reflect on how well you have lived your Lenten commitments du… https://t.co/JIahNFiJFH 2 days ago