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 24, 2018Please pray for the repose of the soul of Father Dan McCormick, who passed away on Thursday, April 19.
- April 20, 2018ATLANTA— The seventh “Life is Beautiful” Gala was held in February this year, sponsored by the Atlanta Region, Federal Association of the Sovereign Order of Malta, to benefit the work of the Pregnancy Aid Clinic (PAC).
- April 17, 2018ROME (CNS)—Before washing the feet of 12 prisoners, Pope Francis told them and hundreds of inmates to remember that Jesus constantly stands before them with love, ready to cleanse their sins and forgive them.
- April 13, 2018Archbishop Gregory talks about the joy of this special Easter season in his latest column, “What I Have Seen and Heard.”
- April 10, 2018SNELLVILLE—The Living Saints Project, a project where the second-year confirmation students share a part of their journey with parishioners of the church, took place at St. Oliver Plunkett Church in Snellville in the fall.
- April 6, 2018ATLANTA—Churches around the Archdiocese of Atlanta solemnly rang bells 39 times in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. April 4.
Archdiocese of Atlanta on Twitter
- Volunteer registration has EXTENDED to May 11 for this year's Eucharistic Congress! Be sure to register today!… https://t.co/68bKkE4ZMX 8 hours ago
- Por Tu Matrimonio: "Dile a tu pareja cuanto agradeces el amor, la compañía y el apoyo que te da". Para más consejos… https://t.co/qmDy6jHSK7 10 hours ago
- Check out Archbishop Gregory's reflection from the Ecumenical Prayer Service for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. #MLK… https://t.co/XNLS3Qm8Pv 13 hours ago
- En el último reporte de la Conferencia Católica de Georgia, lee sobre la demanda entablada contra un operador de c… https://t.co/yyj3gKoSkw 14 hours ago
- Thank you to everyone that attended this week's Ecumenical Prayer Service to Commemorate the Assassination of Dr. K… https://t.co/OjtgGlPuJj 15 hours ago