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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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  • September 21, 2020
    ATLANTA—Students at St. Jude the Apostle School are making use of the school’s new STREAM lab. The lab’s opening was made possible by the school’s 2020 auction fundraiser, held in February.
  • September 20, 2020
    ATLANTA—Saketha Fleming of Norcross swears by the help that St. Vincent de Paul Georgia provided her at a crucial time.
  • September 18, 2020
    VATICAN CITY (CNS)—When he addresses, via video message, the U.N. General Assembly Sept. 21, Pope Francis is expected to speak about using the coronavirus crisis as an opportunity to rethink economic, political and environmental policies in a way that will benefit humanity and the earth.
  • September 17, 2020
    ATLANTA—While staffers with Catholic Relief Services delivered needed supplies to far-flung parts of the globe, students at the Georgia Institute of Technology studied how its missions of mercy could be done with fewer car emissions that contribute to a warming planet.
  • September 11, 2020
    ATLANTA—Phil and Jenn Sedlack, parishioners of Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in Atlanta, have contributed to multiple charities for more than 20 years,

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Archdiocese of Atlanta on Twitter

  • Happy Feast Day to St. Matthew Catholic Church in Winder and Tyrone GA!!! 13 hours ago
  • RT  @georgiabulletin : "In the cry for justice, we can often forget the role of mercy." 15 hours ago
  • Iluminen al mundo con la luz del Evangelio reflejada en su vida. — Flp 2, 15. 16 2 days ago
  • RT  @georgiabulletin : Students at Georgia Tech crafted a plan for  @CatholicRelief  cut its car emissions, a contrib… 4 days ago
  • RT  @FormDisciples : Join us in a National Day of Prayer and Fasting on September 24 praying for God’s mercy on our land in these tumultuous… 5 days ago

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