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
- July 20, 2018WASHINGTON (CNS)—“That’s a wrap” could have been said late morning June 27 at the U.S. Supreme Court after the court issued its last two decisions of the term.
- July 17, 2018ATLANTA—As the Catholic community in Atlanta grows to reflect the global church with worshippers praying in their native languages…
- July 13, 2018ATLANTA—The speaker at the Magnificat meal for women on Saturday, Aug. 4, has a unique vocation in the Archdiocese of Atlanta.
- July 10, 2018ATLANTA—Savannah native Christopher “Kit” Parker is the new executive director of stewardship and development for the Archdiocese of Atlanta.
- July 6, 2018In the three years since Pope Francis issued his environmental epistle Laudato Si (Care for Our Common Home), many Catholics have responded in a way that may be unparalleled for a papal encyclical.
- July 3, 2018ATLANTA—Archdiocesan and independent Catholic high schools captured individual and team state championships this spring in sports like lacrosse, soccer and track and field.
Archdiocese of Atlanta on Twitter
- Inspiration from "Gaudete et Exsultate" by @Pontifex . #SummerSaints #Catholic #GaudeteetExsultate #holiness https://t.co/RqUtE2WbZA 56 minutes ago
- In case you missed it, check out the Ordination Mass for Bishop Konzen! https://t.co/PUKhTFa1J9 14 hours ago
- Happy Feast Day St. Mary Magdalene! Shout out to our parish in Newnan! ¡Que viva! #Saints #FeastDay Catholic https://t.co/GajaUqgfgO 19 hours ago
- It's #ScriptureSunday! Join us as we reflect on this week's readings. https://t.co/UgPlJDswZ4 En español:… https://t.co/GkJypWEvUg 1 day ago
- @Pontifex encourages us to listen to the stories of our migrant and refugee brothers and sisters. Check out this vi… https://t.co/OpLU5ADLYb 2 days ago