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
- June 19, 2018Ever since my Great-Aunt Gladys rode a camel in the Holy Land when I was a kid in the 1970s, I’ve wanted to visit the places where Jesus lived and died.
- June 15, 2018ATLANTA—It’s home again for Andrew “Andy” W. Lichtenwalner, Ph.D., the new director of the Office of Formation and Discipleship (OFD) for the Archdiocese of Atlanta.
- June 12, 2018ATLANTA—Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory has announced the following changes in priest assignments, effective July 2, unless otherwise noted.
- June 8, 2018COLLEGE PARK—Those needing healing, whether in physical, emotional or spiritual areas of their lives, were invited to look directly at Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament and bring him their pain and burdens.
- June 3, 2018Tell us about your experience at this year’s Eucharistic Congress by completing this short survey!
- May 25, 2018Archbishop of Atlanta Wilton D. Gregory urges members of the Boston College Class of 2018 to use their voices to uphold human dignity.
Archdiocese of Atlanta on Twitter
- Check out Archbishop Gregory's homily from this year's priesthood ordination! #vocations #Catholic #priesthood https://t.co/y9iqPv6YPr 7 hours ago
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- Join us this summer as we continue to be inspired by the saints! #SummerSaints https://t.co/JyY1KZbnNH 11 hours ago
- Según el Cardenal Baldisseri, secretario general de la Secretaría General del Sínodo de los Obispos, el Sínodo de l… https://t.co/fjBAA05r8p 13 hours ago
- Today's readings: "So be perfect, just as your heavenly Father is perfect." https://t.co/lNy18Qrs12 En español:… https://t.co/MrCZZENRe6 16 hours ago