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
- January 15, 2019Archbishop Gregory talks about Catholic social teaching and human dignity in his latest column, “What I Have Seen and Heard.”
- January 13, 2019SNELLVILLE—St. Oliver Plunkett Church Youth Minister Lynn Ory has organized a World Youth Day Rally, inviting teens from across the archdiocese to participate.
- January 10, 2019ST. LOUIS—An appeal went out from the Southern Christian Leadership Conference calling for marchers to rejoin the voting rights effort after the “Bloody Sunday” march in Selma, Alabama, was stopped by baton-wielding police.
- January 7, 2019It has been 25 years and counting, but Father Michael Shields doesn’t have any plans to leave the mission of the Archdiocese of Anchorage, Alaska, in Magadan, Russia, at least any time soon.
- January 4, 2019We invite you to review our 2018 Annual Report.
Archdiocese of Atlanta on Twitter
- Happy Birthday Dr. King! Please join us as we continue our MLK Jr. Celebration on January 19-20, 2019! #MLK… https://t.co/zgzEC2BoFt 8 hours ago
- RT @StJosephAthens : Congratulations to our students who will be traveling to the Super Kids Super Sharing event this Thursday! #NFLGreen #s… 14 hours ago
- Join the @USCCB for their 9 Days for Life Novena starting today until January 22. https://t.co/yHl2eCo4Wh https://t.co/bIua26Esy3 1 day ago
- Join us for the 30th annual Mass for the Unborn and Stand for Life on January 28, 2019. #StandforLife #Catholic… https://t.co/32fJEpmcpb 2 days ago
- Today we celebrate the Baptism of the Lord. Please reflect with us on this week's readings. #ScriptureSunday… https://t.co/1mySFEOM0N 3 days ago