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
- November 13, 2018LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN—Parishioners of Our Lady of the Mount Church welcomed Bishop Joel M. Konzen, SM, to celebrate Mass and groundbreaking for the church’s new parish hall on Sunday, Oct. 14.
- November 9, 2018WASHINGTON —Discussion and voting on concrete measures to address the abuse crisis and a day of spiritual discernment and prayer will top the agenda for the U.S. bishops when they meet Nov. 12-14 for the fall general assembly in Baltimore.
- November 6, 2018Archbishop Gregory releases list of those credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors.
- November 5, 2018STONE MOUNTAIN—Parishioners of Corpus Christi Church in Stone Mountain joined 100 employees of Ruppert Landscape for a fun field day event Sept. 13. The end result was a much-needed landscape makeover for the church community.
- November 2, 2018After 35 years as a bishop, it is rare for me to hear something that I have not heard before when celebrating the sacrament of confirmation with our youth.
Archdiocese of Atlanta on Twitter
- We continue to be inspired by the #saints. #holypeople #Catholic https://t.co/uY8Nhn1ooi 17 hours ago
- People of many faiths came together to learn about food insecurity with Justice and Peace Ministries. Check out som… https://t.co/1PYL1SMtRt 20 hours ago
- RT @EWTNespanol : Hoy, oramos por las personas que se ven en la necesidad de dejar sus paises de origen. Francisca es también la fundadora d… 21 hours ago
- RT @CatholicNewsSvc : Monday, U.S. bishops heard from survivors of clergy #sexabuse. Today, discussions continue. #USCCB18 https://t.co/GwFy… 23 hours ago
- Looking for a spiritual experience? Join the @georgiabulletin for their pilgrimage to Mexico with Msgr. Dan Stack i… https://t.co/eTtk98bwqs 2 days ago