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
- March 22, 2019As I have continued to reflect in horror and sadness on the brutal attack on Muslims peacefully worshiping in Christchurch, New Zealand, one of the lesser-known songs from Rodgers and Hammerstein’s 1949 musical “South Pacific” came to mind. SpecificallRead More…
- March 19, 2019RIOHACHA, Colombia—Amid political unrest in Venezuela, those opposing embattled President Nicolas Maduro fight to deliver humanitarian aid into the country. Malteser International steadfastly labors to provide medical and other care across the border iRead More…
- March 15, 2019Archbishop Gregory encourages us to give up brutal speech during this Lenten season in his latest column, “What I Have Seen and Heard.”
- March 12, 2019WASHINGTON (CNS)—Just over four months after Pope Francis forced Bishop Martin D. Holley to step down as bishop of Memphis, Tennessee, he named Bishop David P. Talley of Alexandria, Louisiana, to lead the diocese.
- March 8, 2019Did you know, we’ve been making this sign of the cross since as early as the third century? That makes it a tradition going back 1,800 years.
Archdiocese of Atlanta on Twitter
- Take time with St. John Paul II’s Scriptural Stations of the Cross today. https://t.co/QIqHEu4vau #Catholic https://t.co/zJMNLUBC4k 47 minutes ago
- RT @kroro43 : Super excited to have Deacon Dennis Dorner of @archatl to talk with @BpRobertReed abt #atlec2019 (one if my fave events!) http… 5 hours ago
- Shout out to Mary Our Queen Catholic Church for celebrating their Dedication Mass #Catholic #DedicationMass… https://t.co/mw8gJ5XuDD 23 hours ago
- RT @HolySpiritPrep : ♔ ♕ ♗ ♘ ♙ ♚ ♛ ♝ ♞ ♖ STATE CHAMPIONS ♔ ♕ ♗ ♘ ♙ ♚ ♛ ♝ ♞ ♖ The #chess team earned their 3rd consecutive state titl… 1 day ago
- RT @stbcatholic : Lent at St. Brendan's: Our Faith Formation students have been walking the Stations of the Cross in class this week. A belo… 1 day ago