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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.

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Archbishop's Annual Appeal 2021

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News & Headlines

  • January 14, 2022
    ATLANTA—As part of the Synod of Bishops, Pope Francis has asked the Catholic Church to reach out to as many people as possible—whether Catholic or not—to listen to each other and share about what “journeying together” means for the church and for all.
  • January 9, 2022
    ATLANTA—The Pregnancy Aid Clinic opened its third location to serve women and families facing crisis pregnancies.
  • January 7, 2022
    ATLANTA—With the COVID-19 pandemic and its variants as the backdrop, Catholics in Atlanta continued to live out their faith, serving others in 2021 in creative ways.
  • January 5, 2022
    CUMMING–On a rainy December morning, the Catholic Church welcomed two new members through the sacrament of baptism.
  • December 27, 2021
    VATICAN CITY–The celebration of Christmas serves as a reminder that God did not reveal his greatness in a grand spectacle, but rather in the “littleness” of a poor, vulnerable child born in a stable in Bethlehem, Pope Francis said.

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Archdiocese of Atlanta on Twitter

  • Join Archbishop Gregory Hartmayer of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta in a reflection for the 2022 Week of Praye… https://t.co/WesXiQUPtP 2 hours ago
  • Pope Francis has called upon the Church to rejuvenate her synodal roots. He has opened a two-year synodal process w… https://t.co/8egYbv1nyw 16 hours ago
  • RT  @STMDecatur : Be inspired by Mrs. Upton’s kindergarten class joyfully singing for yesterday’s  @ArchATL  MLK Jr Youth Celebration. This yea… 1 day ago
  • RT  @STMDecatur : Enjoy Mrs. Ledbetter’s kindergarten class joyfully singing for yesterday’s  @ArchATL  MLK Jr Youth Celebration. This year’s f… 1 day ago
  • “Padre, durante este tiempo, que tu Iglesia sea señal de esperanza, consuelo y amor para todos.” –Extracto de COVID… https://t.co/Z8oPrRopRC 4 days ago

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