Justice & Peace Ministries
Justice and Peace Ministries staffs the Bishops of the Archdiocese of Atlanta and supports archdiocesan clergy, parishes, schools, ministries and organizations on matters of justice and peace, as well as issues of social concern. Grounded in Catholic social teaching, we focus specifically on education, awareness and advocacy resources, programs and opportunities. We are committed to deepening the capacity of Social Action Ministries, thus helping to empower all Catholics to answer the call to love of God and neighbor by actively engaging in the social mission of the Church.
Upcoming Justice & Peace Ministries Events
Advocacy Action Alerts
Protect programs that help prevent and end global hunger
One in nine people are hungry and the spread of COVID-19 makes famine a real threat.
Send an email to your Members of Congress today to meet increasing needs for poverty-reducing accounts that help prevent and end global hunger and malnutrition in the 2022 budget. Supporting foreign aid means families will have access to needs like clean water, food, medical care and shelter, but also sustainable ways to farm and earn a living.
Tell President Biden to end the federal death penalty
We urge President Joe Biden and his administration to honor the sanctity of life by prioritizing an end to the federal death penalty.
In the wake of a horrific execution spree by the previous administration, Catholics and people of goodwill are calling on President Joe Biden, a Catholic, to take concrete steps to end the federal death penalty.