Mission

The Office of Intercultural and Ethnic Diversity (OIED) seeks to serve the clergy, archdiocesan Chancery personnel, parish staff, and ministry leaders by promoting and developing cultural awareness and sensitivity competencies, enabling us to better understand and answer the pastoral needs of our ever-growing number of diverse parishioners and parochial communities.

Guiding Principles

  • INCLUSIVENESS
  • SELF-OPENNESS
  • BUILDING RELATIONSHIPS
  • BRIDGE-BUILDERS
  • INTEGRATION NOT ASSIMILATION
  • UNITY IN DIVERSITY
  • ADVOCACY
  • CULTURAL AND ETHNIC SENSITIVITY
  • CULTURAL AND ETHNIC AWARENESS

Learn more about the creation of this new office.

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Archbishop Gregory Letter Introducing the New Office of Intercultural and Ethnic Diversity

Archbishop Gregory speaks to the creation of the Office of Intercultural and Ethnic Diversity (OIED) which has been founded to better respond to the concerns of our varied cultures and ethnic groups worshipping in the northern half of the state of Georgia.

Useful Downloads from our Office

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Our Lady of Guadalupe Patroness of the Americas Celebrations

This is the list of celebrations of the feast of Our Lady of Guadalupe, patroness of the Americas, in the parishes and missions of the Archdiocese of Atlanta. Find the name of the parish or mission and the schedule of the celebrations, if you need more detailed information; please call the listed phone number.

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