Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta

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The U.S. Capitol is seen during a Jan. 15 rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump in Washington. Trump will be sworn in Jan. 20 as the country's 45th president.

Washington, DC

Cardinal Dolan to read from Book of Wisdom at inauguration

WASHINGTON (CNS)—New York Cardinal Timothy M. Dolan said the Scripture passage he chose to read at the Jan. 20 inauguration of Donald J. Trump as president—Wisdom chapter 9 in which King Solomon prays for wisdom to lead Israel according to God’s will—was an easy one to make. “I pray it all the time,” he told […] Full Story

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Local News

  • Duluth

    Trustees announce Sophia Academy will merge with Notre Dame Academy in August

    DULUTH—A merger between Sophia Academy in Atlanta and Notre Dame Academy in Duluth was announced Jan. 4 by the boards of trustees of both Marist schools. It will take place in August. The Atlanta school will move to the Notre Dame campus and become a new division of that academy. In announcing the merger, leaders […] Full Story

  • Marietta

    Transfiguration helps Cobb families regain footing from homelessness

    January is the time when many Catholics show their support for life. Here is a ministry to help struggling families with children keep a roof over their heads as they find a firmer foundation. MARIETTA—At Transfiguration Church, guests are welcomed—in fact, encouraged—to stay more than three days, turning the old adage about fish and houseguests […] Full Story

  • Mass for the Unborn, Stand for Life to take place Jan. 23 in Atlanta

    ATLANTA—The 28th annual Mass for the Unborn in Atlanta will be celebrated Monday, Jan. 23, at the Cathedral of Christ the King followed by an event of public witness, Stand for Life. Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory will be principal celebrant of the Mass, which begins at 10 a.m. The cathedral is located at 2699 Peachtree […] Full Story

  • Beloved Marietta parishioner killed in Florida airport shooting

    MARIETTA—Olga Woltering, a bedrock member of her parish and the Atlanta Cursillo movement and beloved to her family and many friends, was among five people killed in the shooting at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida on Friday, Jan 6. Mrs. Woltering, 84, was leaving for a cruise with her husband, Ralph, on the occasion […] Full Story