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In this 2014 photo, some 700 people fill the Cathedral of Christ the King, Atlanta for the 25th annual Mass for the Unborn, Jan. 22. In 2021, the Mass was livestreamed due to the pandemic.

Atlanta

Change of heart, legislation needed to curb the ‘moral crisis’ of abortion, says archbishop

The Archdiocese of Atlanta observed the annual Mass for the Unborn Friday, Jan. 22, on the 48th anniversary of legalized abortion. Atlanta Archbishop Gregory J. Hartmayer, OFM Conv., said reversing the availability of abortion to defend life will require a change in legislation, but also a change of heart.