Georgia Bulletin

The Newspaper of the Catholic Archdiocese of Atlanta


Ecumenical event on Pope Francis set for May 5

Published April 30, 2015

ATLANTA—The Cathedral of Christ the King will host a presentation on Tuesday, May 5, on “Pope Francis as International Statesman.” Presented by the World Affairs Council of Atlanta, the evening briefing is supported by the Cathedral and the American Jewish Committee.

The program will take place from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in Kenny Hall at the Cathedral, located at 2699 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta.

Archbishop Wilton D. Gregory is the keynote speaker. Panelists include: Mark Powell, diplomat-in-residence, Morehouse College, and former political officer at the U.S. Embassy to the Holy See in the pontificate of John Paul II; Rabbi Scott E. Colbert of Temple Emanu-El, and adjunct professor of Jewish religious thought at the McAfee School of Theology at Mercer University; and Steven D. Olson, graduate of Yale Divinity School and visiting clinical assistant professor and co-founder of Center for Ethics and Corporate Responsibility, Robinson College of Business, Georgia State University.

All are invited to attend. Cost is $10 for members of the Cathedral, the Atlanta Jewish Committee, and the World Affairs Council of Atlanta. For non-members, the cost is $20 per person.

To register, please visit