Communications Office

The Communications Office is committed to coordinating the Diocese of Phoenix’s internal and external communications efforts. It works collaboratively with Church leadership, staff, parishes and schools to ensure Bishop Olmsted’s priorities are effectively articulated in a variety of disciplines, including: media relations, internal communications, social media, The Catholic Sun Newspaper, websites, television and radio.

Media Contacts

Robert DeFrancesco
Director of Communications
(602) 354-2130

Katie Burke
Communications Specialist
(602) 354-2479

Televised broadcast of the Sunday Mass

Thank you for your donations in support of the Holy Mass. Please send your gifts to:

TV Mass
Diocese of Phoenix
400 E. Monroe Street
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Or call Katie Burke at (602) 354-2479.

Catholic radio on Immaculate Heart Radio 1310 AM

Listen to The Bishop's Hour, hosted by Michael Dixon, D. Min., live at 11 a.m. on Mondays on 1310 AM in Phoenix.

The Catholic Sun

The Catholic Sun Newspaper reaches more than 113,000 homes each month. This award-winning and nationally acclaimed communication vehicle, in both print and online, shares in the mission of proclaiming Christ’s saving message by providing news, information, education and a forum for discussion. The Catholic Sun is a trusted source of information about the Church, and provides a connection and a sense of place for Catholics throughout the diocese’s 44,000 square miles.

Its focus is on the Bishop’s priorities of evangelization, Catholic education, marriage and life issues, catechesis, timely Catholic news, and diocesan and parish information, through its print and electronic products.

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