Communications & Public Relations

CONTACT US:

Erin Friedlander, Director
Office of Communications and Public Relations
(732) 562-2463

Tara Smith
Public Relations Assistant

(732) 529-7936

Email: communications@diometuchen.org
Fax: (732) 562-0969

communications@diometuchen.org
Fax: (732) 562-0969

The Office of Communications serves the Bishop by advancing his vision of the diocese, by promoting the ministries, programs and initiatives of the diocese to all its publics through both Catholic and secular media outlets. The Office collaborates with and provides support to diocesan offices, parishes and schools and its Director serves as the spokesperson for the diocese.

Media & Communications

From the Bishop's Desk
We invite you to connect with the bishop and stay informed by visiting From the Bishop's Desk, where you will find the latest statements, letters, messages and announcements from Bishop Checchio. 

Pressroom
For the most up-to-date information from the Diocese of Metuchen, visit the Pressroom for the latest press releases, statements and community calendars.

The Catholic Spirit
The Catholic Spirit, the official newspaper of the Diocese of Metuchen serves the Bishop by advancing his vision of the Diocese and promoting the ministries, programs and activities of the Diocese. It is a vehicle for evangelization, education and enlightenment.

The Directory of the Diocese of Metuchen
The Directory of the Diocese of Metuchen offers a complete listing of all diocesan departments, offices and personnel, as well as parishes, schools, clergy, consecrated life, healthcare, social services and more. To order a copy of the 2017 Directory, download the order form and return the form with a check payable to The Catholic Spirit.

Social Media
Official social media pages of the Diocese of Metuchen are managed by the Diocesan Office of Communications and Public Relations. The Diocese of Metuchen encourages comments, questions and healthy debate through these social media platforms: