Bishop David M. O'Connell, C.M., with Cheryl & Jim Manfredonia
Bishop David M. O'Connell, C.M., with Cheryl & Jim Manfredonia
On First Fridays, the Bishop of Trenton, David M. O’Connell, hosts “The Shepherd’s Voice” – a LIVE informative and interactive program produced by DCM and heard exclusively on stations, 1260 AM & 89.3 FM as well as online on our web site. It airs from 3 to 4 p.m. Bishop O’Connell begins the program with a teaching and brief commentary, and then Jim & Cheryl Manfredonia help facilitate the hour as they open the telephones for listeners to call in and speak with the Bishop.

The radio interview with Nicolosi, and Bishop O’Connell’s discussion on the need to use media and the arts to spread the Gospel, can be heard online at

Call in LIVE and speak with Bishop O'Connell at 609-882-9357 or 1-877-552-2488, or send a question by e-mail:  

Listen to The Shepherd's Voice:

NEW September 2 | Gospel for the Twenty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time Mathew 18: 15-20

August 5 | The Feast of the Assumption
The New Translation of the Roman Missal with Msgr. Sam Sirianni, director of the diocesan Office of Worship

July 1 |
The Gospel for the Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time
"Come to Me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest."  Mt. 11:25-30

June 3 |
Preparing for Pentecost Sunday

May 6
| Bishop O'Connell with Monsignor Kevin Irwin Changes in the Liturgy

April 1
| Christ is Our Light

March 4 | Preparing For Lent