The Rev. James Martin, S.J., is a Jesuit priest, author and editor at large at America.
Faith Vantage Point
November 03, 2017
Father Weinandy surely wrote his letter out of a heartfelt desire to help the church. But in doing so, he belied a misunderstanding of one of the basic elements of Pope Francis’ teaching.
Faith Faith in Focus
October 02, 2017
I am sad over the loss of life, tired of excuses for the loss of life, and angry that we are paralyzed by the loss of life.
Español America en Espanol
September 06, 2017
Dios Creador, te pedimos que calmes el viento y las olas del huracán que se aproxima, y que protejas de todo daño a los que se encuentran en su paso.
Faith Books
July 14, 2017
Let the conversation continue.
Faith Faith in Focus
July 03, 2017
At a Fourth of July parade, I’m happy to sing to my country. At the Mass, I’d rather sing to my Savior.
James Martin, S.J. (Photo: Dan Creighton, Fordham University)
Faith Books
June 19, 2017
Even negative reactions are part of the conversation that I hoped the book would generate about L.G.B.T. Catholics.
"The Two Marys Watch the Tomb of Jesus," by James Tissot.
Faith Faith in Focus
April 15, 2017
We are called to the wait of the Christian, which is called hope.
In this Sept. 8, 2015, file photo, a United Airlines passenger plane lands at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, N.J. Twitter users are poking fun at United's tactics in having a man removed from an overbooked Chicago to Louisville flight on April 9, 2017. (AP Photo/Mel Evans, File)
Politics & Society Short Take
April 11, 2017
Is this a “first-world problem”? Yes, of course. But it is very much a “world problem.”
Politics & Society Short Take
April 03, 2017
Why do so many people think that celibacy leads to porn use?
Faith Faith in Focus
March 29, 2017
This is what Catholic social teaching has to say about President Trump's environmental policies.