The Rev. James Martin, S.J., is a Jesuit priest, author and editor at large at America.
 Supporters of President Donald Trump join in prayer outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington Jan. 6, 2021, where U.S. Congress will meet in joint session to certify the Electoral College vote for President-elect Joe Biden. (CNS photo/Mike Theiler, Reuters)
Faith Faith and Reason
James Martin, S.J.January 12, 2021
Father James Martin: An alarming number of Catholic clergy contributed to an environment that led to the fatal riots at the U.S. Capitol.
Arts & Culture Television
James Martin, S.J.January 08, 2021
James Martin, S.J., and Kerry Weber on ‘The Crown’: What does it mean to uphold one’s duty? What does it mean to be free?
Politics & Society Vantage Point
James Martin, S.J.December 28, 2020
In this 1993 piece, James Martin reflects on the realities of refugees he met in Thika, Kenya.
Faith Faith
James Martin, S.J.December 21, 2020
William A. Barry, S.J. Bill was 90 years old when he died at the Jesuit infirmary at Campion Center in Weston, Mass., on Saturday.
Faith Vantage Point
James Martin, S.J.December 21, 2020
From 1996: After two years of work in East Africa, it’s not my own experiences that I remember most vividly—it’s the stories I heard from refugees.
Faith Faith in Focus
James Martin, S.J.December 13, 2020
Pope Francis announced an upcoming Year of St. Joseph in honor of one of his favorite saints. Joseph’s example and patronage come at the perfect time.
Faith Faith in Focus
James Martin, S.J.November 25, 2020
Maybe the only prayer I can utter this Thanksgiving is: Teach me to be grateful.
Faith Faith in Focus
James Martin, S.J.November 24, 2020
Whatever brings a person closer to God is holy.
Faith Faith
James Martin, S.J.November 02, 2020
Is there anything in St. Ignatius' spiritual practices that can offer to help us make it through the aftermath of the election? Yes.
Politics & Society Short Take
James Martin, S.J.October 06, 2020
God does not ask us to check our brains at the door and be reckless about our bodies.