The Rev. James Martin, S.J., is a Jesuit priest, author and editor at large at America.
Revelers carry a rainbow flag along Fifth Avenue during the L.G.B.T. Pride Parade in New York on June 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Andres Kudacki, File)
Faith Short Take
James Martin, S.J.June 11, 2019
The Congregation for Catholic Education’s new document on 'gender theory’ is a welcome invitation to dialogue. But it also contradicts science and ignores the real-life experience of L.G.B.T. people, Fr. James Martin, S.J. writes.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.June 07, 2019
As Jesus passed through the beautiful landscape of Galilee, how could he not have enjoyed the flowers and the trees, and seen the Father’s hand in nature?
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.May 31, 2019
Dying and rising should be happening all the time for us. And in us. It’s a way for us to participate in the beautiful mystery of the Resurrection, during the Easter season, and every day.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.May 24, 2019
Part of embracing resurrection and new life is embracing it not only in Jesus, not only in yourself, but in those around you.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.May 20, 2019
God is continually inviting us to growth and continually enabling us to let some things in our life die so that we can experience new life.
Faith Short Take
James Martin, S.J.May 17, 2019
The problem is not the priesthood; the problem is clericalism.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.May 12, 2019
To live out the Resurrection we have to first truly believe in Jesus’s resurrection.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.May 03, 2019
The church, in its wisdom, gives us a whole liturgical season to celebrate Easter.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.April 26, 2019
God is being revealed to us every moment of the day. And so all these moments should make us say what Thomas says to Jesus, when we realize who it is who is speaking to us: “My Lord and My God!”
Faith Faith in Focus
James Martin, S.J.April 23, 2019
I believe that Jesus Christ rose from the dead on the first Easter Sunday. And I do not see that as any sort of parable or metaphor.