Voices
The Rev. James Martin, S.J., is a Jesuit priest, author and editor at large at America.
Faith Faith in Focus
James Martin, S.J.January 10, 2019
The longer I live, the more I grow in awe of God’s creative activity and in reverence for God’s creation.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.January 07, 2019
The Wise Men came all that way to hear the good news. I’ll bet there are a lot of people in your life who would like to hear it too.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.December 17, 2018
Maybe this week you could pray to Joseph and ask him to help you respond to the call of the young man whom he helped to raise.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.December 10, 2018
Our deepest desires are God’s desires dwelling within us: desires for peace, for love, for hope, and, most of all for God. So this Advent, this season of desire, ask God to reveal to you your deepest desires.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.December 03, 2018
To carve out time for prayer in Advent, why not cut back on the craziness of Christmas preparations.
Politics & Society Faith
James Martin, S.J.November 26, 2018
How did our country reach the point where we are tear-gassing mothers and children? One reason is because of the widespread myths about these brothers and sisters of ours.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.November 26, 2018
On the Feast of Christ the King one question to ask yourself this may be, “Who is in charge of my life?”
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.November 19, 2018
This week why not take a little longer on the gratitude part of your Examen. You might just find that you, and everyone around you, is a little happier.
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.November 12, 2018
How do you pray? Do you kneel? Sit? Lie down?
Faith Examen
James Martin, S.J.November 05, 2018
If you’ve been praying the Daily Examen for a few months or even a few weeks, you may have started to notice a few ways that God is active in your life.