Jeremy Zipple, S.J., is associate pastor of St. Martin de Porres Catholic Church in Belize City and a documentary filmmaker. He is a former Executive Editor at America.

A Mississippi Highway Safety Patrol honor guard folds the retired Mississippi state flag after it was raised over the Capitol grounds one final time in Jackson, Miss., on July 1. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
Politics & Society Short Take
Jeremy ZippleJuly 07, 2020
As Mississippi puts away the Confederate stars-and-bars, native son Jeremy Zipple, S.J., reflects on the heavy silence around racism that prevailed during his childhood.
Arts & Culture Books
Jeremy ZippleFebruary 08, 2019
Through their stories, we too are allowed to cry and hope with these blessed ones.
Faith Faith in Focus
Jeremy ZippleJanuary 10, 2017
I will see two people talking and pray: “Lord, whatever that is please bless that. Don't even know what it is.”
Cardinal Blase Cupich, the archbishop of Chicago
Faith Signs Of the Times
Jeremy ZippleNovember 23, 2016
"The problem that we have today, not only in society but also in the church, is that we've become too polarized," Cardinal Kevin Farrell, an Irish-born prelate who was bishop of Dallas before taking over a Vatican department on family life earlier this year, told America.
In All Things
Jeremy ZippleFebruary 28, 2016
An interview with the Jesuit-educated director of "Spotlight," this year's winner for Best Picture.
Security wall outside Bethlehem (photo by author)
Faith In All Things
Jeremy ZippleDecember 25, 2015
The ancient Christian population of Bethlehem is fast disappearing. One of the few remaining Palestinian Christians explains what it feels like to celebrate Christmas there today.
In All Things
Jeremy ZippleDecember 02, 2015
For The Greater Glory of God is a dance adaptation of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola created by Robert VerEecke, S.J., a Jesuit priest and accomplished choreographer and dancer.
Of Many Things
Jeremy ZippleNovember 10, 2015
The conference room in Senator Elizabeth Warren’s office suite on Capitol Hill can comfortably seat a dozen people. But on a Monday morning earlier this month, triple that number had crammed themselves into it. A few minutes past 11 o’clock, three Warren staffers squeezed their way into
In All Things
Jeremy ZippleAugust 14, 2015
How does Pope Francis factor into the election? At least one candidate's been talking about him a lot.
Faith Video
Jeremy ZippleSeptember 17, 2014
In the debut of 'America Films,' Jeremy Zipple, S.J., takes viewers inside the graduation festivities at Red Cloud, a Jesuit high school on the Pine Ridge Reservation of South Dakota.