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James Martin


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Rev. James Martin, S.J., is an American Jesuit priest, writer, and editor-at-large of the Jesuit magazine America. In 2017, Pope Francis appointed Martin as a consultant to the Vatican's Secretariat for Communications. Martin is the author of a number of books, including the New York Times bestseller The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything: A Spirituality for Real Life (2012) and Learning to Pray: A Guide for Everyone (2021). He has appeared regularly on news outlets and in magazines to speak about the Catholic Church in America.