Description: Combining the fascinating insights of historical Jesus studies with profound spiritual insights about the Christ of faith, Father James Martin SJ is here to recreate the world of first-century Galilee and Judea to usher you into Jesus's life and times and show readers how Jesus speaks to us today. Fr. Martin is with us.
Fr James Martin Rev. James Martin, SJ, is a Jesuit priest, culture editor of America magazine, and author of numerous books, including My Life with the Saints, which Publishers Weekly named one of the best books of 2006. Father Martin is a frequent commentator in the national and international media, having appeared in such diverse outlets as The Colbert Report, Fresh Air, The O'Reilly Factor, NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, the New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Boston Globe, and on the History Channel, BBC, and Vatican Radio. Before entering the Jesuits in 1988 he graduated from the Wharton School of Business.