Tuesday, May 27, 2014, 7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Rev. James Martin, S.J., is visiting St. Joseph’s! Come hear Fr. Martin when he visits our parish at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 27 to discuss his most recent book Jesus: A Pilgrimage. Copies of the book will be available for sale.
A Jesuit priest, Fr. Martin is the Culture Editor of America magazine. He has appeared frequently on Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report, Fox’s The O'Reilly Factor, NPR’s Fresh Air, and other media outlets. He has also written op-ed pieces and blogged for publishers such as The New York Times and the Huffington Post. An award-winning author, his previous books include The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything and Between Heaven and Mirth.
Besides his editorial, publishing and media work, Fr. Martin has been invited by Catholic dioceses and archdioceses to address gatherings of clergy and laity, has spoken at colleges and universities across the country, has taught at Boston College’s Summer Institute, and leads seminars and directs retreats at retreat houses. In 2013 he was invited by the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops to speak at World Youth Day in Rio de Janeiro.
A free-will offering will be gratefully accepted, but DO come to what promises to be a rich and Spirit-filled evening!