In addition to being a member of the Society of Jesus and Editor at Large of America Magazine, Fr. Martin has written 13 books, edited 4 others and written numerous articles and opinion pieces in the national and international press. He has been a commentator for mainstream media to include CNN, NPR, Fox News and TIME Magazine and was appointed by Pope Francis as a consultant to the Vatican’s Secretariat for Communications.
With this award, we recognize his work as an avid learner, an author, a communicator, an advocate for the poor, and a witness to the Gospel Call to Love.
Thank you for all of your efforts in pursuit of peace and justice Fr. Martin!
"We are all imperfect people, struggling to do our best in the light of our individual vocations. We are all pilgrims on the way, loved sinners following the call we first heard at our baptisms, and that we continue to hear everyday of our lives."