John J. Martinez, SJ is a graduate of Fordham University and has lived a thoughtful life as a teacher, researcher, pastor, and writer. He dedicated ten years of his life to working on Not Counting the Cost. Currently, he is the pastor of a rural parish near Petersburg, Virginia. He has been a member of the Society of Jesus for more than fifty years.
Jesuit Missionaries in Colonial Mexico - A Story of Struggle, Commitment, and Sacrifice
Against the backdrop of the dramatic stories of Jesuit evangelists, missionaries, educators, and martyrs, Martinez explores the complex and controversial issues of exploration and cross-cultural relations.