Rev. James Martin is a regular contributor to The Huffington Post, but this entry is an excerpt from his newest release, Between Heaven and Mirth.
"There is something irresistible about a person in a position of
authority with a self-deprecatory sense of humor. It instantly binds
you to the person. Perhaps because we see in him or her a reflection of
what we could be, of what God wants us to be even in the midst of our
accomplishments: simple, humble, aware of our own limitations and, of
The full excerpt is available here; scroll to the right to read TFD's interview with Rev. Martin.