Jonathan Morris Bio, Wiki
Jonathan Morris is an American author, actor, and commentator on religious matters in the media. He joined Fox News Channel (FNC) as a contributor in May 2005, giving analysis and commentary on social, religious, and political issues.
Jonathan Morris Dates of Birth
Morris was born on August 22, 1972, in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. He is therefore 49 years old as of 2021.
Jonathan Morris Measurements
Morris stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches tall.
Jonathan Morris Education
Morris studied business administration at Franciscan University where he earned degrees in classical humanities, theology, and philosophy. He also holds a licentiate degree in moral theology from Regina Apostolorum Pontifical University in Rome, Italy.
Jonathan Morris Work Experience
Morris is a contributor who before leaving the Catholic priesthood in 2019, he served in pastoral ministry in several city parishes within the Archdiocese of New York. He also served as a special assistant to Cardinal Timothy Dolan for media and communications and as program director of The Catholic Channel on SiriusXM satellite radio. He also advised in the production and promotion of the film “The Passion of the Christ.”
During his tenure at FNC, he has managed to report on a variety of events and stories including the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI in 2013. He also covered the appointment of Pope Francis as well as the influx of human trafficking surrounding the World Cup in Germany in 2006. Moreso, he enclosed about Pope Benedict XVI’s historic visit to the United States in 2008 and the 2005 riots in Paris, France. Additionally, he also secured exclusive interviews with former first lady Laura Bush and the Grand Imam of Paris, France.
A theologian as well as an author of four books including his most recent, the New York Times best-seller “The Way of Serenity.” Morris resides in New York City and is fluent in Spanish and Italian.
Jonathan Morris Net Worth
In Morris’s career as an author, actor, and commentator, he has been able to accumulate a net worth ranging between $1 Million and $3 Million.
Jonathan Morris Earnings/Income
He receives annual earnings that range between $35,000 and $100,000.
Jonathan Morris Parents and Siblings
Morris was born as the third child of seven children of his parents but he has not revealed any more information about his siblings and parents.
Jonathan Morris Spouse
Morris has been happily married to Kaitlyn Folmer since October 17, 2020. Kaitlyn is professionally involved as an ABC News investigative producer. The couple met for the first time in 2013 in Italy and after around seven years of familiarity, they officially tied the knot in 2020. They held their wedding ceremony in New York at St. Patrick’s Cathedral during the pandemic following safety guidelines and also limited their guest capacity. The couple welcomed their first child (boy) Andrew Graham Timothy Morris on the 8th of October 2021.
Jonathan Morris Priesthood | Leaving Priesthood
Morris left the priesthood in 2019. Prior to joining Fox News, Jonathan served in pastoral ministry in several city parishes within the Archdiocese of New York. He also served as a special assistant to Cardinal Timothy Dolan for media, and communications and as program director of The Catholic Channel on SiriusXM satellite radio. Additionally, Jonathan deliberated in the promotion and production of the film, The Passion of the Christ.
Jonathan Morris Books
Below are the books that Morris has published:
- The way of Serenity: Finding Peace and Happiness in the Serenity Prayer.
- The Promise: God’s Purpose and Plans for When Life Hurts.
- God Wants You Happy: From Self Help to God’s Help.
- Light in the Darkness: The Teachings of Father James Keller, The Christophers, and M.M.
Jonathan Morris Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram
He is vocal on his social media accounts where he posts frequently. On his Twitter account, he has about 64,510 followers, around 372,000 followers on his Facebook page, and 18,785 followers on his Instagram account.