Author: Tim O'Brien, SJ

Tim met the Jesuits while earning a B.A. in political science at the College of the Holy Cross. He entered the Maryland Province in 2008 after a stint as a copy editor for the federal government. A graduate student at the University of Chicago Divinity School, Tim moonlights as an editor at TJP. He desires God's love and grace, and to win the New Yorker's cartoon caption contest (in that order).

Contact: [email protected]@tob_sj

God, Religion and Other Drugs

My Opium Addiction: God, Religion, and Other Drugs

Mary Karr

Catholic Writing Today: Mary Karr

The beauty of imperfection, by Alexey Kljatov

Eye Has Not Seen

Jean-Claude Van Damme, screen shot from YouTube

¿Acaba Volvo de ganarse el Internet?

Jean-Claude Van Damme, screen shot from YouTube

Did Volvo Just Win the Internet?

Image courtesy Flickr user asenat29

We’re Not Worthy! We’re Not Worthy!

Cables de alta tensión, cortesía de vía Flickr.

Papa Francisco: Obsesiónense con las personas, no con las polémicas

Maintenance on the third rail
Photo by Metropolitan Transportation Authority on Flickr

Francis: Be Obsessed with People, not Polemics

Poetry. Photo credit V.H. Hammer via Flickr Creative Commons

Varieties of Religious Experience: Marie Howe


Casting the First Stone: Paula Deen