Brian Harper

Brian Harper is a communications specialist for the Midwest Jesuits. His writing has been featured in “America,” “Mic,” “Counterpunch,” “Milwaukee Journal Sentinel,” “National Catholic Reporter,” and various other publications. You can find his work at www.brianharper.net.

Holy Week? Maybe, Maybe Not

To the unaccustomed eye, the Christian way of describing the events of Holy Week might seem paradoxical, even backwards. The days Jesus eats his final meal…

Imagining Holy Week

As the official kickoff to Holy Week, Palm Sunday is one of the more important days in the liturgical year. The imagery is striking –…