Dallas' Roman Catholic Diocese

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2011

    Lent: No, It's Not the Vatican Diet Plan

    ​The tired, lame joke used to pop about annually this time of year among the lapsed Catholics in my family. "I'm giving up watermelon for Lent," assorted uncles would say with a grin. Har-har. Get it? Watermelon isn't in season during Lent, so as sacrifices go... Yeah, those old boys were ca ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 1, 2001

    Fast Foods

    Does Lent affect Dallas restaurant sales?

  • News

    January 7, 1999

    Look back in confusion

    Buzz remembers the year that might have been and proves that not only the winners write the history