Pope Benedict XVI

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2013

    American Atheists Call Out Robert Jeffress, the Pope, GOP Politicians on New Texas Billboards

    If you're tired of seeing Rev. Robert Jeffress' elfin little face at every turn, it might be best to avoid the highway for awhile. The pastor, along with one of his most charming quotes -- "What they [homosexuals] do is filthy" -- will be appearing on a billboard along a highway in Austin beginning ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2011

    Watch: The Famine -- "Ad Mortem"

    The Famine​In case you haven't been paying attention: Dallas-Fort Worth has been back on a metal kick of late, with new metal bands popping up and grabbing our attention -- like Warbeast and Maleveller, to name a few. Now there's another act to add to the list of attention-worthy upstarts: Arlingt ... More >>

  • Film

    May 14, 2009
  • Blogs

    July 18, 2008

    How Fruit Flan and a Future Pope Changed a Jesuit Dallas Teacher's Life

    Hey, sometimes a dessert will change your life. Pope Benedict XVI is in Australia this week, mate. And among those who made the pilgrimage was Brother Patrick Hough, a social sciences teacher at Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas -- who, from the looks of this photo, took a few of his stude ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2008

    "Oh, Thank God! I Thought You Said 'A Protestant!'"*

    Pope Benedict XVI, like you didn't know that Pope Benedict XVI’s visit to the United States has provoked an examination of the relationship between Roman Catholics and evangelical Christians, who share a similar social agenda. Southern Baptist scholar, author and commentator Al Mohler points respe ... More >>

  • News

    October 25, 2007

    Chaos Amid Dallas Parochial League

    A popular coach is pushed out of the Catholic sports league

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2007

    Stickin' It to the Pope?

    Nine days ago there appeared in The Dallas Morning News a touching little feature about Roosevelt Wilkerson, who was once living on the streets of South Dallas but has recently achieved international renown with his hand-carved walking sticks made from Trinity River tree limbs. The occasion of that ... More >>

  • Film

    October 26, 2006

    Devils in Disguise

    A documentary portrait of a pedophile priest and his pious protectors

  • News

    June 27, 2002

    The Spirits Move Them

    Followers of Cao Dai, a Vietnamese sect with frail tendrils in Dallas, say their time has come to spread the word. Just ask Victor Hugo.