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Torch provides a new Catholic homily each week written specially for this web site by Dominican friars, and read by followers worldwide. Read more.

Holding to the Centre

Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B)  |  Rev. Br Toby Lees ponders the divisions manifest in the world today, and asks if the centre can still hold. Read more

The Career of Career Prophets

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B)  |  Fr Leon Pereira reminds us of the true prophetic witness that we Christians are called to give. Read more

Failure and Resilience

Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time (B)  |  Fr Richard Finn ponders the rejection that every preacher of the Gospel must be prepared to endure. Read more

Universal Triumph

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Solemnity of Sts Peter and Paul  |  Fr Peter Harries considers the significance of the feast of St Peter and St Paul. 
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Bearing Our Loneliness

Monday, June 25, 2018

Thirteenth Sunday of the Year  |  Fr Timothy Radcliffe rejoices that Jesus leads us from isolation to communion and friendship. Read more

Name Calling

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Solemnity of the Birth of St John the Baptist  |  Fr Thomas Skeats explains the significance of the name given by God to St John. Read more

Sowing in Time, Sowing for Eternity

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Eleventh Sunday of Ordinary Time (B)  |  Rev Br Andrew Brookes ruminates on the genius of Jesus's image of the seed. Read more

A House Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand

Wednesday, June 06, 2018

Tenth Sunday of Ordinary Time (B)  |  Fr Nicholas Crowe encourages us to move beyond survival strategies in life and to seek friendship with the ultimate Survivor, Jesus Christ. Read more

Being Changed

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ (B)  |  Fr Greg Murphy on the Eucharist as medicine that heals and changes the Christian people. Read more

Journeying into Love

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

The Most Holy Trinity |  Fr Matthew Jarvis delights in the mystery of the Triune God who, as a beacon of Love, draws us ever further into glory. Read more

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