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

The Cosmic Christ Frees Us to Wait for His Birth

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

First Sunday of Advent. fr David Sanders reflects on our belief in the second coming Jesus Christ, the King of Creation. Read more

A Pope's Hope

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

Solemnity of Christ the King. fr Robert Verrill argues that we can only understand today's feast through our faith.  Read more

Learning to Live

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Thirty-Third Sunday of the Year. fr Peter Hunter helps us to see how the purpose and meaning of life are given as a gift.  Read more

What is More Pleasing to God?

Thursday, November 05, 2015

Thirty-Second Sunday of the Year. fr Allan White contrasts the security of the rich with the vulnerability of the poor widow, to show how she is an icon of our Saviour, Jesus Christ. Read more

Sanctuaries of Holiness

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Solemnity of All Saints. fr John Patrick Kenrick examines the nature of sainthood. Read more

What's Our Place in the Story?

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Thirtieth Sunday of the Year. fr Richard Conrad  Read more

Open the Gates of Holiness

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. fr Richard Ounsworth explains the basis of Christian mission. Read more

The Gaze of Love

Tuesday, October 06, 2015

Twenty-Eighth Sunday of the Year. fr Bruno Clifton finds the answer to the rich young man's question in the loving gaze of Jesus Christ. Read more

Family Matters

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Twenty-Seventh Sunday of the Year. fr Leo Edgar urges the need for prayerful contempation when reflecting on the nature of the family. Read more

The Witness of Love

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Twenty-Sixth Sunday of the Year. fr Martin Ganeri speaks of the power of witnessing to Christ's love.  Read more

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