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 Family of Tomorrow

Sunday, December 26, 2004

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Anthony Axe preaches on the contrast between the hatred and fear Christ encountered when new-born and the hope for the future that he offers. Read more

Lost to the Temple

Sunday, December 28, 2003

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Colin Carr preaches on the finding of the child Jesus in the temple. Read more

An Unknown Household

Sunday, December 29, 2002

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Thomas Crean preaches on the beautiful invisibility of the Holy Family of Nazareth.  Read more

Holy Familiarity

Sunday, December 30, 2001

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Neil Ferguson preaches on how deeply God has entered into the mundane of our life as well as the dramatic. Read more

Impossible Ideal or Gritty Reality?

Sunday, December 31, 2000

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Robert Ombres preaches a homily for the feast of the Holy Family, which the Church celebrates on the Sunday in the Octave of Christmas.
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