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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.

The Sudden Appearance of God in our World

Sunday, January 13, 2008

Baptism of the Lord. Fr Columba Ryan invites us to be unsettled once again by the revelation of Christ's identity. Read more

A Place for Tin-pot Musicians

Sunday, January 14, 2007

Second Sunday of the Year. Fr Columba Ryan preaches on the miracle at Cana. Read more

Only Jesus

Sunday, March 12, 2006

Second Sunday of Lent. Fr Columba Ryan preaches on the transfiguration of Christ. Read more

Hope in the Encircling Gloom

Sunday, November 14, 2004

Thirty-Third Sunday of the Year. As the Church looks towards the Day of Judgement, when history comes to an end, Fr Columba Ryan assures us that the true message is one of hope, not of terror. Read more

The Passion according to Luke

Sunday, April 04, 2004

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord. Fr Columba Ryan preaches on the special emphases of Luke's account of the sufferings of our Lord. Read more

Lent, the discovery of love

Sunday, March 09, 2003

First Sunday of Lent. Fr Columba Ryan preaches on the commitment signified by the season of Lent. Read more

A House of Prayer for All Nations

Sunday, August 18, 2002

Twentieth Sunday of the Year. Fr Columba Ryan preaches on the impartiality of God. Read more

The Beauty of the Glory of the One God

Sunday, June 10, 2001

Trinity Sunday. Fr Columba Ryan preaches on the unity of three divine persons. Read more

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