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

Becoming What We Are

Sunday, January 15, 2006

Second Sunday of the Year. Fr Euan Marley tells us what it means when Jesus calls Peter - and us - by our names. Read more

The Fire of Love

Friday, December 30, 2005

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Euan Marley preaches on the love that spreads from Jesus, through the Holy Family, to the whole world. Read more

Advice about Building a House

Sunday, May 29, 2005

Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr Euan Marley issues a call for a new kind of friendship and a new kind of politics. Read more

The Benefits of a Dirty Face

Wednesday, February 09, 2005

Ash Wednesday. Fr Euan Marley invites us to dodge the attentions of the woman with the umbrella and join him on the omnibus. Read more

Clever Stupidity

Sunday, September 19, 2004

Twenty-Fifth Sunday of the Year. Fr Euan Marley preaches on some Gospel characters. Read more

The Fire

Sunday, March 14, 2004

Third Sunday of Lent. Fr Euan Marley preaches on the questions asked by children and adults. Read more

The Prayers the Church Stands For

Monday, February 02, 2004

Feast of the Presentation of the Lord. Fr Euan Marley tells us why the Prayer of Simeon is worth standing up for. Read more

Silence at Christmas

Thursday, December 25, 2003

Christmas. Fr Euan Marley preaches on the Gospel read at Mass during the Day. Read more

The Temptations of Service

Sunday, October 19, 2003

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr Euan Marley preaches on a request made to Jesus by two of his disciples. Read more

The Power of Words

Thursday, June 19, 2003

The Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi). Fr Euan Marley preaches for the Feast of Corpus Christi, which in Scotland is transferred to Sunday, 22 June. Read more

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