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

A Sword, Not a Bathrobe

Sunday, September 09, 2007

Twenty-Third Sunday of the Year. Fr Neil Ferguson warns against a one-sided view of Christ's ministry of peace. Read more

The Glory and the Shame

Sunday, September 17, 2006

Twenty-Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Neil Ferguson considers the reality of taking up our cross and following Christ. Read more

Into the Promised Land

Sunday, January 08, 2006

Baptism of the Lord. Fr Neil Ferguson links the baptism of Jesus to the preaching mission of the Church. Read more

Hope Fulfilled

Sunday, December 05, 2004

Second Sunday of Advent. Fr Neil Ferguson explores the extraordinary fulfilment by Christ of the hopes of the prophet Isaiah. Read more

A Dwelling in Jacob

Sunday, January 04, 2004

Second Sunday of Christmas. Fr Neil Ferguson preaches on the mystery of the incarnation. Read more

When the moon is full

Thursday, April 17, 2003

Holy Thursday. Fr Neil Ferguson preaches on the institution of the sacrament of orders. 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

The Best is Kept 'til Last

Sunday, January 14, 2001

Second Sunday of the Year. Fr Neil Ferguson preaches a homily for the Second Sunday of Ordinary Time. Read more

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