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

Comfort for All

Sunday, January 30, 2005

Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Peter Harries shows us that the Beatitudes are good news for more than just funerals. Read more

Silent Schism

Sunday, January 23, 2005

Third Sunday of the Year. Fr Thomas Crean calls for an end to a silent division over the Church's teaching. Read more

Lumen Gentium - The Light of Nations

Sunday, January 16, 2005

Second Sunday of the Year. Fr Vivian Boland tells us that in Christ, God's covenant with Israel becomes Good News for all humanity. Read more

Baptised for Mission

Sunday, January 09, 2005

Baptism of the Lord. Fr Isidore Clarke recalls that we, like Christ, are baptised into the mission of spreading God's light to the nations. Read more

Guides for Complicated Journeys

Thursday, January 06, 2005

Epiphany. Fr Robert Ombres contrasts the simplicity of the angel's message to the shepherds in Luke's Gospel with the complexity of the pilgrimage of the Magi in Matthew's. Read more

The Power of the Word

Sunday, January 02, 2005

Second Sunday of Christmas. Fr Peter Hunter reminds us that the Incarnation is not merely an abstract idea but a concrete person. Read more

Born of a Woman

Saturday, January 01, 2005

Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God. Fr Richard Ounsworth preaches on the importance of Mary's title 'Mother of God'. Read more

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