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

Into the Mystery

Sunday, May 18, 2008

Trinity Sunday. Fr Denis Minns shows how the doctrine of the Trinity is directly relevant to every Christian. Read more

Till We Have Built Jerusalem

Sunday, May 13, 2007

Sixth Sunday of Easter. Fr Denis Minns finds real hope in the vision of St John the Divine. Read more

The Glory That Is To Be Revealed In Us

Sunday, August 06, 2006

Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord. Fr Denis Minns tells us how we are to attain the glory revealed in the Transfiguration. Read more

Relaxing Penance

Sunday, December 04, 2005

Second Sunday of Advent. Fr Denis Minns tells us that penance is about looking to the future with hope, rather than to the past with sorrow. Read more

Hope For Us All

Wednesday, June 29, 2005

Solemnity of Sts Peter and Paul. fr Denis Minns takes consolation in the slow path to perfection travelled by SS Peter and Paul.  Read more

Provincial Chapter 2004

Monday, September 20, 2004

Fr Denis Minns preaches at the Mass of the Holy Spirit at the opening of the English Dominican Provincial Chapter of 2004. Read more

In his Image and Likeness

Sunday, March 21, 2004

Fourth Sunday of Lent (Laetare Sunday). Fr Denis Minns preaches on the father and two sons in a parable told by the Father's Image. Read more

The Cares of This Life

Sunday, November 30, 2003

First Sunday of Advent. Fr Denis Minns preaches on the things Jesus warns his disciples against concerning the Day of the Lord. Read more

Worth More Than Sparrows

Sunday, June 23, 2002

Twelfth Sunday of the Year. Fr Denis Minns preaches on the mystery of the providence and a disciple's sharing in the cross of Christ. Read more

The Spirit's words of forgiveness

Sunday, June 03, 2001

Pentecost Sunday. Fr Denis Minns preaches on the sending of the Holy Spirit. Read more

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