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

Longing to Receive Him

Tuesday, June 01, 2021

The Solemnity of Corpus Christ. Fr Dominic White reflects on the gift of the Eucharist in the light of the present pandemic. Read more

The Cornerstone of our Lives

Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Twenty-seventh Sunday of the Year. Fr Dominic White suggests that we take inspiration from the architecture of cathedrals. Read more

Drawn by Light

Wednesday, January 01, 2020

Epiphany of the Lord (A)  |  Fr Dominic White reflects on the humility of pagans in search of truth, and he asks if we might occasionally take for granted what God has given us.  Read more

Freedom to Captives

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Maundy Thursday  |  Fr Dominic White reflects on the streams of grace that come from Christ's washing of feet both in our imitation of his actions in liturgical ritual, and moreover, in our lives.  Read more

Structured Living

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time (B)  |  Fr Dominic White reflects on the good structure that is necessary for our lives to resonate with divine beauty. Read more

Shouldering Responsibility

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time (A)  |  Fr Dominic White explores Christ's vision of our baptismal responsibilities within the Church, rooted in Christ. Read more

True Depths of Philosophy

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time (A)  |  Fr Dominic White says the Gospel challenges us to understand the true depths of its philosophy, namely, of the Cross.  Read more

The Deep Serenity of Grace

Wednesday, April 06, 2016

Third Sunday of Easter. fr Dominic White invites us to rest in the experience of the risen Christ. Read more

Graced to Heal Wounds

Sunday, September 07, 2014

Twenty-Third Sunday of the Year. fr Dominic White reflects on how honesty in our relationships can be a source of healing. Read more

Things in Heaven and Things on Earth

Sunday, November 24, 2013

Solemnity of Christ the King. Fr Dominic White reflects on suffering and our role in redeeming creation (we also publish a poem written by fr Dominic on related themes). Read more

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