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

What's It All About

Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Fourth Sunday of Ordinary Time. Fr John Patrick Kenrick preaches on the righteous anger of God. Read more

Staying Safe

Thursday, April 30, 2020

Fourth Sunday of Easter (A)  |  Fr John Patrick Kenrick reminds us that true safety comes from being in union with Christ even if this demands patient suffering with him.  Read more

Rooted in Christ

Friday, August 09, 2019

Nineteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time (C)  |  Fr John Patrick Kenrick reflects on the Jewish roots of our faith, and calls us to renewed hope in Christ who alone can save us.  Read more

The True King

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

Solemnity of Christ the Universal King (B)  |  Fr John Patrick Kenrick says that Christ's kingship bears witness to a truth that endures for ever. Read more

Learning to Obey God

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Fifth Sunday of Lent (B)  |  Fr John Patrick Kenrick points to how we, like Jesus himself, have to "learn to obey through suffering". Read more

The Loveable Mystery

Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (A)  |  Fr John Patrick Kenrick contemplates the mysteriousness of God, who befriends humanity and draws us close to himself. Read more

Spiritual Athletes?

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Twenty-First Sunday of the Year. fr John-Patrick Kenrick challenges our tendencies to become spiritual couch potatoes. Read more

Sanctuaries of Holiness

Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Solemnity of All Saints. fr John Patrick Kenrick examines the nature of sainthood. Read more

What Do You Truly Seek?

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Second Sunday of the Year. fr John Patrick show how in searching for God we come to know who we are. Read more

The Power of God's Love and Mercy

Sunday, April 06, 2014

Fifth Sunday of Lent. Fr John Patrick Kenrick reflects on how the raising of Lazarus from the dead throws light on the meaning of Christ's death and resurrection for each of us. Read more

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