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

Overwhelming Generosity

Sunday, February 20, 2011

Seventh Sunday of the Year. Fr Fergus Kerr wonders whether our society is ready to hear the extraordinary challenge of Jesus's moral teaching. Read more

Dinner Time

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Holy Thursday. Fr Fergus Kerr finds sharing a meal a profoundly significant occasion. Read more

God is Love

Sunday, May 17, 2009

Sixth Sunday of Easter. Fr Fergus Kerr preaches on divine love. Read more

Beyond the Boundaries

Sunday, August 17, 2008

Twentieth Sunday of the Year. Fr Fergus Kerr draws many questions from one of the few humorous passages of the Gospel. Read more

A Doctrine and a Prayer

Wednesday, August 15, 2007

Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary. Fr Fergus Kerr finds something deeply appropriate in the timing of the definition of this essential dogma. Read more

Wise Men came from the East to Jerusalem

Saturday, January 06, 2007

Epiphany. Fr Fergus Kerr preaches on the Solemnity of the Ephiphany of our Lord. Read more

A Loving Touch

Sunday, July 02, 2006

Thirteenth Sunday of the Year. Fr Fergus Kerr tells us that Christians should not be ashamed of material things, or of asking for them. Read more

Why Shepherds?

Sunday, December 25, 2005

Christmas. Fr Fergus Kerr preaches on the visit of the shepherds to the infant Jesus. Read more

Go out to the Whole World

Sunday, June 26, 2005

Thirteenth Sunday of the Year. Fr Fergus Kerr admires the sacrificial lives of Christian missionaries. Read more

The Cataclysmic Coming of Christ

Sunday, November 28, 2004

First Sunday of Advent. Fr Fergus Kerr reminds us that we should be shocked and disturbed by the Incarnation of the Son of God. Read more

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