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

Facing the Challenge

Sunday, September 05, 2010

Twenty-Third Sunday of the Year. Fr Simon Gaine offers us a dose of learned realism. Read more

It's a Scandal

Sunday, September 27, 2009

Twenty-Sixth Sunday of the Year. Fr Francis Gaine asks who are the real enemies of Christ. Read more

Most Highly Favoured Lady!

Monday, December 08, 2008

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception. Fr Simon Gaine sees in Our Lady no objection to God's grace. Read more

Let Him Who Boasts...

Sunday, February 03, 2008

Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Simon Gaine shows how living the life of the Beatitudes does give us something to boast about. Read more

Seeking Expert Advice

Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Ash Wednesday. Fr Simon Gaine considers the three-fold treatment for sin proposed by Christ our Healer. Read more

The Gift of the Eucharist

Thursday, April 13, 2006

Holy Thursday. Fr Simon Gaine tells of the gift that we offer, and are offered, in the Eucharist. Read more

Two Processions, a Single Heart

Sunday, March 27, 2005

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord. Fr Simon Gaine invites us to leave the crowd and join Christ in his triumphal march. Read more

Believe and Rejoice!

Sunday, April 18, 2004

Second Sunday of Easter (Low Sunday). Fr Simon Gaine preaches on the purpose of John's Gospel. Read more

The Spirit bears witness

Sunday, June 01, 2003

Seventh Sunday of Easter. Fr Simon Gaine preaches on Christ's prayer for the Spirit. Read more

Outside the Camp

Sunday, February 16, 2003

Sixth Sunday of the Year. Fr Simon Gaine preaches on the healing of a leper and its effect on Jesus' mission. Read more

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