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

The Learning Church

Sunday, October 22, 2006

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr Edward Booth suggests that the Church today continues to learn from its mistakes, just as the Apostles did. Read more

The Hidden Hand

Sunday, October 16, 2005

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr Jonathan Fleetwood sees the hand of providence at work in even the most corrupt political systems. Read more

Done Speedily

Sunday, October 17, 2004

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr Paul-Martin White preaches on the seeming delay in God's answers to our prayers for justice. Read more

The Temptations of Service

Sunday, October 19, 2003

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr Euan Marley preaches on a request made to Jesus by two of his disciples. Read more

God is Owed his Image

Sunday, October 20, 2002

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr Dermot Morrin preaches on a trick question put to Jesus and the lesson Jesus draws from it. Read more

The Articulation of Desire

Sunday, October 21, 2001

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr. Aidan Nichols preaches a Catholic defence of the Prayer of Petition. Read more

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