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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 Last Question?

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time (A)  |  Fr Richard Finn contemplates the Cross of Christ which is what love of God and neighbour looks like. Read more

Blessed are the Poor in Spirit

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time (A)  |  Fr Richard Finn asks who are the "poor in spirit" and what is meant by calling them "blessed". Read more

Hope in the Darkness

Friday, March 25, 2016

Easter Sunday. fr Richard Finn explains how the spreading of the light from the Easter candle during the Easter Vigil symbolizes Jesus Christ as hope in our darkness. Read more

The Power of Small Deeds

Tuesday, June 09, 2015

Eleventh Sunday of the Year. fr Richard Finn helps us to see the power of small deeds in building the Kingdom of God. Read more

What's in a Name?

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Twenty-First Sunday of the Year. fr Richard Finn shows us the significance of St Peter's act of naming Jesus as the Christ. Read more

Humble Prayer

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Thirtieth Sunday of the Year. Fr Richard Finn notes how humility must lie at the heart of our prayer. Read more

Freed for Joy

Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Christmas. Fr Richard Finn directs our attention to the infant Jesus as Prince of Peace and source of our joy. Read more

Poison and Antidote

Sunday, March 25, 2012

Fifth Sunday of Lent. Fr Richard Finn calls on us to enter into Christ's self-sacrifice. Read more

The Soil of Love

Sunday, May 01, 2011

Second Sunday of Easter (Low Sunday). Fr Richard Finn calls on us to live by the Spirit we have received from the risen Christ. Read more

Whetting Our Appetites

Sunday, June 06, 2010

The Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi). Fr Richard Finn ponders on the significance of Melchizedek as a figure of Christ. Read more

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