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 Justice of Forgiveness
Seventh Sunday of the Year. Fr David McLean preaches on our Lord's teaching that we should love those who do
A Sermon that Heals
Sixth Sunday of the Year. Fr Gordian Marshall preaches on the preaching of Jesus. Suffering, loneliness, illness are things that nobody
With him we shall do great things
Fifth Sunday of the Year. Fr Isidore Clarke preaches on the Lord's call of Isaiah and Simon Peter. A church or
Who Wants to be a Prophet?
Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Vivian Boland preaches a homily for the fourth Sunday of the year. Why did things
God’s Spirit of Power
Third Sunday of the Year. Fr John Orme Mills preaches a homily for the third Sunday of the year. Imagine what it
Impossible Ideal or Gritty Reality?
Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Robert Ombres preaches a homily for the feast of the Holy Family, which the
A Decree from Caesar Augustus
Christmas. Fr Allan White preaches torch.op.org's Christmas homily for Midnight Mass. Caesar Augustus issued a decree and set the whole world
A Hastening Joy
Fourth Sunday of Advent. With Christmas no more than hours away, Fr Richard Finn preaches a homily for the Fourth
A Dancing God
Third Sunday of Advent (Gaudete Sunday). Fr Robert Eccles preaches on the third Sunday of Advent in the chapel of
No More Mountains
Second Sunday of Advent. Fr Euan Marley, the prior of Blackfriars, Edinburgh, preaches a homily for the second Sunday of
First Sunday of Advent. Fr Timothy Radcliffe launches the English Dominican Electronic Publishing House with a homily for the First
Ordinations, Installations & Professions. After a successful and forward-looking Chapter, the brothers of the English Province of the Order of