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

Respect for Politicians

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr David Goodill shows us a way of understanding Jesus' saying in regard to paying taxes. Read more

Small Boats

Sunday, August 10, 2014

Nineteenth Sunday of the Year. fr David shows how the humanity of Jesus Christ communicates the gentle presence of God in the midst of violence. Read more

Transforming Hope

Sunday, February 02, 2014

Feast of the Presentation of the Lord. Fr David Goodill argues that the hope given to us in Jesus Christ frees us from the burdens of the past. Read more

Made Great in His Greatness

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Thirty-Second Sunday of the Year. Fr David Goodill urges us to see how through Jesus Christ our failures can be made into God's great work. Read more

In a Hidden Place

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Ash Wednesday. Fr David Goodill outlines how almsgiving, praying and fasting are our particpation in Christ's work of our redemption. Read more

Be Opened

Sunday, September 09, 2012

Twenty-Third Sunday of the Year. Fr David Goodill looks at how our hearts are opened by Jesus Christ. Read more

Jesus Stretched Out His Hand

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Sixth Sunday of the Year. Fr David Goodill finds inspiration in the life of St Damien de Moloka'i. Read more

He Looks Down on the Earth

Sunday, March 13, 2011

First Sunday of Lent. Fr David Goodill takes us from Eden to the Cross, by way of a high mountain. Read more

Know Yourself

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Fifth Sunday of Lent. Fr David Goodill shows how Christ humbles the proud and lifts up the lowly from the dust. Read more

Far from the Passive Crowd

Sunday, May 03, 2009
Fourth Sunday of Easter. Fr David Goodill is not ashamed to be thought of as sheepish. Read more
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