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

Not Just a Second Chance

Sunday, December 13, 2009

Third Sunday of Advent (Gaudete Sunday). Fr Peter Hunter tells us that Christ offers a radically new beginning. Read more

Not Easy, but Free

Sunday, February 08, 2009
Fifth Sunday of the Year. Fr Peter Hunter finds a world of possibilities opened up through Jesus. Read more

So Ancient and So New

Sunday, April 13, 2008

Fourth Sunday of Easter. Fr Peter Hunter preaches on what it is that we recognise in the call of the true Shepherd. Read more

Banishing the Shadows

Friday, April 06, 2007

Good Friday. Fr Peter Hunter asks why Jesus died on the Cross. Read more

Things That Go 'Bump' in the Night

Sunday, April 30, 2006

Third Sunday of Easter. Fr Peter Hunter explains why Jesus is the very opposite of a ghost. Read more

Wisdom Both Ancient and New

Sunday, July 24, 2005

Seventeenth Sunday of the Year. Fr Peter Hunter shows how God's wisdom alone is ever ancient and ever new. Read more

The Power of the Word

Sunday, January 02, 2005

Second Sunday of Christmas. Fr Peter Hunter reminds us that the Incarnation is not merely an abstract idea but a concrete person. Read more

At Home with God

Sunday, July 18, 2004

Sixteenth Sunday of the Year. Fr Peter Hunter preaches on the hospitality of God. Read more

Simplicity in the Saints

Friday, November 01, 2002

Solemnity of All Saints. Fr Peter Hunter preaches on how the simplicity of God is reflected in the plurality of his saints. Read more

Strange News

Sunday, July 07, 2002

Fourteenth Sunday of the Year. Fr Peter Hunter preaches on the prophecy of Zechariah of a king riding on a colt, the foal of a donkey. Read more

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