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

If You Are the Son of God

Sunday, February 21, 2010

First Sunday of Lent. Fr Denis Geraghty preaches on the temptations of Christ. Read more

The Way of the Lord

Sunday, March 01, 2009

First Sunday of Lent. Fr Bruno Clifton considers why we should do penance. Read more

The Imitation of Christ

Sunday, February 10, 2008

First Sunday of Lent. Fr Dominic Ryan invites us to follow Christ into the wilderness. Read more

Lenten Question

Sunday, February 25, 2007

First Sunday of Lent. Fr Robert Ombres relates the temptations of Christ to the traditional penitential exercises of Lent. Read more

Lead us not into Temptation

Sunday, March 05, 2006

First Sunday of Lent. Fr Brendan Slevin suggests that we allow the Spirit to drive us out into the wilderness. Read more

The Enemy's Country Laid Waste

Sunday, February 13, 2005

First Sunday of Lent. Fr Richard Ounsworth explains why Lent is truly a 'joyful season'. Read more

Presenting to God the first-fruits of the Kingdom

Sunday, February 29, 2004

First Sunday of Lent. Fr Austin Milner preaches on Jesus' resistance to temptation, made by him on our behalf. Read more

Lent, the discovery of love

Sunday, March 09, 2003

First Sunday of Lent. Fr Columba Ryan preaches on the commitment signified by the season of Lent. Read more

Life and Love, Death and Sin

Sunday, February 17, 2002

First Sunday of Lent. Fr Martin Ganeri preaches on the temptations at our creation and our recreation. Read more

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