Bless Me, Father

Bless Me, Father

1978 - 1981, Comedy
The adventures of two parish priests in 1950s London.

Episode Guide

  • Bless Me, Father - A Mixed-Up Marriage (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    A Mixed-Up Marriage

    Christine Hammond, a war orphan brought up in the convent, has fallen in love with Isaac Rosen, the elder son of the local rabbi. When the priest and the rabbi meet, they immediately agree that the marriage is impossible.

  • Bless Me, Father - Porgy & Bess (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    Porgy & Bess

    Father Duddleswell desperately resorts to pig-napping when Billy Buzzy's pig sty gets too much for him to handle.

  • Bless Me, Father - A Legend Comes to Stay (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    A Legend Comes to Stay

    Father Duddleswell was curate to a legendary eccentric. Now, 40 years late, the old man has come to stay just when Father Duddleswell is incapacitated.

  • Bless Me, Father - Fire & Brimstone (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    Fire & Brimstone

    Neil learns a lesson in understanding when a devout family deals with its dying atheistic grandfather.

  • Bless Me, Father - Beddings & Weddings (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    Beddings & Weddings

    Chaste honeymooners and an abandoned husband are some of the problems Neil encounters in a marriage counseling group.

  • Bless Me, Father - Women (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:


    Neil and Duddleswell must learn the finer points of housecleaning when their housekeeper, Mrs. Pring, becomes ill.

  • Bless Me, Father - Things Are Not What They Seem (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    Things Are Not What They Seem

    Molly Downes, wife of P.C. Johnny Downes fears her husband is fooling around and seeks advice, but it's Father Neil's visits to Molly that set tongues wagging against the curate's clandestine behavior.

  • Bless Me, Father - A Back to Front Wedding (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    A Back to Front Wedding

    After a hectic morning, a forgetful Rev. Duddleswell goes to a movie, stranding one couple at the altar.

  • Bless Me, Father - The Season of Goodwill (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    The Season of Goodwill

    As Christmas nears, Father Duddleswell enters into his annual period of being on his best and most charitable behavior. It's a grand opportunity for others like Father Neil and Mrs. Pring to test the limits of his temporarily sweet disposition.

  • Bless Me, Father - All at Sea (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    All at Sea

    The Rev. Duddleswell decides to make funeral arrangements for a deceased seaman whose religion was unknown.

  • Bless Me, Father - The Heart of a Curate (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Heart of a Curate

    The Rev. Duddleswell wonders about Neil's vow of celibacy when a nurse helps him recover from an appendectomy.

  • Bless Me, Father - Fatal Lady (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    Fatal Lady

    Father Neil receives embarrassing attentions from Miss Davenport, which he must tolerate because she is a generous benefactor of the Parish.

  • Bless Me, Father - Father Neil's First Miracle (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    Father Neil's First Miracle

    Father Duddleswell gives Neil a job at the hospital after a witch doctor casts a spell on a hospital patient.

  • Bless Me, Father - Blessing From Heaven (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    Blessing From Heaven

    When a woman that can't conceive asks for some water from the holy shrine at Lourdes, she ends up being pregnant; Father has confidence in the power of holy water.

  • Bless Me, Father - The Seal of Confession (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The Seal of Confession

    The church gets a new P.A. system and soundproof confessional; Father Duddleswell forgets to shut off his new cordless microphone while in the otherwise soundproofed new confessional.

  • Bless Me, Father - The Tennis Match (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    The Tennis Match

    The Rev. Duddleswell represents the Catholic Church in a tennis match against a Church of England player.

  • Bless Me, Father - Father & Mother (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    Father & Mother

    The Rev. Duddleswell damages a portrait of the founder of a local convent, uncovering a concealed French masterpiece.

  • Bless Me, Father - The Doomsday Chair (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    The Doomsday Chair

    Father Duddleswell responds when a spiritual intervention is called for when a chair in the pub gets a creepy reputation.

  • Bless Me, Father - The Parish Bazaar (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    The Parish Bazaar

    Father Charles Duddleswell refuses to make incumbent weather plans for the upcoming annual church bazaar.

  • Bless Me, Father - The Bells of St. Jude's (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Bells of St. Jude's

    The Rev. Duddleswell tries to install a new church bell to thwart the activities of a bookie's pigeons.

  • Bless Me, Father - Baptism of Fire (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    Baptism of Fire

    A newly ordained priest learns he must prove himself before becoming the older parish priest's curate.