Father Dowling Mysteries

Father Dowling Mysteries

1987 - 1991, Crime, Drama
Father Dowling, the sleuthing parish priest from Chicago who investigates baffling crimes.
Average rating:
REACTIONS:
0
Love It 0
Love It
0
Important 0
Important
0
Inspiring 0
Inspiring
0
Tired 0
Tired
0
Fail 0
Fail

Episode Guide

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Joyful Noise Mystery (Season 3 Episode 22)
    Season 3 Episode 22:

    The Joyful Noise Mystery

    Father Dowling and Sister Steve race against time to prevent a political assassination and prove the chief suspect is innocent.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Consulting Detective Mystery (Season 3 Episode 21)
    Season 3 Episode 21:

    The Consulting Detective Mystery

    Father Dowling (Tom Bosley) teams up with the ghost of Sherlock Holmes (Rupert Frazer) to find a murderer. With Tracy Nelson.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Malibu Mystery (Season 3 Episode 20)
    Season 3 Episode 20:

    The Malibu Mystery

    Father Dowling and Sister Steve hang ten in Malibu in their search for the killer of a rock star's boyfriend.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Hardboiled Mystery (Season 3 Episode 19)
    Season 3 Episode 19:

    The Hardboiled Mystery

    The author of a 1930s crime novel about Father Dowling and Sister Steve is murdered before writing the last chapter.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Monkey Business Mystery (Season 3 Episode 18)
    Season 3 Episode 18:

    The Monkey Business Mystery

    Sister Steve kidnaps the principal suspect in a murder case: a chimpanzee she has known since childhood.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Mummy's Curse Mystery (Season 3 Episode 17)
    Season 3 Episode 17:

    The Mummy's Curse Mystery

    A mummy's curse wraps Father Dowling and Sister Steve up in mystery and murder when a museum curator is found dead of unexplained causes.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Priest Killer Mystery (Season 3 Episode 16)
    Season 3 Episode 16:

    The Priest Killer Mystery

    Two visiting priests are murdered and Sister Steve must prevent the killer from making Father Dowling his third victim.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Moving Target Mystery (Season 3 Episode 15)
    Season 3 Episode 15:

    The Moving Target Mystery

    Father Dowling's life is threatened when he accidentally photographs the men behind a political assassination.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Prodigal Son Mystery (Season 3 Episode 14)
    Season 3 Episode 14:

    The Prodigal Son Mystery

    Father Dowling (Tom Bosley) discovers that the man (John Rubinstein) he is trying to clear of a murder charge is his son. With Tracy Nelson.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Missing Witness Mystery (Season 3 Episode 13)
    Season 3 Episode 13:

    The Missing Witness Mystery

    Sister Steve changes habits and dresses as a hooker to help Father Dowling find the only witness to a murder.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Substitute Sister Mystery (Season 3 Episode 12)
    Season 3 Episode 12:

    The Substitute Sister Mystery

    Father Dowling (Tom Bosley) discovers a woman (Kari Lizer) impersonating Sister Steve (Tracy Nelson).

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Fugitive Priest Mystery (Season 3 Episode 11)
    Season 3 Episode 11:

    The Fugitive Priest Mystery

    Father Dowling must clear his own name after his twin brother, Blaine, frames him in a bank robbery. With Tom Bosley in a dual role.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Christmas Mystery (Season 3 Episode 10)
    Season 3 Episode 10:

    The Christmas Mystery

    Father Dowling and Sister Steve must race to find a department store Santa before he kills two witnesses to a crime.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Vanishing Victim Mystery (Season 3 Episode 9)
    Season 3 Episode 9:

    The Vanishing Victim Mystery

    Father Dowling discovers that a young woman he meets on an airplane is being held hostage by her family.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Reasonable Doubt Mystery (Season 3 Episode 8)
    Season 3 Episode 8:

    The Reasonable Doubt Mystery

    As a juror, Father Dowling (Tom Bosley) is the only one who believes a murder defendant is innocent. With Tracy Nelson.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Murder Weekend Mystery (Season 3 Episode 7)
    Season 3 Episode 7:

    The Murder Weekend Mystery

    Father Dowling and Sister Steve (Tom Bosley, Tracy Nelson) spend a weekend at the home of a mystery writer to solve his murder.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Undercover Nun Mystery (Season 3 Episode 6)
    Season 3 Episode 6:

    The Undercover Nun Mystery

    Steve believes the mother superior holds key evidence in the convent murder of a policewoman posing as a nun.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Movie Mystery (Season 3 Episode 5)
    Season 3 Episode 5:

    The Movie Mystery

    While on a movie studio set, Father Dowling and Sister Steve (Tom Bosley, Tracy Nelson) witness the murder of the director (Richard Portnow).

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Showgirl Mystery (Season 3 Episode 4)
    Season 3 Episode 4:

    The Showgirl Mystery

    Sister Steve's friend is left at the altar when her fiance is murdered, then is accused of the crime.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea Mystery (Season 3 Episode 3)
    Season 3 Episode 3:

    The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea Mystery

    Father Dowling (Tom Bosley) must deal with the devil (Michael Champion) after Sister Steve (Tracy Nelson) sells her soul to save her brother.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Medical Mystery (Season 3 Episode 2)
    Season 3 Episode 2:

    The Medical Mystery

    Father Prestwick gets tangled in murders at the hospital where Father Dowling had surgery.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Royal Mystery (Season 3 Episode 1)
    Season 3 Episode 1:

    The Royal Mystery

    Sister Steve steps in for a look-alike Lady Cara when a member of her entourage is planning her murder.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Passionate Painter Mystery (Season 2 Episode 13)
    Season 2 Episode 13:

    The Passionate Painter Mystery

    Father Dowling and Sister Steve (Tom Bosley, Tracy Nelson) are determined to find out who is trying to kill a drunken artist (Bob Dishy). Also guest stars Roscoe Lee Browne.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Legacy Mystery (Season 2 Episode 12)
    Season 2 Episode 12:

    The Legacy Mystery

    Father Dowling and Sister Steve (Tom Bosley, Tracy Nelson) try to reform a parishioner (Robin Thomas) who was caught stealing.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Solid Gold Headache Mystery (Season 2 Episode 11)
    Season 2 Episode 11:

    The Solid Gold Headache Mystery

    Sister Steve (Tracy Nelson) is the beneficiary of a wealthy parishioner's will -- to the tune of $6 million. With Tom Bosley.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Confidence Mystery (Season 2 Episode 10)
    Season 2 Episode 10:

    The Confidence Mystery

    A con man relieves Father Prestwick of thousands of dollars intended for the church's orphanage fund.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Perfect Couple Mystery (Season 2 Episode 9)
    Season 2 Episode 9:

    The Perfect Couple Mystery

    Father Dowling and Sister Steve try to clear a parishioner of charges of stealing top-secret information.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Falling Angel Mystery (Season 2 Episode 8)
    Season 2 Episode 8:

    The Falling Angel Mystery

    An angel warns Father Dowling and Sister Steve about a parishioner who is in trouble with the underworld.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Blind Man's Bluff Mystery (Season 2 Episode 7)
    Season 2 Episode 7:

    The Blind Man's Bluff Mystery

    Father Dowling and Sister Steve discover a blind man is involved in the blackmail plot against a wealthy parishioner.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Ghost of a Chance Mystery (Season 2 Episode 6)
    Season 2 Episode 6:

    The Ghost of a Chance Mystery

    Father Dowling and Sister Steve help a woman who thinks her family mansion is being haunted by a ghost.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Woman Scorned Mystery (Season 2 Episode 5)
    Season 2 Episode 5:

    The Woman Scorned Mystery

    Sister Steve (Tracy Nelson) tries to uncover the truth when Father Dowling's twin brother accuses him of murder. Tom Bosley stars in a dual role.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Stone Killer Mystery (Season 2 Episode 4)
    Season 2 Episode 4:

    The Stone Killer Mystery

    Attacks interrupt Dowling's training for a race; a district attorney's murder points to an ex-convict.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Sanctuary Mystery (Season 2 Episode 3)
    Season 2 Episode 3:

    The Sanctuary Mystery

    Sister Steve's brother is framed for the murder of a columnist who was about to uncover a diamond smuggling operation.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Exotic Dancer Mystery (Season 2 Episode 2)
    Season 2 Episode 2:

    The Exotic Dancer Mystery

    Sister Steve poses as a professional card dealer during the murder investigation of an exotic dancer.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Visiting Priest Mystery (Season 2 Episode 1)
    Season 2 Episode 1:

    The Visiting Priest Mystery

    Father Dowling (Tom Bosley) must stop a hit man posing as a priest from attempting an assassination at a wedding.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Pretty Baby Mystery (Season 1 Episode 8)
    Season 1 Episode 8:

    The Pretty Baby Mystery

    Father Dowling and Sister Steve discover an abandoned infant whose mother is being pursued by hoodlums.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Face in the Mirror Mystery (Season 1 Episode 7)
    Season 1 Episode 7:

    The Face in the Mirror Mystery

    Father Dowling reluctantly discloses an embarrassing family secret when his look-alike half brother attempts to steal a valuable diamond.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Mafia Priest Mystery (Season 1 Episode 6)
    Season 1 Episode 6:

    The Mafia Priest Mystery

    Time is running out for a young priest from an organized-crime family who has been framed for the murder of a deputy attorney general.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Mafia Priest Mystery (Season 1 Episode 5)
    Season 1 Episode 5:

    The Mafia Priest Mystery

    A young priest whose family is involved in organized crime is accused of murdering a deputy attorney general.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Man Who Came to Dinner (Season 1 Episode 4)
    Season 1 Episode 4:

    The Man Who Came to Dinner

    Sister Steve faces a difficult choice when a former boyfriend, pursued by a hit man, asks for sanctuary.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - What Do You Call a Call Girl Mystery (Season 1 Episode 3)
    Season 1 Episode 3:

    What Do You Call a Call Girl Mystery

    When a friend of Sister Steve's is found murdered after confessing she was a prostitute, clues point to three powerful clients.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Missing Body Mystery (Season 1 Episode 2)
    Season 1 Episode 2:

    The Missing Body Mystery

    An FBI agent whispers a coded message just before dying in Father Dowling's (Tom Bosley) confessional. With Tracy Nelson.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - The Missing Body Mystery (Season 1 Episode 1)
    Season 1 Episode 1:

    The Missing Body Mystery

    Father Dowling risks the bishop's wrath after a man seeking his help falls dead at his feet.

  • Father Dowling Mysteries - Fatal Confession (Pilot Episode 1)
    Pilot Episode 1:

    Fatal Confession

    An FBI agent relays a code in the confessional; later his dead body disappears.

User Reviews

What do you think of Father Dowling Mysteries?

Cast

Poster images provided by PRPhotos.com