Catholic priest Father Frank Dowling (Tom Bosley) continually stumbles over murders, abductions and other high crimes in his hometown of Chicago. Assisted by street-smart Sister Stephanie "Steve" Oskowski (Tracy Nelson), wherever the holy duo go, someoneusually turns up dead. While the local police are quick to find a likely suspect, the snooping priest just as quickly finds a good reason to take a closer look. Now, for the first time on DVD, you can enjoy this 2-Disc collection of the first season of Father Dowling Mysteries which includes the original TV pilot movie!Father Phil (James Stephens) is going to have to take 10 o'clock mass, because Father Dowling has got a murder to solve!
All eight episodes from the debut season─the two-part "The Missing Body Mystery," "What Do You Call a Call Girl?," "The Man Who Came to Dinner," the two-part "The Mafia Priest Mystery," "The Face in the Mirror Mystery," and "The Pretty Baby Mystery"─are featured in a two-disc set. 8 hrs. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital stereo; Subtitles: English (SDH); TV spots. **8 episodes and the bonus pilot movie "Fatal Confession" (1987) on 2 discs. 8 hrs.**