Father Dowling Mysteries

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Stained Glass
Father Dowling Mysteries (Volume 28)
Ralph McInerny
Minotaur Books

Tough times and the unsolved murders of anyone with ties to the Deveres---a family of wealthy parish patrons---back Father Dowling up against a wall in his...


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Ash Wednesday
Father Dowling Mysteries (Volume 27)
Ralph McInerny
Minotaur Books

Father Dowling has been serving as parish priest and resident sleuth at St. Hilary’s for a while now, but he’s no lifer, and there’s plenty that he doesn’t...


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The Widow's Mate
Father Dowling Mysteries (Volume 26)
Ralph McInerny
Minotaur Books

Father Dowling is a dedicated parish priest who happens to have a knack for unraveling the mysteries of the real world as well as those of heaven, but the...


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The Prudence of the Flesh
Father Dowling Mysteries (Volume 25)
Ralph McInerny
Minotaur Books

Gregory Barrett, a classmate of Father Dowling’s, left the priesthood twenty-five years ago. Now, after all these years, a woman threatens to bring a...


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Blood Ties
Father Dowling Mysteries (Volume 24)
Ralph McInerny
Minotaur Books

Henry Dolan's granddaughter, Martha Lynch, adopted 23 years earlier, wants to find her birth parents. Her adopted parents are frantic over the idea of losing...


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Requiem for a Realtor
Father Dowling Mysteries (Volume 23)
Ralph McInerny
Minotaur Books

Father Dowling, respected by all, is well-known for being willing to lend a helping hand whenever he can. So it's no surprise when Stanley Collins shows up at...


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Last Things
Father Dowling Mysteries (Volume 22)
Ralph McInerny
Minotaur Books

Father Dowling is used to unsolicited knocks on the rectory door, having done more than his share of counseling and assisting in delicate situations during his...


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Prodigal Father
Father Dowling Mysteries (Volume 21)
Ralph McInerny
Minotaur Books

Father Roger Dowling is a busy man. He's got the ambitious and all-encompassing task of running St. Hilary's Parish, dealing with his busybody housekeeper,...


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Triple Pursuit
Father Dowling Mysteries (Volume 20)
Ralph McInerny
Minotaur Books

In the latest installment of Ralph McInerny's beloved series, Father Dowling is caught in the middle of a dispute between former radio celebrity Jack Gallagher...


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About the Author

Ralph McInerny
Ralph McInerny (1929-2010) is the author of more than fifty books, including the popular Father Dowling series, and taught for over fifty years at the University of Notre Dame, where he was the director of the Jacques Maritain Center. He has been awarded the Bouchercon Lifetime Achievement Award and appointed to the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities. He lived in South Bend, Indiana
Photo: Matt Cashore
Ralph McInerny

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