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Season 1

1 :01x01 - Back to Ballymora

Oct/03/1962
The congregation of St. Dominic's raises money so that Father Fitzgibbon can pay a visit to the Irish town where he was born but then the good padre gets cold feet about returning.
Guest Stars: Will Kuluva as Remplevich | Russell Collins as Barney O'Dowd | Robert Emhardt as Joe Feeney | Argentina Brunetti as Mrs. Severino | Lauren Gilbert as Dr. Warneke | Joe Pevney as Boy
Director: Joseph Pevney
Story: Juanita Vaughn | Teleplay: Emmet Lavery

2 :01x02 - The Crooked Angel

Oct/10/1962
Fathers O'Malley and Fitzgibbons are both enthralled by the angelic singing voice of one of their grade school students only to discover that the boy has a bad case of sticky fingers.
Guest Stars: Ralph Meeker as Jack Slade | Dennis Oliveri as Eddie Slade | Phyllis Love as Sister Mary Mathew | Willard Parker (2) as Monsignor Joe Giblin | J. Pat O'Malley as Healy | Wally Young as Felix | Edward Holmes (2) as Nolan | Ralph Manza as Charlie | Celia Lovsky as Mother Gabriel
Writer: William Fay

3 :01x03 - The Parish Car

Oct/17/1962
After the parish car is deemed unsalvageable following an accident, Father Fitzgibbon purchases a new one and gets a really good deal--or so he thinks. It turns out that the car is stolen.
Guest Stars: Hugh Sanders as Murray Cranston | Raymond Bailey as Rudy Blanchard | Gary Vinson as Bruce Randall | Jerome Cowan as Tim Murphy | Barry Kelley as Captain Donovan | Ken Lynch as Lt. Harris | Peter Leeds as Policeman | Virginia Christine as Mrs. Randall | Harry Lauter as Frank | Johnny Eimen as Tim Whelan | Eddie Hanley as Clerk | Cy Malis as Worker | Marian Morley as Secretary
Director: Joseph Pevney

4 :01x04 - The Father

Oct/24/1962
Father O'Malley persuades an old-fashioned Puerto Rican immigrant to allow his daughter to attend a school dance. There's only one problem--she doesn't return home.
Guest Stars: Victoria Vetri as Carmel Fernandez | Arnold Moss as Fernandez | Miriam Goldina as Aunt Teresa
Director: Alex March

5 :01x05 - A Man for Mary

Oct/31/1962
A hot chick gets evicted by her landlady because all the male tenants in the building are arguing over her. She then goes to Father O'Malley for help in finding a place where she'll be welcome.
Guest Stars: Anne Francis as Mary Dunne | Gerald S. O'Loughlin as Bianchi | Robert Strauss as Curt | Jim Secrest as Stan Walker | George Kennedy as Mike
Director: Joseph Pevney

6 :01x06 - Like My Own Brother

Nov/07/1962
A working class man is humiliated when his well-to-do brother begins showering expensive gifts on his wife and children.
Guest Stars: Harry Morgan as Al Everett | Eddie Bracken as Danny Everett | Melinda Plowman as Jane Everett | Paula Winslowe as Anne Everett | Paul Carr as Jerry Everett
Director: Robert Florey

7 :01x07 - Not Good Enough for My Sister

Nov/14/1962
A laborer and his galpal want to get married but her family thinks he's beneath her in social status.
Guest Stars: Jack Warden as Carl Wiczinski | Virginia Vincent as Mary Cipollaro | Al Ruscio as Jimmy Cipollaro | Angela Clarke (2) as Mama Cipollaro | Anne Barton as Lois Cipollaro

8 :01x08 - A Matter of Principle

Nov/21/1962
Father O'Malley doesn't want an all-city basketball player on the parish hoops team because he feels that the player is too arrogant.
Guest Stars: Fred Clark as John Murphy | Virginia Gregg as Margaret Murphy | Peter Helm as Frank Murphy | Charla Doherty as Harriet Hall | Chris Warfield as Dr. Thornton | Simon Scott as Larry Raymond | George Furth as Lester | Kip King as Joey | Jerry Ziesmer as Fred | Jess Kirkpatrick as Heath | Brad Morrow as Robert Stern | Scott Wells as Milton Blumenthal
Director: Fielder Cook
Writer: Richard Baer

9 :01x09 - Mr. Second Chance

Nov/28/1962
Father O'Malley discovers that the largest contributor to the parish building fund is actually a racketeer.
Guest Stars: Dan Duryea as Harold Harrison | Dorothy Green as Mrs. Harrison | Maggie Pierce as Marilyn Harrison | Steven Terrell as Tony | Willis Bouchey as Bill Fleming | Ross Elliott as Ken Hamlin | Frankie Darro as Elevator Operator
Director: Allen Reisner

10 :01x10 - Ask Me No Questions

Dec/05/1962
Father O'Malley catches the sticky fingered thief who's been stealing from the church poor box. To his surprise it's an outstanding student at the parish school.
Guest Stars: Roger Mobley as Miles Corbin | Joanne Linville as Nora Corbin | Kevin McCarthy as Ray Corbin

11 :01x11 - Keep an Eye on Santa Claus

Dec/12/1962
Father Fitzgibbon finds an ex-convict a job as a department store Santa Claus unaware that "Santa" plans on robbing the joint.
Guest Stars: James Dunn as Honus Shamroy | Frank McHugh as William Jennings Depew | Cloris Leachman as Karen Murdock | Steve Brodie as Fred Murdock | Bill Mumy as Mark Murdock | Mary Field as Sister Agnes | Ken Lynch as Lt. Harris | Henry Hunter as Floorwalker | Eddie Hanley as Man | Katie Sweet as Little Girl
Director: Joseph Pevney
Writer: Richard Baer

12 :01x12 - A Dog for Father Fitz

Dec/19/1962
Church secretary Mrs. Featherstone can't stand the Irish setter that's been befriended by Father Fitzgibbon and gives the padre an ultimatum: it's the pooch or her.
Guest Stars: Dennis Rush as Terry Donnelly | Phyllis Love as Sister Mary Mathew | Blossom Rock as Mrs. Carter | Forrest Lewis as Carter | Norman Leavitt as Milkman | Kenneth R. MacDonald as Captain

13 :01x13 - A Saint for Mama

Dec/26/1962
A racketeer steals a statue from St. Dominic's in hopes of affecting a cure for his seriously ill mother. When the image doesn't work, the mobster then steals Father O'Malley to help it along.
Guest Stars: Richard Conte as Tony Laurentino | Beverly Garland as Marsha | Lisa Gaye as Rosa Pavone | Renata Vanni as Mama Laurentino | Bert Remsen as 1st Salesman | Garry Walberg as 2nd Salesman | Bart Burns as Detective
Director: Joseph Pevney
Writer: Emmet Lavery

14 :01x14 - Tell Me When You Get to Heaven

Jan/02/1963
A father refuses to accept a doctor's diagnosis that his son might go blind. The reason--the physician is a confirmed agnostic.
Guest Stars: James Whitmore as Dr. Corden | Michael J. Pollard as Danny Larkin | John Alderson as Fred Larkin | Adrienne Marden as Mrs. Larkin | Mary Field as Sister Agnes | Jerry Ziesmer as 1st Boy | Kip King as 2nd Boy | Theodore Newton as Man | Henry Rowland as Workman
Director: Felix Feist
Writer: Lewis Reed

15 :01x15 - My Son, the Social Worker

Jan/09/1963
Tom Colwell's father arrives in town for a visit but the social worker surprisingly declines a dinner invitation from Fathers O'Malley and Fitzgibbon. The two padres wonder what's going on between father and son.
Guest Stars: Ed Begley as Owen Colwell | Buck Taylor as Mickey Vecchione | Bennye Gatteys as Janis Lenihan | Chris Warfield as Dr. Thornton | Herb Ellis as Rabbi Adler | Frank Albertson as Commissioner Hughes | Ellen Corby as Mrs. Brophy | Jeff Pevney as Ronnie Warren | Patricia Morrow as Jo Ann Stevens | Frances Karath as Myra Friedman | Viola Harris as Mrs. Adler | George Spicer as George King
Director: Joseph Pevney
Writer: Richard Baer

16 :01x16 - A Memorial for Finnegan

Jan/16/1963
Father O'Malley tries to discover why a parishioner who pledged a large donation to St. Dominic's several years back hasn't yet made good on the pledge.
Guest Stars: Preston Foster as Francis X. Finnegan | Liam Redmond as Augustus O'Brien | Nora Marlowe as Mrs. O'Brien | Chris Warfield as Dr. Thornton | Alice Backes as Grande Dame | True Ellison as Elevator Operator | Harry Swoger as Truck Driver | Vic Perrin as Clarkson | Marissa Mathes as Girl

17 :01x17 - Don't Forget to Say Goodbye

Jan/23/1963
The mother of a bride-to-be tries to talk her daughter out of tying the knot because of her own loveless marriage.
Guest Stars: Noreen Corcoran as Sally McMullen | Richard Denning as Larry McMullen | Charles Knox Robinson as Jeff Winters | Jane Wyatt as Kitty McMullen | Joanna Moore as Gerry Donnelly | Donald Kerr as Elevator Operator | Matty Jordan as Waiter
Director: Joseph Pevney

18 :01x18 - The Shoemaker's Child

Jan/30/1963
Fathers Fitzgibbon and O'Malley investigate whether or not a youth is guilty of a robbery. Fitzgibbon is certain that the lad is innocent but O'Malley isn't so sure.

19 :01x19 - The Slasher

Feb/06/1963
Father O'Malley tries to persuade a wrestler to give up the squared circle at the request of the grappler's wife but Father Fitzgibbon, an avid wrestling fan, wants him to continue.
Guest Stars: Mickey Shaughnessy as Jim Bancroft | Fay Spain as Helen Bancroft | William Demarest as Marty | Charles Herbert as Kenny | Jerome Cowan as Murphy

20 :01x20 - One Small Unhappy Family

Feb/13/1963
A young man withdraws from his wife when the doctor tells her that she can never conceive a child.
Guest Stars: Keir Dullea as Dennis Brady | Susan Kohner as Elaine Brady | Arthur Peterson as Dr. Webb | Don Keefer as Ewbank | Arch Johnson as Brady

21 :01x21 - Has Anyone Seen Eddie?

Feb/20/1963
Tom Colwell sets out to rehabilitate a youth who he saw commit a theft.
Guest Stars: Rod Lauren as Eddie Karnes | Barbara Nichols as Marie | Claire Carleton as Mrs. Karnes | Bernadette Withers as Frances Karnes | Karyn Kupcinet as Amy Feldman | Dave Barry (1) as Harry the Barber | Herbie Faye as Bill the Barber | Al Checco as Bartender

22 :01x22 - Blessed are the Meek

Feb/27/1963
Fathers O'Malley and Fitzgibbon are puzzled when their new church sexton seems afraid to meet with their bishop.
Guest Stars: Richard Carlson as Francis Xavier Delaney | Kent Smith as Bishop George Cagle | Connie Gilchrist as Mrs. Reardon | Mary Field as Sister Agnes | Charlotte Knight as Mrs. Podvin | Edward Holmes (2) as Nolan | Michael Flatley (2) as Virgil | Tom Daly as Character | William Sharon as Rector
Director: Robert Florey
Writer: William Fay

23 :01x23 - Cornelius Come Home

Mar/06/1963
O'Malley and Fitzgibbon try to get a lifelong bachelor to keep his promise and marry a widow.
Guest Stars: Lee Tracy as Cornelius McBride | Nancy Carroll (2) as Nora Callahan | Vito Scotti as Molletti | Argentina Brunetti as Mrs. Molletti | David Fresco as Kravitz | Florence Halop as Mrs. Kravitz

24 :01x24 - The Boss of the Ward

Mar/13/1963
A political ward leader gets replaced by a younger man and doesn't take it very well.
Guest Stars: Pat O'Brien (2) as Frank McCaffey | J. Pat O'Malley as Bathhouse O'Connor | Erin O'Brien as Annie McCaffey | Lawrence Dobkin as Tony Alonzi | Joel Crothers as Joe Strozzi | Athena Lorde as Maria Strozzi | Marianna Hill as Nora Fallon | Grace Albertson as Cecilia Fallon | George Petrie as Ed Fallon | Bryan O'Byrne as Tommy Noonan | Barry Macollum as Tim Shea
Writer: Carey Wilber

25 :01x25 - Run, Robin, Run

Mar/20/1963
A musician who's been wrongly accused of assault refuses to give himself up to the authorities.
Guest Stars: Ivan Dixon as Robin Green | Juanita Moore as Mrs. Green | Gloria Calomee as Phyllis Green | James Edwards (1) as Sgt. Fred Wilson | Frank Behrens as Frank Bennett | K.T. Stevens as Estelle Bennett | Stafford Repp as Sgt. Al Parker | Robert Dugan (2) as Officer | Chick Chandler as Harry Grafton | Sandra Lyne as Wife | Dick Winslow as Husband | John Dennis as Policeman | Norman Grabowski as Existentialist | Sue Winton as Young Woman
Director: Joseph Pevney

26 :01x26 - The Reformation of Willie Henratty

Mar/27/1963
Father Fitzgibbon hires shiftless ne'er-do-well Willie Henratty to clean the church windows. Will he end up regretting the decision?
Guest Stars: Ray Walston as Willie Henratty | Jeanette Nolan as Mrs. Mertens | Chris Warfield as Dr. Thornton | Johnny Coons as Father Johnston | Robert Nash as Wilson | Gail Bonney as Woman | Jeff Pevney as Boy

27 :01x27 - Custody of the Child

Apr/03/1963
A wealthy socialite and a widowed former showgirl battle for custody of the latter's daughter.
Guest Stars: Dianne Foster as Edith Sedgewick | Gladys Cooper as Mrs. Arnold Sedgewick | Susan Gordon as Sharon Sedgewick | Linden Chiles as David Gregory | Anthony Eisley as Frank Baxter | Joe Downing as Detective | Don Beddoe as Martin Ragan

28 :01x28 - Florence, Come Home

Apr/10/1963
Fathers O'Malley and Fitzgibbons are stunned when a seemingly happy parishioner leaves her husband--and he's happy as a pig in slop that she's gone.
Guest Stars: Betty Field as Florence Marlowe | James Westerfield as Harold Marlowe | Harold Stone as Detective Dave Golden | Larry J. Blake as Sgt. O'Brien | Alice Frost as Woman | Jane Betts as Mrs. Heinrich | Leonard Bremen as Charlie
Writer: Richard Baer

29 :01x29 - Hear No Evil

Apr/17/1963
A deaf couple's marriage is threatened when an operation restores the wife's hearing.
Guest Stars: Richard Long as George Conroy | Ellen Burstyn as Louise Conroy | Whit Bissell as Dr. Stevens | William O'Connell as Doc

30 :01x30 - A Tough Act to Follow

Apr/24/1963
After Tom Colwell resigns as director of the boys' club, his female successor's rigid methods create problems.
Guest Stars: Patricia Barry as Kathryn Fontaine | Regis Toomey as Dawson | Charles Herbert as Danny Wojack | Johnny Eimen as Jerry | Tommy Shaw as Mike | Riki Marcell as Fred | Jackie Searl as Burns | Billy Halop as Thompson | Vicki Raaf as Mrs. Provost | Henry Kulky as Rice | Iris Adrian as Mrs. Wojack | Michael Webber as Al | Steve Mitchell (1) as Policeman | Jerry Davis (1) as Jimmy Burns | Harry Short as Harvey
Director: Joseph Pevney
Warning: Going My Way guide may contain spoilers
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Comedy | Drama
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: ABC ( USA)
Airs: Wednesdays at 08:30 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: October 03, 1962
Ended: September 11, 1963
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