Below you'll find every episode from the first season of Father Brown.
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S01 E01Sep 25, 1974
The Hammer of God A retired colonel, who has been having an adulterous affair, is found dead, his head caved in, with the blacksmith's hammer left nearby. The police have several suspects, but can Father Brown, a visiting priest with a fondness for puzzles, solve the mystery?
S01 E02Oct 2, 1974
The Oracle of the Dog Father Brown is staying as the guest of a retired colonel when his host is found dead, stabbed with a narrow blade, but no murder weapon. The police inspector gathers all the suspects together, but Father Brown has the answer.
S01 E03Oct 9, 1974
The Curse of the Golden Cross An American archaeologist confides in Father Brown that he fears for his life after a mysterious voice in a cave accused him of stealing a golden cross.
S01 E04Oct 16, 1974
The Eye of Apollo A self-styled "priest of Apollo" persuades a follower to alter her will, then she falls down a lift shaft and dies. Father Brown suspects murder.
S01 E05Oct 23, 1974
The Three Tools of Death Father Brown takes part in a radio discussion with a Scottish philanthropist, who is found shot dead the following morning.
S01 E06Oct 31, 1974
The Mirror of the Magistrate A controversial magistrate is shot and killed. A suspect is brought to trial, but Father Brown believes a broken mirror establishes the truly guilty party.