The cast of ‘Father Ted,’ from left clockwise: Pauline McLynn, Dermot Morgan, Ardal O'Hanlon and Frank Kelly (photo: Alamy/Moviestore Collection Ltd)
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Addison Del Mastro
“Father Ted” can be seen as both a relic of an Irish moment and a humorous, but serious, argument against the confessional state.
Conan O’Brien ended his nearly 11-year run on TBS, Thursday, June 24, 2021, with the final episode of the late-night show “Conan.” (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
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Jake Martin
Conan never did quite fit in, and I mean that in the best possible way.
Jonathan Roumie as Jesus in Season 2 of ‘The Chosen’ (photo: Angel Studios)
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Mary Grace Mangano
The show’s most important feature is that it portrays the characters as human—especially Jesus.
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James T. Keane
“My hope is that the church can use the immense power of its storytelling to move toward more compassion, more kindness.”
The cast reassembled for “Friends: The Reunion” (photo credit: HBO Max)
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Jake Martin
“The Reunion’’ shows “Friends” for the fantasy that it always was, while at the same time showing what sustained and continues to sustain that fantasy: the shared affection, admiration and respect of six very talented actors.
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James Martin, S.J.
James Martin S.J.'s 1994 review of ‘Friends,’ published when it first aired.