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CLERICAL DETECTIVES arranged by categories (with authors in brackets)

CLERGY
Anglican/Episcopal curates/priests
The Rev Claire Aldington (Isabelle Holland)
The Revd Callie Anson (Kate Charles)
Father Antony (Donna Fletcher Crow)
The Archdeacons
(C A Alington)
The Rev Dr Charles Ashworth
(Susan Howatch)
Canon Hubert Avril (Margery Allingham)
The Rev Matt Beck
(Charles Meyer)
The Rev Dr Simon Bede (Barbara Byfield)
The Rev Ebenezer Buckle (Nicholas Brady)
The Rev Martin Buell
(Margaret Scherf)
The Rev Tobias Campion
(Judith Cutler)
The Rev Michael Cargrim (Fergus Hume)
The Ven James Castleton
(C A Alington)
Canon Sidney Chambers (James Runcie)
The Rev Rodney Chelmarsh
(Mollie Hardwick)
The Rev Simon Cherry (Gale Pedrick)
The Rev Tom Christmas (C C Benison)
The Rev Ernest Clayton
(Robert Barnard)
The Rev Lily Connor (Michelle Blake)
Rector James Coyte (R E Dugdall)
The Ven John Craggs
(C A Alington)
The Rev John Dennis (George A Birmingham)
The Rev Peter Eversleigh (Richard Goyne)
The Rev Lisa Farthing (Rev Malcolm G Lorimer)
Rev Clare Fergusson
(Julia Spencer-Fleming)
The Rev Blake Fisher (Frederick Ramsay)
Father Gilbert (Paul McCusker)
Mother Lavinia Grey
(Kate Gallison)
Father Grif
(Dudley J Delffs)
Canon George Grindal (Barbara Whitehead)
The Rev Det Insp Blake Hartley
(John Waddington-Feather)
Father Jarvis Hedlam
(Allen Whitman)
The Rev Polly Hewitt (Janice B Scott)
The Rev Lucas Holt
(Charles Meyer)
The Rev Jabal Jarrett
(Freda Bream)
The Rev Otis Joy (Peter Lovesey)
The Rev Kathryn Koerney
(Cristina Sumners)
The Rev Nick Lawrence (Deryn Lake)
The Rev Francis Leggatt
(J S Fletcher)
The Rev Charles Mickle (Henry Charlton Beck)
The Rev Margaret Moon (Aline Templeton)
The Rev Faith Morgan (Martha Ockley)
Father Fernando O'Neal
(Paul Spike)
The Rev Francis Oughterard (Suzette A Hill)
The Padre (Richard Goyne)
The Rev Richard Page (Maggie Hamand)
The Rev Dr Thomas Pemberton (E L Doctorow)
Abbot Peter (Simon Parke)
The Rev Michael Richey
(Dale Osborn Rains)
Canon Tallis
(
Madeleine L'Engle)
Rev Ziza Todd
(David Willis McCullough)
Archdeacon Toft
(Thurman Warriner)
The Rev Septimus Treloar (Stephen Chance)
Reverend Tuckworth (David Holland)
The Rev Max Tudor (G M Malliet)
Vicar of Sherburn
(Julius Falconer)
Father Robert Vickers
(Kathie Deviny)
The Rev Merrily Watkins
(Phil Rickman)
The Rev Dr Simon Weatherspoon (Michael Langford)
The Rev Harry Westerham
(Victor L Whitechurch)
Father Mike Wilson
(D Keith Mano)

Other Protestant ministers
Rev Burke Anderson (Gary E Parker)
Rev Harvey Ashe (Charles M Poore)
Rev Hosea Ballou
(Ernest Cassara)
Rev Betsy Blessing (Beth Pattillo)
Pastor Jonah Borden
(Tom Hilpert)
Rev Win Brady
(William Kritlow)
Rev Adam Bridger (Alton Gansky)
Rev Dr Olympia Brown (Judith Campbell)
Rev James Burton
(Cecil Murphey)
Pastor Hank Busche
(Frank E Peretti)
Rev Oxford Christie
(William T Delamar)
Rev Cal Crandall
(Myra Nagel)
Reverend Dean
(Hal White)
The Rev Hugh Derrick (William R Boyer)
Rev Duncan Durward (Andrew Cheviot)
Pastor Jason Faircloth (Randall Arthur)
Pastor Jerry Grant
(Brian R Dill)
Pastor Stephen Grant
(Ray Keating)
Rev William Granthom
(D G Isch)
Rev Ashley Greeley (Robert E Shaw)
Pastor Willie Green (Sherryle Kiser Jackson)
Rev Willa Hinshaw
(Lynette Hall Hampton)
Rev Tony Hook (A Jesus Wrighter)
Pastor June
(Lee M Sapp)
Rev Rob Vander Laan
(Terry Hager)
Pastor Dev Malone
(Lenora Worth)
Rev Angus McPherson (Mark W Stoub)
Rev Jonah Newman (Robert Stephen Reid)
Bishop Lynn Peterson
(Marilyn Brown Oden)
Rev C P Randollph
(Charles Merrill Smith)
Pastor Jordan Rau (Randall Arthur
Rev Zeb Rawlins
(William V Reynolds)
Chaplain Jaime Richards
(S L Linnea)
The Rev Sebastian (James L Johnson)
The Rev David Sempill (John Buchan)
Pastor Abby Shaw
(Karl Fieldhouse)
Rev James Sherlock
(Rev Malcolm G Lorimer)
Pastor James Stone
(John Paul Carinci)
Rosemary Stubbs
(Clare Munnings)
Pastor Suzanne (Judy Mitchell Rich)
Rev Dan Thompson (Dean Feldmeyer)
Rev Ziza Todd (David Willis McCullough)
Rev Calvin Turkstra (Christopher H Meehan)
Rev Walker "Bear" Wells (Stephanie Jaye Evans)
Pastor Thomas Wilson
(Tony Burton)

Prison chaplain
John Jordan (Michael Lister)

Amish pastor
Pastor Caleb Troyer (P L Gaus)

Roman Catholic priests
Father Alfonso (N J Matthews)
Father John Baptist (William Biersach)
Father Joseph Bredder (Leonard Holton)
Father Brown (G K Chesterton)
Father Brown
(Stephen Kendrick)
Bishop Burdock (Walter S Sheldon)
Father Brennan Burke
(Anne Emery)
Don Camillo
(Giovanni Guareschi)
Father Crumlish (Alice Scanlan Reach)
Father Frank Darragh (Thomas Keneally)
Father Tim Devin
(Grace and Harold Johnson)
Father Roger Dowling
(Ralph McInerny)
Father Michael Driscoll
(David Compton)
Father Duffy
(Dorothy Salisbury Davis)
Father Flaherty (Christy Kenneally)
Father Anthony Fowler (Juan Gómez-Jurado)
Father Gus Gamble (Whit Masterson)
Father Goodwin ( (Frances Fyfield)
Father Joe Gramel (John Paul Carinci)
The Rev Msgr (Nick) Hartery (Dennis Burke)
Bishop Christopher Hegarty
(Colm Keena)
Father Mike Jerome
(Ryne Douglas Pearson)
Father Thomas Kelly (Sam Cabot)
Father Robert Koesler
(William X Kienzle)
Pope Leo XIII (Ann Margaret Lewis)
Father Jerome Lucero (F H Batacan)
Father McMahon
(Dorothy Salisbury Davis)
Father Malecki
(Ben Pastor)
Father Nil (Michel Benoît)
Father David Noone (Edward D Hoch)
Father Isaiah O'Connor
(L L Fine)
Father John O'Malley
(Margaret Coel)
Father Ian Pearse (Jonathan Rabb)
Father Pfefferkorn
(Florence B Weinberg)
Bishop Purcell (Thomas Patrick McMahon)
Father Quart
(Arturo Pérez-Reverte)
Bishop Francis X Regan
(William F Love)
Father Roland
(Rev William L Doty)
Father Vincent Ross (Gillian Galbraith)
Father
(later Bishop & Archbishop) Blackie Ryan
(Andrew M Greeley)
Father Gus Saenz (F H Batacan)
Father Tom Shaman
(Jon Trace)
Father Joseph Shanley
(Jack Webb)
Father David Sheridan (David J Miller)
Father Chris Sieb
(Michael Schiefelbein)
Father Julian Snow
(Louis Buss)
Bishop Edwin Marriott (C St John Sprigg)
Father Mark Townsend
(Father Brad Reynolds)
Vane (John Fuller)
Father Peter Wagner (J Stephen Russell)

Greek Catholic priest
Father Alex Andreou (Ian Caldwell)

2000 year old Coptic priest?
Simon Ark (Edward D Hoch)

Ex-priests and ex-clergy
Sergeant Malcolm Ainslie (Arthur Hailey)
Mike Daley (Sheldon Siegel)
Ray Koepp
(C J Koehler)
Charles Nelo Sangster (Victor Canning)
Father Tom Shaman
(Jon Trace)

Monks/friars (also see under Medieval/historical monks)
Father Anselm (William Brodrick)
Brother Bartholomew (David Manuel)
Brother Benedict (Donald E Westlake)
Dom Erkenwald
(Pauline King)
Brother Francis (Bernard Seif)
Father Malachi
(Diane Marqaurt Moore & Isabel Anders)
Brother Paul
(William D Montalbano)
Domingo Salazar (Diego Marani)

Medieval/historical monks/ex-monks/clergy/Templars
Brother Athelstan
(Paul Doherty/Harding)
Nicholas Barber (Barry Unsworth)
Brother Barnabas
(E M A Allison)
Matthew Bartholomew (Susanna Gregory)
Brother Bernard (Catherine Jinks)
Giordano Bruno (S J Parris)
Brother Cadfael
(Ellis Peters)
Bascot de Marins
(Maureen Ash)
Charles du Luc (Judith Rock)
Friar Felix Fabri
(Sheri Holman)
Sir Baldwin Furnshill (Michael Jecks)
Brother Hermitage
(Howard of Warwick)*
Brother Juniper
(Thornton Wilder)
Arn Magnusson (Jan Guillou)
Father Martin
(David Bland)
Brother Michael
(Susanna Gregory)
Bishop Pecock (Margaret Frazer)
Petroc of Auneford (Pip Vaughan-Hughes)
Roger the Chapman
(Kate Sedley)
Father Simeon
(Domini Highsmith)
Brother Timon
(Phillip DePoy)
Brother William
(Umberto Eco)

Nuns (also see under Medieval/historical nuns)
Sister Agatha (Aimée and David Thurlo)
Sister Agnes (Alison Joseph)
Sister Angela (L E Chamberlain)
Soeur Angèle
(Henry Catalan)
Soeur Auguste (Joanne Harris)
The Benedictine Bloodhounds
(Betty Hyland)
Sister Mary Jo Brunetto (Linda Rettstatt)
Sister Cecile
(Winona Sullivan)
Sister Conchita
(G W Kent)
Sister Claire Coogan (Brent Carr)
Sister Eve
(Lynne Hinton)
Sister Francesca
(Camille Minichino)
Sister Gertrude
(Betty Hyland)
Sister Grace
(Karina L Fabian)
Sister Joan
(Veronica Black)
Sisters John & Hyacinthe
(Dorothy Gilman)
Sister Justicia (James Scott Bell)
Sister Justus (Debbie DeCeco Lannen)
Sister Krumbles
(Karen Kelly Boyce)
Sister Madeleine (Cash Peters)
Sister Margaret
(Isaac Morris)
Sister Maureen
(Janet O'Daniel)
Mother Paul
(June Wright)
Sister Gabriel Schmidtzer (Linda Rettstatt)
Sister Rose
(Nik Morton)
Sister Simon
(Margaret Ann Hubbard)
Sister Mary Theresa (Monica Quill)
Sister Ursula (Anthony Boucher as H H Holmes)
Sisters of the Last Straw (Karen Kelly Boyce)

Medieval/historical nuns
Sister Ana (Panos Karnezis)
Soeur Angèle
(Henry Catalan)
Mother Aquinas (Cora Harrison)
Dame Averilla
(Barbara Reichmuth Geisler)
Prioress Eleanor (Priscilla Royal)
Sister Fidelma (Peter Tremayne)
Dame Frevisse (Margaret Frazer)
Abbess Helewise (Alys Clare)
Mother Maria Santa Hilda (Annamaria Alfieri)*
Hildegard, Abbess of Meaux
(Cassandra Clark)
Catherine LeVendeur (Sharan Newman)
Sister Pelagia (Boris Akunin)
Sister Ria (Thomas Eidson)
Joanna Stafford (Nancy Bilyeau)

Ex-nuns/retired nuns
Christine Bennett (Lee Harris)
Lady Katheryn Bulkeley
(Kate Ellis)
Dr Kathy Carpenter
(Deborah Plummer Bussey)
Brigid Donovan
(Karen Saum)
Giulia Falcone
(Alice Loweecey)
Anne Fitzgerald
(James Patterson)
Sister Mary Helen (Sister Carol Anne O'Marie)
Bridget O'Toole (Frank McConnell)

Missionaries
Ben Baltic (Fergus Hume)
Amanda Brown (Tamay Myers)
Dr Mary Finney (Matthew Head)

CHURCH WORKERS
Choirmasters/organists
Hayden Konig (Mark Schweizer)
Alan Starr (Jane Langton)

Choir members
Francesca Bibbo (Lorraine V Murray)
Gracie Parks
(Eileen M Berger)
Ellie Quicke
(Veronica Heley)

Church administrators
Theodora Braithwaite (D M Greenwood)
Richard Harrison
(Michael David Antony)
Janet Reed (Mary Carroll Patrick)
John Smyth (James R Coggins)

Clergy wives and widows
Mrs Baul (Lynne E Chandler)
Tempe Crabtree
(Marilyn Meredith)
Doran Fairweather
(Mollie Hardwick)
Kate Hanlon (Diane Noble, Traci Depree)
Faith Fairchild (Katherine Hall Page)
Lady Lupin Hastings (Joan Coggin)
Janet Reed
(Mary Carroll Patrick)
Laetitia Rodd (Kate Saunders)

Aggie Sloan-Wilcox
(Emilie Richards)

Flower arranger
Suzy Spencer (Lis Howell)

Friend of God (actually of the actor who portrays Him)
Det Chief Insp Southwell (Barbara Whitehead)

Confirmation candidate
Burton Sands (Peter Lovesey)

Quaker Clerk of the Meeting
Elizabeth Elliot (Irene Allen)

Mormon
Art Oveson (Andrew Hunt)
Deb Ralston (Lee Martin)
Bishop Joseph Smith
(Brent Carr)
Toom Taggart
(Paul M Edwards)
Linda Wallheim (Mette Ivie Harrison)

Others
Uncle Abner (Melville Davisson Post & John L Suter)
Robert Amiss (Ruth Dudley Edwards)
Mark Bredon
(Ronald Knox)
Greg Cahill
(Mark Andrew Olsen)
Det Chris Coleman
(Sr Christine Kresho)
Jimmy Costello
(James Green)
Cuchulainn
(William Gardiner Hutson)
Oswald de Lacy
(S D Sykes)
Scott Doyle
(D G Isch)
Montague Egg
(Dorothy L Sayers)
Chase Fleet
(William G Jennings)
Truman Grit Griffin
(Becky Wooley)
Brother Half Angel
(Martin Roth)
Lucy Harrington
(Catherine Lloyd)
Felicity Howard (Donna Fletcher Crow)
The Inquisitor
(Simon Quinn)
Owen Keane (Terence Faherty)
Francis Xavier Killy
(Simon Quinn)
Lucy Kingsley (Kate Charles)
Cooper Lee
(Jennifer Stanley)
C S Lewis
(Kel Richards)
Henry Marlowe
(Rev Malcolm G Lorimer)
David Middleton-Brown
(Kate Charles)
Ralph Moon
(D G Isch)
Det Insp Evan Morgan
(Pauline King)
Charlie O'Brien (Alan Dale Dickinson)
Blair Owens
(Terri Blackstock)
Chief Inspector Pearson (Eric Shepherd)
Allen Mackenzie Phillips
(William Paul Young)
Lord Francis Powerscourt (David Dickinson)
Cindy Preston
(Debbie Viguié)
Lucius Rumsey
(Christopher Leach)
Alexander Seaton (Shona MacLean)
Matthew Shardlake (C J Sansom)
Sam Sloan (Robert L Wise)
Vera Sloan (Robert L Wise)
John Taylor
(Thomas Brace Haughey)
Carl Vanderveer (Larry Beinhart)
Kayla Wannamaker
(Pamela Kay Noble Brown)
Anne Waverly
(Laurie R King)
Andrea West
(Pamela Cranston)
Geoffrey Weston (Thomas Brace Haughey)
Grace Willis (Becky Wooley)
Wulfgar (V M Whitworth)

Shaker Eldress
Sister Rose Callahan (Deborah Woodworth)

NON-CHRISTIAN RELIGIONS
Judaism
Benyamin Ben-Akiva (Kenneth Wishnia)
Molly Blume
(Rochelle Krich)
Rabbi Aviva Cohen
(Rabbi Ilene Schneider)
Rabbi David Cohen
(Sheyna Galyan)
Daniel (the prophet) (unknown)
Gamaliel (Frederick Ramsay)
Rabbi Ruth Gold
(Athol Dickson)
Sammy Golden
(Jack Webb)
Job (Barb Goffman)
Rabbi Hawkins (Jim Miller - but Hawkins was not a real rabbi!)
Rabbi Kappelmacher
(Jacob M Appel)
Rina Lazarus/Peter Decker
(Faye Kellerman)
Rabbi Gabby Lewyn (Roger Herst)
Det Abe Lieberman (Stuart M Kaminsky)
Rabbi Jeremiah Neumann
(L L Fine)
Ruby, the Rabbi's Wife
(Sharon Kahn)
Rabbi Josh Shwartz (Kerry M Olitzky)
Rabbi Jeremiah Silverman
(Debbie Viguié)
Rabbi David Small
(Harry Kemelman)
Rabbi Daniel Winter (Joseph Terlushkin)

Buddhism
Father Ananda (Nick Wilgus)
Det Sonchai Jitpleecheep (John Burdett)
Darcy Lott
(Susan Dunlap)
Munpa (Alexandra David-Néel and Lama Yongden)
Tenzing Norbu (Gay Hendricks and Tinker Lindsay)

Islam
Ibrahim Kahn (John Waddington-Feather)
Nayir ash-Sharqi (Zoe Ferraris)
Ash Rashid (Chris Culver)

Hinduism
Vish Puri (Tarquin Hall)

Mithraism
John the Eunuch (Eric Mayer and Mary Reed)

Sikhism
Daljit Singh (Col K S Rajamani)
Inspector Singh
(Shamani Flint)

Voodoo/hoodoo
Papa LaBas (Ishmael Reed)

Witches (who mean well)
Lily Ivory (Juliet Blackwell)
Maggie O'Neill
(Madelyn Alt)
Ophelia and Abby (Shirley Damsgaard)

Druid princess
Antoinette Charboneau (Aleta Boudreaux)


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