Father Jacob Myers, a priest of the Roman Catholic Church, played by Martin Shaw, examines evidence of miracles to be used in canonisation but also performs exorcisms. As he learns, Jacob's... See full summary »

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 Father Jacob (6 episodes, 2008)
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 Astaruth / ... (6 episodes, 2008)
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 Sister Ruth (5 episodes, 2008)
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 Cardinal Bukovak (5 episodes, 2008)
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 Monsignor Vincenzo (4 episodes, 2008)
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 Liam (2 episodes, 2008)
Michelle Joseph ...
 Sister Anne (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Father Daniel (2 episodes, 2008)
Romy Irving ...
 Donna (2 episodes, 2008)
Sarah-Jayne Steed ...
 Sarah (2 episodes, 2008)
Mia Fernandez ...
 Fiona (2 episodes, 2008)
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Father Jacob Myers, a priest of the Roman Catholic Church, played by Martin Shaw, examines evidence of miracles to be used in canonisation but also performs exorcisms. As he learns, Jacob's duties run deeper than just sending demons back to Hell; he later must prevent them all from escaping.

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16 February 2010 | by (Puerto Rico) – See all my reviews

I had never heard of this miniseries until Chiller (cable) started announcing it. I have only seen the first two episodes and at the moment I simply cannot find any explanation to it's low ratings when it first aired (as I've read in the internet), except maybe the "timing" was inappropriate(??). Who knows! I have reasons to believe the idea was ahead of it's time, and it is now that it has relevancy. The actors, especially Martin Shaw (whom I had never met until now), are superb. The delivery is excellent. Flaws?? There surely are, but I have yet to ponder the four remaining episodes. I'll surely get back here as soon as that happens.


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