Many of us have giggled at The Vicar ofDibley, Father Ted or the BBC’s recentRev. But how helpful are the fictional representations of clergy and, by extension, Christians, on the box? Bryony Taylor, a curate in the diocese of Durham, examines a variety of TV’s most famous vicars to come up with an answer.
Rachel Smith, Durham
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Christians on the Telly:
The Good, The Bad and the Quirky By Bryony Taylor
Darton, Longman & Todd. 155 pages. £9.99. ISBN 978 0 232 531 701
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