Season 1, Episode 5 A Horse From Heaven
First Aired: November 24, 1981
Father Parker (Richard Bergman) trades livestock for a horse "guaranteed" to win the $1000 Founder's Day race. Murphy: Merlin Olsen. Ada: Christina Applegate.
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- Premiered: November 3, 1981
- Rating: None
- Premise: Michael Landon created this warm family drama about an 1870s frontiersman who poses as a priest to care for a group of orphans whose parents were killed when their mining town was destroyed. To keep the children from ending up in a workhouse, `Father' Murp… (more)