Holy jokes – Father Alex is a comic of the cloth
Fathers Ted and Dougal – two televisual comedic men of the cloth – could be given a run for their money by a real life vicar cum comedian from Burnley.
Fr Alex Frost, the curate at St Matthew’s Church, and his mirth-making partner Fr Chris Krawic, discovered a shared love of comedy in the unlikely setting of a pre ordination silent retreat – and now perform in their own videos as “Jack and Krac”.
I went to meet Fr Alex at his home in Rossendale Road where he recounted his remarkable journey to the priesthood, which saw him ordained only last year, and how faith and comedy can go hand in... read more
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