The BEST Episodes of Preacher

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 21, 2020

Network: AMC

What if an angel and a demon procreate? What would that offspring be? Would it be holy or demonic or both? Preacher is that tale. The offspring has no body, just a soul. That soul needs a body and chose Jesse Custer. A preacher from Texas with a loss of faith and a drinking problem. The offspring called Genesis bonds with Jesse, giving him the word of God. What he says is done.

Call and Response

#1 - Call and Response

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 31, 2016

Jesse hopes to follow through on his promise to obtain answers from heaven; the entire town waits with bated breath.

star 8.19
4,607 votes
Directors: Sam Catlin
Writers: Sam Catlin
The Light Above

#2 - The Light Above

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 26, 2018

Jesse returns home for what he hopes is the last time but angers Starr and endangers Cassidy in the process; Tulip battles hell and Nazis.

star 8.13
1,380 votes
Directors: Sam Catlin
Writers: Sam Catlin

#3 - Sokosha

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 24, 2017

The Saint corners the trio. Jesse makes a deal with the killer Cowboy. Jesse races to save Tulip and Cassidy.

star 7.96
3,496 votes
Directors: David Evans
Writers: Mary Laws

#4 - Schwanzkopf

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 19, 2018

Divided and trapped, Tulip, Jesse and Cassidy battle old friends, new enemies and loved ones to escape certain death - or worse.

star 7.96
1,386 votes
Directors: Kevin Hooks
Writers: Gary Tieche
On the Road

#5 - On the Road

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 25, 2017

Jesse, Tulip, and Cassidy begin the search to find God. The trio realize they are being followed by a killer cowboy from Hell.

star 7.93
4,180 votes
Writers: Sam Catlin
End of the World

#6 - End of the World

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 29, 2019

The curtain falls on the Apocalypse Revue as the fate of the world is decided and the long journey of a preacher and his friends comes to an end.

star 7.92
925 votes
Directors: Sam Catlin
Writers: Sam Catlin

#7 - Sundowner

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 3, 2016

Jesse finally comes face to face with Deblanc and Fiore and learns about the mysterious entity that has taken over his body.

star 7.91
5,117 votes
Writers: Nick Towne
The End of the Road

#8 - The End of the Road

Season 2 - Episode 13 - Aired Sep 11, 2017

As the trio prepares for a new life, Jesse questions the path ahead. Tulip uncovers a dangerous secret, and Cassidy grapples with a difficult truth.

star 7.87
2,750 votes
Directors: Wayne Yip
Writers: Sam Catlin

#9 - Overture

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 22, 2019

Jesse, Tulip and Cassidy mount one final assault on Masada as the Apocalypse Revue begins.

star 7.85
875 votes
Directors: Laura Belsey
Writers: Carolyn Townsend
The Tom/Brady

#10 - The Tom/Brady

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 12, 2018

Annville, Angelville and the Grail team up to steal souls in New Orleans and Osaka in a last-ditch effort to satisfy Gran'ma and save the world.

star 7.85
1,378 votes
Directors: Wayne Yip
Writers: Kevin Rosen, Mary Laws
Mumbai Sky Tower

#11 - Mumbai Sky Tower

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 26, 2017

Jesse, Tulip, and Cassidy track a lead from Heaven. The trio tries to find out who the Cowboy is and why he's attempting to kill them.

star 7.84
3,942 votes
Writers: Sam Catlin
The Coffin

#12 - The Coffin

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Jul 22, 2018

As Cassidy falls in with a group of mysterious strangers in New Orleans, Tulip and Jesse deal with the fallout of a failed escape from Angelville.

star 7.84
1,505 votes
Writers: Mary Laws

#13 - Viktor

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 10, 2017

Jesse pursues a lead and dives deeper into his search for God with Cassidy and we discover more about Tulip's secret past.

star 7.82
3,765 votes
Directors: Michael Slovis
Writers: Craig Rosenberg

#14 - Hilter

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 5, 2018

Jesse, Tulip, Gran'ma and Starr form an uneasy partnership to avert the apocalypse; Cassidy learns to love Eccarius, but at a cost.

star 7.81
1,436 votes
Directors: Michael Morris
Writers: Carla Ching
Finish the Song

#15 - Finish the Song

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 24, 2016

Jesse's in the wind while those close to him face life-changing decisions; the Cowboy comes back to Ratwater seeking his revenge.

star 7.81
4,657 votes
Directors: Michael Slovis
Writers: Craig Rosenberg
The Tombs

#16 - The Tombs

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 15, 2018

As Jesse helps reinvigorate business at Angelville, he tests Tulip and Cassidy's faith in him when Angelville brings out a darker side of him.

star 7.80
1,506 votes
Directors: Wayne Yip
Writers: Mark Stegemann
He Gone

#17 - He Gone

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 10, 2016

Jesse's actions alienate and endanger those closest to him as we glimpse into his past and finally learn the root of all of his guilt.

star 7.78
4,988 votes
Directors: Michael Morris
Writers: Mary Laws
South Will Rise Again

#18 - South Will Rise Again

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 26, 2016

Following his stunt, Jesse becomes Annville's newest rock star; Tulip and Cassidy connect; the Cowboy makes a decision.

star 7.78
5,175 votes
Directors: Michael Slovis
Writers: Craig Rosenberg

#19 - Pig

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 31, 2017

Tulip confronts her near-death experience. Denis asks Cassidy for a favor. Jesse questions the price of saving Cassidy and Tulip.

star 7.77
3,354 votes
Directors: Wayne Yip
Writers: Olivia Dufault

#20 - See

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 5, 2016

Jesse tries to be a "good preacher," unaware that a mysterious duo is after him. Meanwhile, the enigmatic Cowboy is introduced.

star 7.76
6,644 votes
Writers: Sam Catlin
The Lost Apostle

#21 - The Lost Apostle

Season 4 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 1, 2019

Tulip and Cass track Jesse and the Saint of Killers, while Starr searches for the missing messiah.

star 7.75
928 votes
Directors: Jonathan Watson
Writers: Gary Tieche
Les Enfants du Sang

#22 - Les Enfants du Sang

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 29, 2018

Tulip, Jesse, Jody and T.C. hatch an ambitious plan to save both Gran'ma's and Tulip's lives; Cassidy explores a new friendship in New Orleans.

star 7.74
1,476 votes
Directors: Laura Belsey
Writers: Rachel Wagner
Puzzle Piece

#23 - Puzzle Piece

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Aug 14, 2017

Jesse gets a much-needed breakthrough on his search for God. Tulip continues to spiral and Cassidy makes a life-altering decision for Denis.

star 7.72
3,155 votes
Directors: Michael Dowse
Writers: Craig Rosenberg

#24 - Backdoors

Season 2 - Episode 11 - Aired Aug 28, 2017

The mission begins to alienate Tulip and Cassidy. Tulip receives advice about her relationship with Jesse. Cassidy begins to doubt Denis.

star 7.70
2,906 votes
Directors: Norberto Barba
Writers: Sara Goodman
Search and Rescue

#25 - Search and Rescue

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 18, 2019

Tulip forges an unexpected alliance to save Cassidy; Jesse finds himself stranded.

star 7.70
915 votes
Directors: Kevin Hooks
Writers: Mark Stegemann