The BEST Episodes of Preacher

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Nov 20, 2019

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

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

star 8.16
4,215 votes
Directors: Sam Catlin
Writers: Sam Catlin
The Light Above

#2 - The Light Above

Season 3 - Episode 10

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 8.12
1,274 votes
Directors: Sam Catlin
Writers: Sam Catlin
End of the World

#3 - End of the World

Season 4 - Episode 10

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 7.99
719 votes
Directors: Sam Catlin
Writers: Sam Catlin
Schwanzkopf

#4 - Schwanzkopf

Season 3 - Episode 9

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

star 7.97
1,285 votes
Directors: Kevin Hooks
Writers: Gary Tieche
On the Road

#5 - On the Road

Season 2 - Episode 1

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

star 7.96
3,889 votes
Writers: Sam Catlin
Sokosha

#6 - Sokosha

Season 2 - Episode 6

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

star 7.95
3,170 votes
Directors: David Evans
Writers: Mary Laws
Overture

#7 - Overture

Season 4 - Episode 9

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

star 7.88
686 votes
Directors: Laura Belsey
Writers: Carolyn Townsend
Sundowner

#8 - Sundowner

Season 1 - Episode 6

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

star 7.88
4,720 votes
Writers: Nick Towne
The Tom/Brady

#9 - The Tom/Brady

Season 3 - Episode 8

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 7.86
1,278 votes
Directors: Wayne Yip
Writers: Kevin Rosen, Mary Laws
The End of the Road

#10 - The End of the Road

Season 2 - Episode 13

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 7.84
2,481 votes
Directors: Wayne Yip
Writers: Sam Catlin
Mumbai Sky Tower

#11 - Mumbai Sky Tower

Season 2 - Episode 2

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
3,609 votes
Writers: Sam Catlin
Viktor

#12 - Viktor

Season 2 - Episode 4

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

star 7.83
3,406 votes
Directors: Michael Slovis
Writers: Craig Rosenberg
The Coffin

#13 - The Coffin

Season 3 - Episode 5

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 7.82
1,349 votes
Writers: Mary Laws
Hilter

#14 - Hilter

Season 3 - Episode 7

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

star 7.82
1,312 votes
Directors: Michael Morris
Writers: Carla Ching
The Tombs

#15 - The Tombs

Season 3 - Episode 4

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
1,379 votes
Directors: Wayne Yip
Writers: Mark Stegemann
Finish the Song

#16 - Finish the Song

Season 1 - Episode 9

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

star 7.78
4,267 votes
Directors: Michael Slovis
Writers: Craig Rosenberg
The Lost Apostle

#17 - The Lost Apostle

Season 4 - Episode 6

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

star 7.77
738 votes
Directors: Jonathan Watson
Writers: Gary Tieche
South Will Rise Again

#18 - South Will Rise Again

Season 1 - Episode 5

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

star 7.77
4,842 votes
Directors: Michael Slovis
Writers: Craig Rosenberg
Les Enfants du Sang

#19 - Les Enfants du Sang

Season 3 - Episode 6

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 7.76
1,320 votes
Directors: Laura Belsey
Writers: Rachel Wagner
Pig

#20 - Pig

Season 2 - Episode 7

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

star 7.76
3,053 votes
Directors: Wayne Yip
Writers: Olivia Dufault
He Gone

#21 - He Gone

Season 1 - Episode 7

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 7.75
4,569 votes
Directors: Michael Morris
Writers: Mary Laws
See

#22 - See

Season 1 - Episode 2

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

star 7.74
6,151 votes
Writers: Sam Catlin
Search and Rescue

#23 - Search and Rescue

Season 4 - Episode 4

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

star 7.73
741 votes
Directors: Kevin Hooks
Writers: Mark Stegemann
Dallas

#24 - Dallas

Season 2 - Episode 5

After learning about Tulip's secret relationship, we revisit Jesse and Tulip's rocky past and see a darker side of Jesse.

star 7.73
3,251 votes
Directors: Michael Morris
Writers: Philip Buiser
Puzzle Piece

#25 - Puzzle Piece

Season 2 - Episode 9

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 7.71
2,860 votes
Directors: Michael Dowse
Writers: Craig Rosenberg