The BEST Episodes of The Messengers (2015)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 27, 2019

Network: The CW

When a mysterious object crashes to Earth, a group of seemingly unconnected strangers die from the energy pulse, but then awaken to learn that they have been assigned the task of preventing the impending Apocalypse.

Death Becomes Her

#1 - Death Becomes Her

Season 1 - Episode 9

The Man informs the Messengers one of their own has betrayed them and another is in imminent danger, while Amy's drawings predict the arrival of someone who could change the course of everyone's destinies.

star 7.84
485 votes
Directors: Larry Shaw
Writers: Oanh Ly
Houston, We Have a Problem

#2 - Houston, We Have a Problem

Season 1 - Episode 13

A battle between the Messengers and the Four Horsemen takes place as the Horsemen try to break the fifth seal in the series finale.

star 7.67
451 votes
Why We Fight

#3 - Why We Fight

Season 1 - Episode 10

The team head to California in search of a pair of brothers who are about to execute a doomful act.

star 7.54
458 votes
A House Divided

#4 - A House Divided

Season 1 - Episode 8

The Messengers struggle to stay together and on mission when an unforeseen setback causes them to question whether being an Angel is causing them more harm than good. In the process of pursuing their own desires, the Messengers discover that destiny has a strange way of bringing them back together.

star 7.49
484 votes
Directors: Paul Kaufman
Writers: Harrison Weinfeld, Daniel Zucker
Drums of War

#5 - Drums of War

Season 1 - Episode 4

The friends need to identify the Horseman of War and his victim whilst at an international energy summit.

star 7.48
601 votes
Directors: Guy Bee
Writers: Carl Binder
Spark of Hope

#6 - Spark of Hope

Season 1 - Episode 12

The Messengers' powers are tested as they attempt to rescue someone from government lockup. Meanwhile, Joshua has a vision foreshadowing the arrival of a deceptive new adversary.

star 7.46
448 votes
Deus Ex Machina

#7 - Deus Ex Machina

Season 1 - Episode 7

As the Messengers race to stop the next Horseman, they uncover a cyber plot to kill thousands. Meanwhile, Joshua finds he can no longer escape his past.

star 7.43
512 votes
Directors: Jim Conway
Writers: Clark Perry
Eye in the Sky

#8 - Eye in the Sky

Season 1 - Episode 5

Erin wants peace as Amy celebrayes her birthday. Joshua tries to jumpstart his visions.

star 7.43
545 votes
Directors: Eriq La Salle
Writers: Matt Pitts

#9 - Harvest

Season 1 - Episode 11

Based on contradictory clues, the Messengers make clashing predictions about who will be the Horseman of Famine. Meanwhile, Vera almost unearths the Horsemen's master plan.

star 7.42
451 votes
Strange Magic

#10 - Strange Magic

Season 1 - Episode 2

Drawn together by destiny, Vera, Erin, Joshua, Raul and Peter convene together where they meet the mysterious Rose. Rose reveals that they are angels and their mission is to find and stop the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse from bringing about the Rapture. Meanwhile, The Man’s real identity is revealed and he continues to tempt Vera with clues about her missing son.

star 7.41
903 votes
Directors: Duane Clark
Writers: Trey Callaway, Eoghan O'Donnell

#11 - Awakening

Season 1 - Episode 1

In the white-hot sun of the New Mexico desert, scientist Vera Buckley watches in fascination as a mysterious object plummets to Earth and explodes in a blinding flash, sending out a shock wave that briefly stops Vera’s heart and panics her techie coworker Alan Harris.

star 7.41
1,114 votes
Writers: Eoghan O'Donnell

#12 - Metamorphosis

Season 1 - Episode 6

As the fully united Messengers work to track down the Second Horseman of the Apocalypse, Alan and Vera continue their quest to uncover the genesis stone’s secrets. Meanwhile, Erin begins to discover the price of her gift.

star 7.41
531 votes
Directors: Jeff Hunt
Writers: Dre Alvarez, Anna Fishko
Path to Paradise

#13 - Path to Paradise

Season 1 - Episode 3

On the hunt for the Horseman of War, Joshua, Erin and Peter make great strides for the group. Raul and Vera are more hesitant to believe and when they stray, there are unforeseen consequences. But when Vera discovers her gift, she finally starts to rethink her purpose.

star 7.27
769 votes
Directors: Cherie Nowlan
Writers: Oanh Ly