The BEST Episodes of The Righteous Gemstones

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Sep 21, 2019

Network: HBO

A TV series that follows a world-famous televangelist family with a long tradition of deviance, greed and charitable work.

Wicked Lips

#1 - Wicked Lips

Season 1 - Episode 4

Keefe faces his demons, Kelvin reaches out to the youth and Jesse attempts to cover his tracks.

star 7.95
227 votes
Directors: Jody Hill
Writers: Danny McBride, Jeff Fradley, John Carcieri
Is This the Man Who Made the Earth Tremble

#2 - Is This the Man Who Made the Earth Tremble

Season 1 - Episode 2

After discovering Amber, Pontius and Abraham reminiscing about an estranged family member, Jesse tasks his friends with acquiring surveillance footage that could explain the strange events of the night before.

star 7.72
248 votes
Writers: Danny McBride
They Are Weak, But He Is Strong

#3 - They Are Weak, But He Is Strong

Season 1 - Episode 3

Aimee-Leigh's elderly brother Baby Billy returns to the Gemstone ministry, bringing along his much younger wife Tiffany. Jesse closes ranks on his co-conspirators to root out the identity of his blackmailers.

star 7.70
254 votes
Writers: Danny McBride, John Carcieri
The Righteous Gemstones

#4 - The Righteous Gemstones

Season 1 - Episode 1

Upon returning from a baptism marathon in China, Jesse receives a video from blackmailers seeking to sully his reputation. Eli moves forward with plans to expand the Gemstone empire as he continues to mourn his late wife.

star 7.58
276 votes
Directors: Danny McBride
Writers: Danny McBride
 Interlude

#5 - Interlude

Season 1 - Episode 5

Flash back to 1989 to see how young Jesse and Judy, as well as uncle Baby Billy, each handle news that Aimee-Leigh is pregnant in their own way.

star 7.53
188 votes
Writers: Danny McBride, Jeff Fradley, John Carcieri