Touched by an Angel

The BEST episodes of Touched by an Angel

Every episode of Touched by an Angel ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Touched by an Angel!

Tess and Monica are two angels sent to earth to help people with their problems. Helping them are Andrew and the new angel, Gloria.

Last Updated: 5/22/2022Network: CBS
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Fighting the Good Fight
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9.81
37 votes

#1 - Fighting the Good Fight

Season 5 - Episode 24 - Aired 5/9/1999

Two boys stay with their uncle since their mother is in jail. The eleven year old is picked on by his brother and other older kids. He takes up boxing to defend himself.

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Such a Time as This
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9.68
41 votes

#2 - Such a Time as This

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired 9/26/1999

A US senator is called upon to bring to light the suffering of the people of Sudan in the illegal slave trade. Initially the senator (married to a political cynic) refuses but, nudged by her son, it soon changes.

Directors: Martha Mitchell
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Breaking Bread
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9.65
37 votes

#3 - Breaking Bread

Season 4 - Episode 18 - Aired 3/8/1998

A man is a witness to a brutal hate crime, but he is afraid to go to the police to report what he saw. The angels must help him overcome his fear in order that justice be done.

Directors: Peter H. Hunt
Forever Young
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9.56
9 votes

#4 - Forever Young

Season 8 - Episode 22 - Aired 5/11/2002

A motivational speaker helps other to move forward and achieve, but he and his wife have their own problems of moving forward since their daughter’s murder.

Directors: Victor Lobl
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The Lord Moves in Mysterious Ways
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9.46
39 votes

#5 - The Lord Moves in Mysterious Ways

Season 7 - Episode 12 - Aired 1/21/2001

Tess is late to her own party because she stops to help a snobby woman who lost her father as a child. A quirky angel reveals a secret.

A Death in the Family
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9.45
38 votes

#6 - A Death in the Family

Season 7 - Episode 13 - Aired 2/4/2001

An officer’s accidental shot at a young African-American boy is taken as prejudice.

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Elijah
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9.33
6 votes

#7 - Elijah

Season 4 - Episode 24 - Aired 5/3/1998

A man is ordered by the court to stay in his own slum apartments for two weeks. He has lost his faith and forgotten all his father taught him. Then his son is shot and no help is found in the building.

Directors: Peter H. Hunt
Family Business
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9.33
6 votes

#8 - Family Business

Season 5 - Episode 17 - Aired 2/28/1999

Ben owns a car dealership which is run by his family, except for Buddy. Ben tries to control all aspects of the family, but Buddy wanted to be his own individual. After five years, Buddy returns. His father must learns to accept Buddy’s choices.

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What Are Friends For?
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9.29
7 votes

#9 - What Are Friends For?

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired 10/4/1998

A young woman is running for mayor and her campaign places her in the lead. But then a friend of hers is being accused of sexual misconduct with a student in his classroom. Monica must help her understand what she should do.

Directors: Peter H. Hunt
Made in the U.S.A.
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9.25
8 votes

#10 - Made in the U.S.A.

Season 5 - Episode 21 - Aired 4/11/1999

Nick Stratton is a former Vietnam veteran managing a clothing factory staffed by refugees. His personal problems are exaggerated when the IRS starts chasing him for back taxes. The angels get involved when he starts mistreating his employees.

Directors: Bethany Rooney
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I Will Walk With You (2)
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9.22
9 votes

#11 - I Will Walk With You (2)

Season 9 - Episode 22 - Aired 4/27/2003

Monica must overcome her revulsion at the person accused of killing schoolchildren in order to complete her assignment.

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Hearts
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9.14
7 votes

#12 - Hearts

Season 5 - Episode 25 - Aired 5/16/1999

A teenager needs a heart transplant. Her doctor has a daughter who is a friend of the teen. A heart becomes available when a woman falls and has brain damage. The angels must heal the husband and the doctor’s relationship with her daughter.

Directors: Victor Lobl
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Full Circle
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9.13
8 votes

#13 - Full Circle

Season 5 - Episode 22 - Aired 4/25/1999

Monica returns to a woman named Kate who has more problems than the previous time. Kate is in danger of losing her house, and has not seen her son in seven years. Her son returns, and has his own child. Kate still has problems.

Directors: Victor Lobl
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Minute by Minute
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9.10
10 votes

#14 - Minute by Minute

Season 8 - Episode 18 - Aired 4/13/2002

A nun with a dark past tries to stop two boys from blowing up a high school.

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The Trigger
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9.00
8 votes

#15 - The Trigger

Season 4 - Episode 14 - Aired 1/11/1998

Linda is graduating from law school. Her sister Holly comes for the ceremony. Holly learns her sister is being physically abused by her husband. The angels and Holly must help the husband to control his anger and Linda and the children to heal.

Directors: Peter H. Hunt
The Peacemaker
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9.00
16 votes

#16 - The Peacemaker

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/22/1998

A bickering couple, grieving over the murder of their teen son, discover what his last act produced.

Directors: Peter H. Hunt
My Brother's Keeper
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9.00
8 votes

#17 - My Brother's Keeper

Season 5 - Episode 14 - Aired 2/7/1999

Will and Jett are raised together by Will’s father and compete in skiing. The father favors Jett as he is the better skier. When Jett becomes a paraplegic in an accident, the father blames Will. Jett does not want to live.

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On Edge
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9.00
5 votes

#18 - On Edge

Season 5 - Episode 15 - Aired 2/14/1999

A con-artist father involves his daughter in his crimes. She wants to be a figure skater and put down roots in the town they’ve just arrived in to skate. When the father gets caught, his daughter confesses.

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God Bless the Child
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8.92
12 votes

#19 - God Bless the Child

Season 7 - Episode 7 - Aired 11/26/2000

A teen is about to throw away her ambitions of music and education by starting to use drugs. The angels use her love of music to tell her the story of Billie Holiday’s tragic life in hopes of helping the teen follow her dream without drugs.

Directors: Victor Lobl
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The Comeback
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8.90
10 votes

#20 - The Comeback

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 11/23/1997

Carol Burnett and her real life daughter star as a mother and daughter with acting aspirations. Monica must teach them that their luck is not from signs and omens but rather is the love from God.

Directors: Sandor Stern
The Word
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8.90
10 votes

#21 - The Word

Season 9 - Episode 4 - Aired 10/19/2002

A girl with OCD is threatened to be placed in foster care after her illiterate father gives her an overdose of her medication.

Directors: Stuart Margolin
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Charades
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8.89
9 votes

#22 - Charades

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 11/16/1997

Libby’s father was on the Hollywood Blacklist in the 1950s, but is now being honored. He is dead, but his best friend and Libby’s mother Vera are to accept the award. When Vera refuses, Libby finds out the truth from that time.

Directors: Victor Lobl
Black Like Monica
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8.88
8 votes

#23 - Black Like Monica

Season 5 - Episode 23 - Aired 5/2/1999

Monica is assigned to a town troubled by racial violence – and changed into a black mortal woman.

Seek and Ye Shall Find
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8.86
7 votes

#24 - Seek and Ye Shall Find

Season 4 - Episode 21 - Aired 4/5/1998

Monica slips and falls when walking on ice. She does not remember her name or her faith. As she works with a doctor, she starts to remember and helps the doctor find his own faith.

Directors: Victor Lobl
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Into the Fire
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8.86
7 votes

#25 - Into the Fire

Season 5 - Episode 20 - Aired 4/4/1999

After a woman is fired for hollering at a telemarketing customer on the telephone, Monica temporarily joins a cult with her. Tess gives a required assignment to Monica about exposing the cult’s leader as a sinister fraud before his followers self-destruct as their final fate.

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