Monica, Tess, and Andrew are a trio of angels sent to Earth to tell depressed and troubled people that God loves them and hasn't forgotten them.

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 Monica / ... (211 episodes, 1994-2003)
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 Tess (211 episodes, 1994-2003)
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 Andrew (188 episodes, 1996-2003)
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Angels are dispatched from heaven to inspire people who are at a crossroads in their lives. Monica, an angel who at times still needs some guidance with her earthly assignments, reports to Tess, her tough, wise, and always loving supervisor. Joining them is Andrew, who, in addition to his duties as the Angel of Death, helps out as a caseworker on various assignments. The angels may not bring answers to every problem, but they always deliver a message of hope. Written by DANIEL

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21 September 1994 (USA)  »

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El toque de un ángel  »

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Della Reese's character sends the other angels out on missions to help people redeem their lives and show them God's love. In real-life, Reese is an ordained minister. See more »

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Tess: You don't hit bottom... you hit God.
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Referenced in Bro'Town: Touched by a Teacher (2005) See more »

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What a great show!
10 March 2004 | by (Allen, Texas, USA) – See all my reviews

Touched by an Angel still ranks as one of my very favorite shows. Sure, it was a little cheesy and syrupy at times, but you knew that going in, and you watched it for the message it delivered.

But I can sum up the impact it had on me, and could have on you, in one sentence:

"It's the only TV show that regularly made me cry."

It was so good, it spawned another superb show called "Promised Land."

If you've not seen it before, then make a point to catch it re-runs. You won't regret it.


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