TV Episodes The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish  

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There are so many good episodes of Breaking Amish, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "What Is Really Happening?" the best, or is "Good vs. Evil" your favorite episode of Breaking Amish? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Breaking Amish are, let's rank every Breaking Amish episode from best to worst.

Breaking Amish is a reality TV series on TLC that follows young Anabaptist adults as they break from their Amish communities to experience life in New York City. Also known as Breaking Amish: Brave New World and Return to Amish, the series premiered on September 9, 2012. A spinoff Breaking Amish: Los Angeles debuted the following year with a different cast.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Breaking Amish, and downvote any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be painful to put one Breaking Amish episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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Light At the End of the Day is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 4 Episode 10: Having returned home to face their new reality, the group grapples with their decisions to return Amish or stay in the English world.

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Finale is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 1 Episode 10: The pre-wedding party ends with tempers boiling over, but not before a shocking secret is revealed. Abe and Rebecca realize the difficulty of planning a wedding on their own. Finally, Jermiah confronts Sabrina about the future of their relationship.

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The Shunning Truth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 12: The group of Breaking Amish LA are together again as NBC's Michelle Beadle digs deeper into their rocky relationships and stunning betrayals. Nothing is off limits as Sam, Lizzie, Matt, Devon, Betsy, and Iva set the record straight once and for all.

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What Is Really Happening? is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 1 Episode 5: Kate, Jeremiah, Sabrina, Abe & Rebecca disagree about the good and bad of being Amish. Sabrina realizes she knows nothing about the Puerto Rican culture but desperately wants to connect to it. Kate's DUI past starts to catch up with her.

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The Shunning Truth: Part 1 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 2 Episode 9: The cast of Breaking Amish: Brave New World are back and ready to set the record straight in an explosive two-part reunion special hosted by NBC's Michelle Beadle. Plus, sparks fly when the cast is come face to face with two mystery guests.

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Party Time is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 1 Episode 9: Sabrina uncovers letters from her birth Mother while Kate gets a dose of reality. Abe and Rebecca struggle to plan their wedding, while Jeremiah and Sabrina plan a bachelor and bachelorette party the two might never forgive or forget in Atlantic City.

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Good vs. Evil is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 1 Episode 6: Kate, Sabrina, Abe & Rebecca visit the Sex Museum. Kate strips down to a bikini for her first photo shoot. Abe gets serious about Rebecca and wants to take things to the next level. And everything comes to a stop when there are allegations of witchcraft.

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Seizing the Moment is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 4 Episode 9: Matt rides high after his first live musical performance, but reality comes crashing down when Venus brings him unexpected news. Vonda finally begins to get past the memory of her late boyfriend while Bates deals with news that could change his life.

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Redemption is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 11: Sam confesses about what happened with Betsy in LA and must face the music. Matt's problems with the law continue and he finds out there is a warrant for his arrest. The groups gather to meet Lizzie's baby and are in for a few surprises.

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Out With the Old is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 4 Episode 6: Miriam starts focusing on her dreams, Matt's marriage takes a drastic turn, and Bates gets blind-sided by his girlfriend back home. Sick of not fitting in, the group decides to ditch their Amish clothes and go English...but one of them goes missing?

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Into the Fire is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 8: Devon's exile from the house prompts Matt to preach forgiveness, to a skeptical crowd. Betsy learns surprising news from a genealogist that leads to a spontaneous trip to Mexico. And Matt must deliver the goods in his first fashion industry presentation.

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Jumping the Fence is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 1 Episode 1: Four Amish and one Mennonite leave the only home they've ever known to answer one question "is there more to life"? Facing being shunned by their families and possible exile from their communities, what will they think about life on the outside world?

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Decision Time is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 1 Episode 8: The group makes their way home to make one of the biggest decisions of their lives. Will they commit to being Amish/Mennonite or will they go English? They face their families and friends and the possibility of being shunned.

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Shunned & On the Run is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 2 Episode 2: The group reunites for the first time since leaving New York, but they are not prepared for life on the road in close quarters. Meanwhile, when the Bishop shows up back in Punxy, Abe's mother Mary is faced with the most difficult decision of her life.

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Devil in a Red Dress is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 2 Episode 7: Sparks fly when Katie Ann decides to get a makeover and picks Kate over Abe and Rebecca to go with her. Sabrina tries to find her long lost family, and herself, in Puerto Rico with Jeremiah along for the ride. And Abe finally goes bull riding.

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Paradise Lost is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 9: The group travels home from LA with no telling what their fates will be. Matt's reception from his parents is far more dramatic than he ever anticipated. Andrew goes home to mother Mary and when Lizzie goes into labor the father of her baby is revealed.

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Facing Demons is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 2 Episode 3: The cast has great expectations when they finally make it down to Florida, but there's trouble in paradise. Jeremiah's surprise visitor has an ulterior motive for showing up and Kate comes to Sabrina's rescue when she gets caught in the middle.

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Exodus is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 2: The cast members make their leap of faith and head to LA in promise of a new world. When they arrive, LA proves to be both exhilarating and exciting, but thevices of temptation aren't far behind. Meanwhile, Lizzie can't keep her secret hidden much longer.

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Nothing to Lose is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 2 Episode 1: Abe, Rebecca, Jeremiah, Sabrina and Kate have all struggled to adapt to their new lives after leaving the Amish and Mennonite communities and going "English". Jeremiah hatches a plan to get the gang back together and offers them a chance at redemption.

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Road Not Taken is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 4 Episode 1: A group of five young Amish men and woman have decided to make a move that will change their lives forever, risking everything and everyone they've ever known, But the group finds out early, chasing their wildest dreams may be easier said, than done.

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House Divided is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 4 Episode 4: Matt's lies threaten to tear the group apart unless he comes clean to his wife about his hook up. To move past all the drama the group explores Central Park and the Statue of Liberty, but an unexpected guests arrival pushes things to a boiling point.

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What's the Beef? is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 2 Episode 5: Sabrina gets a call from a private investigator with suprising new information about her biological family, Abe chases his dream of becoming a professional bull rider and Jeremiah bears the consequences of his illicit affair.

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Exile is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 5: Betsy is confronted as more is revealed about what took place at the house one night behind closed doors. Iva calls on her boyfriend Sam to help her in a time of need, but gets a surprise of her own. And the group takes a spontaneous trip to Las Vegas.

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Forbidden Fruit is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 2 Episode 6: A surprise modeling gig in Miami offers Kate an escape from the others, or so she thinks. Katie Ann has a surprise of her own in store for Mary and a big decision about her future. Jeremiah discovers footage of Kate that leaves everyone in shock.

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Sin City is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 6: The group takes Las Vegas by storm, but it's not all fun and games when Matt is wary of temptation. Betsy's on a mission to expose the truth and has evidence that will change everything.

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Final Days is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 1 Episode 7: Kate is cast out of the group. Jeremiah and Sabrina have something to hide. Abe finds out that Rebecca is not being honest. Sabrina finds her biological father. And the group begins to pack for home and must make one of the biggest decisions of their life

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Make Things Right is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 4 Episode 7: Matt and Bates return to the Amish and Mennonite country to fight for the women they love. Bates visits his mother who he hasn't seen since he left. Realizing he has lost his own family, he goes to Miriam's to try to put back together his New York family

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Flirting with Disaster is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 2 Episode 4: Lingering sexual tension between Sabrina and Jeremiah raises some eyebrows, and the heat is on when Sabrina has a sudden confrontation with Jeremiah's ex. Hope for a fresh start in Florida takes a turn when more unwanted guests come knocking.

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What Tomorrow May Bring is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 4 Episode 8: Miriam's return to New York brings the family back together, but the camaraderie doesn't last long. Bates focuses on his acting career but can't shake the fact that he doesn't have his mother's support.

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New Beginnings is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 1 Episode 4: Rebecca comes face to face with a brutal reality from her past, while Sabrina struggles to connect with her ethnic heritage. Kate breaks down under the pressure of being shunned by her family, and romance is blossoming between two cast-mates.

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Bright Lights, Big Sinners is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 4 Episode 3: After spending their first night in a youth hostel in Brooklyn, the group sets out to explore the city ending up a the episcenter of New York: Time Square. But, the spectacle of Time Square doesn't prepare them for the drama that is about to unfold.

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Metamorphosis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 4: The time comes to take the plunge and trade in traditional Amish clothes for a modern English makeover. It is all cause for celebration, until things take an unexpected turn. All eyes are on Betsy as her behavior becomes increasingly suspicious.

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What Have We Gotten Ourselves ... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 1 Episode 2: The Amish find themselves in chaotic and vibrant New York City. Excited, scared and full of hope, they experience a variety of firsts. But as they adjust to the big city, both tension and romance begins to surface.

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Judgment Day is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 7: When Iva's fiance Sam says goodbye, simmering tensions boil over with the group. Matt starts a promising internship with a prominent fashion designer and a surprise baby shower for Lizzie turns sour from Devon's actions.

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Breaking All the Rules is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 1 Episode 3: The cast breaks Amish & Mennonite rules by buying "English" clothes and getting tattoos. Later, Kate and Rebecca decide to pursue a modeling career. And Abe & Rebecca are shocked when both their families suddenly show up in NY to take them home.

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Family Secrets is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 1: A new group of young Amish and Mennonite adults are trading in their old world traditions for a new life. Iva, Matt, Lizzie, Betsy and Devon risk losing everything and everyone they know in pursuit of their dreams.

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Cast Off is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 10: Sam does not approve of his sister's choices and confronts the father of her new born baby. Lizzie has a big decision to make. Andrew's past comes back to haunt him with his probation officer hot on his trail. Matt reveals big news to the group.

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A Brother's Secret is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 2 Episode 8: Jeremiah comes back from Puerto Rico with a heavy heart and Sabrina makes a surprise decision about her future. An unexpected visitor from back home shows up to check on Mary and Katie Ann. And the group finally make decisions about what's next.

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The Shunning Truth: Part 2 is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 2 Episode 10: In this second hour of our two-part reunion special, host Michelle Beadle dives deeper into the complicated relationships the cast has with each other, their own families, and two surprise guests. Tensions rise as more shocking secrets are revealed.

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On the Run is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 4 Episode 2: Drama ensues as the group prepares to leave the Amish world for New York City. With the reality of leaving home and everything they've ever known setting in, some of them learn the past they are trying to leave behind may be coming along for the ride.

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Black Sheep is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 3 Episode 3: An unexpected visitor enters the house demanding to see Lizzie causing her housemates to smooth over the situation. Meanwhile, the house gets even more crowded when another late comer arrives to join the group and starts up trouble.

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Forgive and Forget is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Episodes of Breaking Amish
Season 4 Episode 5: The group continues to deal with the fall out from Matt and Miriam's hook up as Miriam tells Matt's wife the truth about their tryst. Meanwhile, Vonda gives online dating a try, while Bates takes his first steps toward launching an acting career.