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"The Inspired" is the second episode of Season Nine of Criminal Minds, the 188th overall, and the second of the two-part season premiere.


As the BAU zeroes in on the suspect of the ritualistic killings they have been investigating in Arizona, a bizarre connection within his family could lead them to finally capture him.

Guest Cast

Bookend Quotes

  • Derek Morgan: "We are not only our brother's keeper, in countless large and small ways we are our brother's maker." — Bonaro Overstreet
  • Aaron Hotchner: "They mess you up, your Mom and Dad. They may not mean to, but they do. They fill you with the faults they had. And add some extra, just for you." — Philip Larkin


Criminal Minds Episodes