Recap / The X-Files S05 E17 "All Souls"


  • Continuity Nod: Scully's biological daughter from "Christmas carol"/"Emily" is mentioned.
  • Evil Redhead: Aaron Starkey, the kind-hearted Social Services agent, is Satan incarnate.
  • Extra Digits: The nephilim's extra fingers and toes.
  • Light Is Not Good: Subverted. The angel may be killing the girls but he is taking their souls to heaven as they are nephilim.
  • Monster of the Week: Although, it touches upon Scully's faith and her life.
  • Myth Arc: Slightly touched with Scully's faith issues and her abduction, medical rape and biological daughter gets a mention.
  • Sadly Mythtaken: What is described as a seraph is actually a cherub.