After surviving a horrific hostage situation during a prison riot.  A young and dedicated priest suffers a deep personal crisis in all aspects of his life and is ready to leave the preisthood.

Only when he encounters Martin Volpe a very sick man with a secret and a connection to the holocaust, do events unfold that take these two men deep into their own souls.

Both men know the other’s survival depends directly on the actions they individually take. Can these two men, one older, one younger save each other from personal destruction and finally help the other find the fortitude they need to face the events of their pasts.