By John Brooks Lyman

Summoned to Rome by way of an outdated good friend, a Jesuit pupil reveals himself utilizing a code came upon within the Bible to unearth an historic, hidden chapel within the catacombs less than town. whilst a rogue strength of Vatican safety officers are alerted to his discovery, the priest flees to the Holy Land with a clue ... a clue that may lead him and a staff of Israeli Christians to a far better mystery in the midst of the barren Negev barren region.

Meticulously researched and drawing on medical truth, John Lyman's exciting tale takes us into the area of students, archaeologists, code-breakers, and intelligence experts who've chanced on a prophetic code hidden in the previous testomony that authenticates the Bible as a publication of supernatural orgin and issues to a divine plan. This gripping novel is actually a thought-provoking and action-packed mystery with implications for our destiny.

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I've got an incredible assembly out of city and I’m operating overdue for my educate. ” “Yes, Father. i've got it out at the table. a guy from the Vatican simply known as to claim he was once sending a safety officer over to carry it to you. ” Leo iced over. omit the garments. He needed to imagine. “Oh, definite, I forgot. whilst the officer will get the following, please inform him that I picked it up myself. inform him I’m already on my technique to Assisi. ” “Assisi is molto bello this time of yr, Father. My sister—” “I’m sorry, my pal, yet I’m afraid I’ll leave out my educate if I don’t hurry. The passport, Arnolfo. am i able to have it please? ” “Si, Father. ” Arnolfo walked over to the table and collected passports ahead of handing one to Leo. “Why do you might have passports, Arnolfo? ” “The one on your hand is yours, Father. the opposite is the only i used to be going to offer to the safety guy. An blameless mistake, definite? Do you're thinking that i'd supply your passport to an individual else yet you? ” once more, Arnolfo had confirmed that he was once even more than simply an easy hotel keeper. “Thank you, Arnolfo. you're a friend. ” “Father, what approximately your assets? ” “Keep them for me. I’ll name you. ” Leo flew from the resort and jumped into the ready vehicle. “Arnolfo simply informed me anyone is at the excess of the following to get my passport. ” with out a notice, John positioned the automobile into equipment and smoked the tires as he sped away at the through Germanico towards Fiumicino Airport, leaving a truly worried-looking Arnolfo status within the inn front. bankruptcy eleven The breathless priest moved quickly down the worn brick staircase in the back of the Vatican library. Turning a nook, he handed among tall canyons of books earlier than attaining a hidden alcove that contained a small desk with an old-style dial mobilephone. He appeared and listened for symptoms of somebody within sight. He used to be alone—giddy with pleasure. His grasp will be happy. After an extra quickly go searching, he dialed a bunch. It rang purely two times prior to the frequent deep voice replied. “Speak, priest. ” “Morelli is useless, sir. ” “Are you convinced? ” “I observed them hold the physique out with my very own eyes. ” “What approximately his papers and the pc? Did he depart something in the back of? ” “Nothing, sir. We checked his room this morning ... it was once virtually empty. ” The voice breathed in deeply. “What approximately his younger assistant? Do you're thinking that he instructed him whatever? ” “Uh, we can’t appear to find him. ” The voice rose nearly to a scream. “You what? locate him! And locate that different priest. They comprehend whatever; I’m sure of it. ” The priest felt the sweat start to move from the pores on his face and run down his neck. His Roman collar used to be stained with it. What else might he have performed? His grasp was once offended. He was once indignant at him. “Please don’t fear, sir. i've got our humans trying to find them. They can’t get some distance with out us understanding approximately it, that i will promise you. ” The voice descended to a whisper that sounded increasingly more menacing. “Don’t make supplies you can’t hold, priest. you want to no longer let them locate it. This job is just too vital to allow incompetence maintain us from acquiring that which belongs to him.

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