A Christian, a businessman, and a father, Mr. Horatio Spafford has a Job-like story. Tragedy strikes each area of his life, one disaster after another. His heartfelt response to the wreck and ruin that he suffered was penned as a song that is well known and loved to this day: It Is Well.
The powerful Roman Empire is in the hands of a madman. The emperor Nero, hoping to make space for a new palace hatches a plot to burn the old city of Rome, and blame the Christians for the fire. The orders are given for every Christian in the Empire to be put to death, but what if the soldiers sent to do the killing are soldiers of the cross?