Seven children who were sent out of Germany by their Jewish parents on the eve of World War II tell their stories.
Nehemiah, cupbearer of the great king Artaxerxes Longimanus, must go rebuild the walls of Jerusalem—but with enemies on either hand, will he be allowed to go—let alone accomplish the great task?
Pontius Pilate must prove he is a good leader—but when the Jews are so rebellious, how can he ever prove his worth?
Annemarie and her family must hide Ellen, a Jewish girl, from the Nazis—but can she find the strength and courage to stand up against the soldiers?
Twenty children must hide ten Jewish children from the Nazis—but without Sister Gabriel to help them, will the Nazis find out where they are?