Only God knewwhy Jillian Slater agreed to return to New Orleans on the news that her father hadfinally drunk himself to death. It s t like they were close. She hadn t seen him or her grandmother, the icequeen in almost twenty years. But when Adella Atwater, the manager of her grandmother s apartment house, called and said her expenses would be paid if she d fly in for the burial, a free trip to New Orleans was toointriguing to resist. What Adella didn t tell her was that the apartment house wasn t a house at all and that whatever it was, it bore the dead weight of a long and painful history. As soon as Jillian meets the odd assortment of renters andrealizes that her grandmother had idea she was coming, she hatches a plan to escape. But the investigation intoher father s death quickly unfolds and Jillian is drawn into the lives of the colorful collection of saints and sinnerswho pass through Saint Silvanus. She soon discovers there is more at stake than she ever imagined. Who is behindthe baffling messages and the strange relics left on the steps? Is it possible that her family is actually cursed? Or is itjust this crazy old house that holds them all under its spell? Jillian walks into a web of spiritual and personal danger borne out of her family s broken history, and despiteAdella s wiliest efforts, only God himself can orchestrate the undoing of all that is going on at Saint Silvanus.
Best-selling book and Bible study author Beth Moore is a dynamic teacher whoseconferences take her across the globe. She is a dedicated wife with two adult daughters and threedelightful grandchildren. Beth lives in Houston, Texas, where she leads Living Proof Ministries withthe purpose of encouraging and teaching women to know and love Jesus through the study ofScripture. Beth is one of the best-known women inthe evangelical Christian arena. The Undoing ofSaint Silvanus is her first work of fiction.