For centuries, there has been a secret order within the Church. Following a series of inexplicable murders a renegade priest begins an investigation that hurls him into a vortex of unimaginable evil, murder and the knowledge that there are fates worse than death. His search leads him to the Sin Eater – they key figure of this ancient Order. The immortal Sin Eater’s role is that of playing God on earth by absolving the unforgivable of their sins outside the Church, allowing great evil to go unpunished. Burdened with centuries of evil the Sin Eater craves death…but who will eat his sins and grant him eternal peace? Who will carry on his dark tradition and the work of the Order?