Thomas Ironcutter has friends on all sides of the law, including Flaky, a member of an outlaw biker gang who has been arrested for murder. While attempting to help clear Flaky of the murder, Thomas is hired by a mysterious man to recover a religious artifact, which may be instrumental in upending the entire Christian faith. During all this, Thomas is being stalked. Who is following him and why? Is it an enemy from his past, or does it have something to do with his current investigations?