In the catacombs of a Papal Basilica in Rome, the mutilated body of a cardinal was found by the police. All tracks lead to William R. Sandwell, an American professor staying that very same night in the capital. When an anonymous person sends him a relic along with a cryptic, mysterious text, further suspicion focuses in his direction.
Pursued by police inspector De Angelis of the Italian police he is determined to prove his innocence along with an Italian activist, Rafaella Fabbri to find the perpetrator(s).
Gradually it becomes clear the murderer is an inhabitant of the Vatican.
With his imminent exposure the horrible practices of a ruthless group, the real rulers of this world become exposed.
The Devil's Society is a vivacious story of suspense and intrigue in the mysterious city of Rome. Ben Midland confronts us on a revealing, sensational journey through the catacombs of the ancient city of Rome, starting with the ritual abuse of two innocent street children.