For several years, the Vianney family has been hiding priests in their home to protect them from the soldiers of the French Revolution. Father Balley was one of those priests. Today, the heat is on! Balley must leave the Vianney house and seek refuge in the woods. Young John Vianney, age 8, leads the way to safety. At the hiding place, the young Vianney tells Father Balley how he came to know God.