At the point when the marriage amongst AMOS and MARY MAGDALENE ends up being childless, he throws her out and gets a separation. Mary needs to leave Magdala. She becomes a close acquaintence with SILVANO, a Roman administrator, who guarantees her another life next to him. A couple days after her takeoff Mary meets the prophet JOHN THE BAPTIST whom Silvano suspects of being a progressive. The consul advises her to develop John all the more seriously.
Thusly Mary gets to be familiar with the educating of the coming Messiah, and it starts to intrigue her. To shield John from the Romans she puts on a show to Silvano that he is safe yet when the official discovers how risky John is according to the tetrarch HEROD ANTIPAS, he feels he was wronged and deliberately deceived by Mary.