In the 1600's, brave French Catholic missionaries set out for the New World to preach the Gospel to native Americans. Among them were six Jesuit priests and two laymen who would become known as the "French Martyrs of North America."
Fr. William Breault is our guide in this compelling and heroic tale of faith, dedication and sacrifice. This acclaimed original docu-drama, made for television, was filmed on location in France, Canada, and the United States, with historical re-enactments of key events that reveals the great courage and love of God in these martyrs. Footprints in the Wilderness brings an inspirational true story to life.