The ten first pages of a graphic novel.

Sanctuary tells the life story of the young architect Helen Overby, who in 1870 moves to the desolate Hinterland to erect a cathedral on behalf of the powerful Synod. In Hinterland she quickly comes under the influence of the mysterious priest Leonard.

The story is inspired by the comics series Cities of the Fantastic as well as the social realistic novel God's Mercy by Swedish writer Kerstin Ekman.