At a convent, fragile, unearthly Sister Agnes gives birth, but the child dies and Agnes retains no memory of the event. The police soon are involved because of the death of the baby. However, the main conflict is between Mother Superior Miriam Ruth, who wants Agnes left alone, and Dr. Martha Livingston, a psychiatrist determined to help Agnes gain a stronger grasp on reality and uncover any wrongdoers. Written by
What unspeakable crime took place behind the third floor window? Only Agnes knows. And Dr. Martha Livingston is the one person who can unravel the mystery.
Did You Know?
The Broadway stage production of "Agnes of God" was nominated for two Tony Awards in 1982 with both nominations being for acting. For playing Mother Superior Miriam Ruth, actress Geraldine Page
was nominated for Best Actress in a Play, whilst actress Amanda Plummer
won the Outstanding Featured Actress in a Play for portraying novice nun Sister Agnes. See more
During the most profound scene where Agnes receives the stigmata, the audio boom is visible for at least five seconds. See more
Doctor Martha Livingston
Who did this to you? Who?
God! It was God... and now I'll burn in Hell because I hate him.