Bless the Child (2000)

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Thriller. Maggie O'Connor, a psychiatric nurse living in New York City, is informed by a stranger that the Star of Bethlehem is shortly returning to Earth for the first time since the birth of Jesus Christ. Maggie finds her sister, Jenna, a heroin addict, on Maggie's doorstep, carrying a baby girl. When questioned further, Jenna runs away, leaving Maggie with the baby. Maggie cares for the girl, Cody, who begins at an early age to refer to herself as the third person and appears to be aware of strangers intent on abducting children, who are later found dead. FBI agent John Travis believes that the victims show evidence of ancient ritual killings. In addition, a young girl, Cheri, arrives at the hospital ward where Maggie works and tells her that the cult or 'club' she has escaped from wants Cody.

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