It's a rather eventful day for the Websters leading up to the groundbreaking of Saint Barnabus School. As Daniel deals with a mobster's unexpected admission that he's gay, Judith approaches Worth (D.W. Moffett) about joining his political campaign for U.S. Congress. Meanwhile, Peter fails to resist Adele's advances; Adam gets himself in hot water by sneaking into Caroline's dorm room; and Grace is surprised to discover what happened to her missing marijuana. Bertrum: James Rebhorn.
Daniel faces a tough decision regarding the stolen school funds and is confronted with criticism when he gets Father Frank (Dan Hedaya) and his Mob connections involved in the matter. Elsewhere, Judith asks her mother to remove her name from the deed to the Websters' home; and Grace is recognized for her talent as a manga artist. Helen: Marian Seldes. Victoria: Cheryl White. Bertrum: James Rebhorn. Lorraine Rose: Fran Bennett.
Daniel worries about replenishing the stolen $3 million school fund; Peter lets his grandfather (James Rebhorn) set him up on a date with Bishop Congreve's niece, but he's really interested in the bishop's nephew; Adam's relationship with Caroline is threatened by Nora Paxton (Laila Robins); Grace makes friends with an Internet pirate while performing mandatory community service. Grammy Kate: Kathleen Chalfant. Victoria: Cheryl White. Jesse: Alana De La Garza.
Daniel's day goes from bad to worse: After he posts bail for Grace (Alison Pill), who was arrested on drug-possession charges, he learns that his church's $3 million school fund has gone missing---along with his unreliable brother-in-law. Although Daniel is tempted to ease his worries with prescription pills, Jesus (Garret Dillahunt) keeps popping up to warn him against it. Daniel: Aidan Quinn. Roger: Dylan Baker. Caroline: Leven Rambin. Lorraine Rose: Fran Bennett.
A brutal gay-bashing incident puts Peter in the hospital in serious condition and brings back painful memories for the Websters, who recall losing Peter's twin brother to leukemia. As the family faces their worst nightmare again, the Vaporelli brothers give Daniel the chance to confront one of his son's attackers. Bertrum: James Rebhorn. Victoria: Cheryl White. Michael: Daniel Mastrogiorgio. Tony: Marco Barricelli.
Daniel meets a young girl who can also see and chat with Jesus. Meanwhile, Adam accepts a part-time internship in Peter's department and accidentally outs him; and Judith encounters Daniel's brother (D.W. Moffett).
Daniel tries to beat his addiction to prescription painkillers by going cold turkey, which proves to be a real test of his resolve, especially as he tries to cope with the prospect of his wife and his brother Worth (D.W. Moffett) working closely together. At the same time, Daniel deals with what's best for his mother as her Alzheimer's progresses. Also: Bishop Congreve has her first meeting with the Vaporelli brothers. Michael: Daniel Mastrogiorgio. Catherine: Kathleen Chalfant.