The tension is heavy as Nicole and Eric finally speak to the cardinal. Nicole expresses her regret that the Church might be punishing Eric for her sins. After hearing her testimony, the cardinal asks Nicole to leave, then tells Eric his decision: he's allowing Eric to return to the priesthood.
Sami assumes Rafe has come by because he wants her back. She won't let him get a word in as she takes a trip down memory lane about their marriage. Rafe is incredulous and finally reveals he came to ask if Kate told her about his indiscretion. Sami tells him what she overheard. Meanwhile, Jordan attacks Kate, warning she'll never get Rafe back. Kate goes home and observes to Sami that people don't stray if the relationship they have is solid. This resonates with Sami, and Kate wonders if she's having second thoughts about EJ. EJ overhears this and is hopeful.
Earlier, EJ makes a deal with Victor. He gives him information about the companies Victor acquired from Kate in exchange for some shady contacts. Victor warns EJ he's heading down a dangerous path.
Ben rebuffs Clyde, who turns on the charm for Abigail. Abigail wonders if it's possible Clyde is really trying with Ben, but Ben doesn't trust him. Later, Clyde counts ill-gotten money from Jeremiah. Meanwhile, Jordan confesses to Ben that Rafe cheated on her with Kate. Abigail unsuccessfully tries to stop Rafe from interrupting the brother and sister, and Ben ends up punching him.
NEXT ON: Eric makes a huge decision about his future.
Jordan attacks Kate!