Ecclesia is led by the Pope Dimitri III, whose religious ideology states “Extermination of unconvertible barbarians and unification of Bersian Continent under one faith”. The zealous nation occupied Azilla while Azilla was divided over the king’s throne. Ecclesia considers the Ancient Heart to be a demonic artifact, thus will excommunicate anyone who speaks of or attempts to learn about it. The Patriarch recieves a vision from God along with Walter to find and destroy the Ancient Heart after a while after holding the heart The Patriarch becomes evil and corrupted and Walter knows he must take the heart to destroy it leading to the Encablossa War.
When Kendal eavesdrops on his soldiers following the events at Nowart, one of the men reveals that he saw the Patriarch picked up and consumed by Encablossa.