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Crisis of the Faith is a political move through which the Elene Church assumes control of all troops, gold, politics, etc. in all of Eosia. Because the various kingdoms of Eosia object so violently to the move, it has only been invoked six times in the history of the church (two of which were in The Elenium and The Tamuli respectively. To invoke it typically requires a simple majority in a secret vote of the Hierocracy, although in the most recent case, it was invoked by a single church official (Archimandrate Monsel).

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