The Children of A New is the dominant religion in the Eight Kingdoms and is often referred to as the Faith. The only parts of Asaland where the Faith is now widespread are the Forbidden Forest and Silandria. The dieties of the Faith are known as The Children.
The Faith originated during the Age of Reconstruction. After the success of the Eight Pillars in Arestoneiam, religious migrants sailed to the Eight Kingdoms to spread the religion. It found success in the Sept Isles, but many others in Asaland didn't agree with the deist themes found in the Ballads of Illyria.
Scholars believe the Eight Pillars