Set in a gothic fantasy world, this is the story of Teito Klein, an orphaned slave who became the top military academy student. However, an unexpected turn of events left him pursued by the forces of the Barsburg Empire. Now an escaping convict, Teito's sheltered by the church and it’s law of sanctuary. Here, he discovered many mysteries surrounding himself, the church, and the Empire itself. The fact that he might be connected to a dethroned king and the mystical stone of god, 'The Eye of Mikhael' made him the target of the empire more than ever. Fortunately the church is under the mythical 7 Ghost protection. But who are the Ghosts really. Will Teito be free from the military's clutch, And what of his said mission to uncover the history. And who is the military's Chief-of-Staff Ayanami exactly. Teito's future seems to have spiraled into an unexpectedly perilous path.
To Sacrifice The Wish You Yearn For...
Sky And Wind, Listen To Those Voices...
The Future of Painful Thoughts is
Teito Klein is a young student at the Barsburg Military Academy living in the same dorm with his best friend Mikage.
Nostalgic Memories Accompany Pain
Three men are riding on hawkzile when Teito crashes into one of the men, Frau, and he is brought in to the Church.
My Innocent Child, Sleep Within The Light
Teito is about to leave the church when instead, he is brought to a place that seems to be the cafeteria by Frau.
To the Depths of the Earnest Prayer
Teito talks with the old man, and tells him his wish to see Mikage.
Hot Tears, Gently Fill His Heart...
Teito is greeted by the sisters, who want to do his laundry.
The Path of Justice Leads to Light
The Church has its annual bazaar, and Teito, Mikage, and the sisters visit the bishops' shops.
Does the Soul that was Devoured by the Wings, Dream of Its Beloved Child?
Mikage wonders whether or not he should leave the church, but is interrupted by Teito.
Half of His Soul Arouses a Sad Awakening
As Teito and Mikage talk, Labrador predicts that the “storm” will come very soon, and right now is the “calm”.
The Color of His Soul Will Be Forever...
Mikage, controlled by Ayanami, is still fighting Teito while Frau is on his way.
That is But One Form of Atonement
Teito decides to leave the church believing he should not cause anyone any more trouble, on the way he meets Castor who asks him if he knows the shinigami Zehel.
Atonement for Loved Ones is...
Teito, now staying in the church, wonders what he can do to atone for Mikage's death.
The Darkness Called
A man is seen making an agreement with a Kor, and being possessed by it.
Down the Path of Light I See...
Aldo, the criminal, is mysteriously murdered.
A Reason to Fight Together... The Right to be Called Brothers in Arms
Castor, Labrador, and Frau talk about the mysterious figure who attacked Castor.
That Day, I Was Certainly With Him
Teito states that he's putting all his effort into studying for the Bishop's Exam.
Truth Lies in the Dark Abyss Where the Light Cannot Reach
Labrador tells Castor and Teito that Fraus be given the death sentence.
The Family With Wings of Darkness, Enshrouded in Misery, Flies Down
The boys are soon joined by Arch-Bishop Bastian, who tells them all about Frau's childhood.
The One Who Must be Forgiven Drowns in Darkness...The One Who Loves Him is Filled With Tears
After Teitos has been knocked out, Hakuren continues to fight Bastian.
The One-Sided, Yet Never Dying Love Finds Itself...
Castor uses Kuroyuri to speak with Ayanami.
They Both Offer A Requiem
After being captured by Ayanami, Teito and Hakuren escape the military air ship and get support from Frau.
Therefore, You Pass Through The Door Of The Defeated
The military found out about the Eye of Mikhail and its master, Teito, and decide to search for him.
Led By The Light In The Water's Depth, He Spies Upon...
After passing the first exam, Teito and Hakuren get to see the progress of others and how some fumble at the last challenge when their greedy nature makes them fail.
Beyond The Heart's Darkness
The second exam resumes for the remaining trainees and comes in the worst form imaginable: the physical realization of their deepest fears.
The Justice of Those Who Lack Love Is... Oh Heart That Is Stolen By Darkness, Forever...
Ayanami appears in front of Teito and Teito wonders if Ayanami is just an illusion like before.
The Heart Is Lead By The Truth On The Other Side...
Teito uses the power of the Eye of Mikhail to summon Frau, Castor, Labrador, Lance, and the Black Hawks.