Alphinaud wonders how the wounded knight could have seen the inquisitor coming from the direction of a chasm with no nearby road.
This quest is available if you have completed the quest Influencing Inquisitors.
Starting the Quest
Talk to Alphinaud in the Whitebrim Front in Coerthas Central Highlands to begin the quest.
Search the Area Outside Whitebrim Front
Go east through the archway, then go north and walk down the downward slope to the bottom of the chasm. Go east, then dismount and and enter the purple circle. Kill the three Plasmoids that appear, then examine the sparkling Snow Mound.
Inspect the Corpse
Examine the sparkling corpse.
Show the Bloody Encyclical to Alphinaud
Go west to the base of the slope and go up it. Go east between the walls of spikes to re-enter Whitebrim Front. Talk to Alphinaud near the fire pit and hand over the encyclical to complete the quest.
Next Main Scenario Quest
After you complete the quest, talk to Alphinaud to accept the next quest: Blood for Blood.