Divine Protection

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Divine Protection
Spell holy divineprotection.png
Usable by
Class Paladin
Type Defensive
School Holy
Cooldown 1 minute
Other information
Level learned 26
Related buff
Spell holy divineprotection.png
  • Divine Protection
  • Damage taken reduced by 20%.
  • Duration: 8 seconds

Divine Protection is a level 26 Holy and Protection paladin spell that reduces all damage taken by the paladin by 20% for 8 seconds. This ability is a precursor to [Divine Shield], which prevents any damage taken by the Paladin.

Divine Protection is replaced by [Ardent Defender] for Protection paladins at level 65.


Patches and hotfixes

  • Legion Patch 7.0.3 (2016-07-19): No longer available to Retribution. Now reduces all damage taken by 20%, instead of 40% of magic damage.
  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Now lasts 8 seconds (down from 10 seconds).
  • Mists of Pandaria Hotfix (2013-05-24): "Divine Protection should now be usable while stunned."
  • Mists of Pandaria Hotfix (2013-05-21): "Divine Protection should now be usable while stunned."
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.3.0 (2013-05-21): Now usable while stunned.
  • Mists of Pandaria Patch 5.0.4 (2012-08-28): No longer reduced physical damage taken. Magical damage reduction increased from 20% to 40%.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.2.0 (2011-06-28): [Rebuke], [Divine Shield] and Divine Protection have new icons.
Divine Protection's old icon: Spell holy restoration.png
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.1.0 (2011-04-26): Divine Protection can no longer be dispelled.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.1 (2010-10-12): Divine Protection has had its cooldown reduced to 1 minute, mitigation reduced to 20%, and no longer causes Forbearance.
  • Wrath of the Lich King Patch 3.0.8 (2009-01-20): The 100% attack speed penalty has been removed.
  • WoW Icon update.png Patch 1.1.1 (2004-11-17): Moved to level 6.
  • PTR client.png Patch 0.8 (2004-07-07): Divine Favor renamed to Divine Protection.

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