The divine power source represents the power of faith, a powerful energy that came from the core conceptual philosophies that shape reality. The gods can use this power source inherently, and can grant their followers with the ability to use it as well. Divine magic excels at healing, protection, and smiting enemies of the gods. Divine abilities are called prayers.[1]

Divine classesEdit

Classes that draw power from the divine power source are:

Divine classes and powers were introduced in the Player's Handbook.

The other power sources are Arcane, Martial, Primal, Psionic and Shadow.


  1. James Wyatt, Andy Collins, Rob Heinsoo, Jeremy Crawford (November 16, 2010). Rules Compendium. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 111. ISBN 978-0786956210.