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Mythic+ Holy Paladin

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This is a guide about how to build Holy Paladins for Mythic+ . It summarizes what is working for the highest-rated players: stat priority, legendary, trinkets, gems, enchantments, talents, PvP talents, covenants, soulbinds, and conduits.

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Class Holy Paladin
Activity Mythic+
Number of players 50
Highest rating 2593
Lowest rating 2405

Stat Priority

+300
15% Crit
+858
27% Hast
+237
22% Mast
+650
16% Vers

Based on the average stat bonuses observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the stat priority is:

  1. Haste
  2. Versatility
  3. Critical Strike
  4. Mastery

Race

Based on the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the character races to choose are:

  1. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    34
  2. Human icon.
    H

    Human

    5
  3. Dwarf icon.
    D

    Dwarf

    3
  4. Tauren icon.
    T

    Tauren

    3
  5. Zandalari Troll icon.
    Z

    Zandalari Troll

    2

Legendary

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the legendary items to use are:

  1. The Mad Paragon legendary item icon.
    T

    The Mad Paragon - Feet

    21

    Hammer of Wrath deals 30% additional damage and extends the duration of Avenging Wrath by 1 sec.

  2. The Mad Paragon legendary item icon.
    T

    The Mad Paragon - Waist

    18

    Hammer of Wrath deals 30% additional damage and extends the duration of Avenging Wrath by 1 sec.

  3. Shock Barrier legendary item icon.
    S

    Shock Barrier - Legs

    5

    Holy Shock protects the target with a shield of Holy Light for 18 sec, absorbing damage equal to 20% of the Holy Shock every 6 sec. Can protect up to 5 targets.

  4. Maraad's Dying Breath legendary item icon.
    M

    Maraad's Dying Breath - Ring 2

    3

    Light of Dawn increases your next Light of the Martyr by 10% for each ally healed, and allows that Light of the Martyr to heal through Beacon of Light. Light of the Martyr damages you over 5 sec instead of instantly.

  5. Vanguard's Momentum legendary item icon.
    V

    Vanguard's Momentum - Head

    1

    Hammer of Wrath has 1 extra charge and increases Holy damage done by 4% for 10 sec, stacking 3 times.

Trinkets

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the trinkets to use are:

  1. Unbound Changeling item icon.
    U

    Unbound Changeling

    37

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 intellect
    Effects
    Equip: Your abilities have a chance to grant you 433 Haste for 12 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Titanic Ocular Gland item icon.
    T

    Titanic Ocular Gland

    13

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 intellect
    Effects
    Equip: While your health is above 50% you are judged Worthy, increasing your highest secondary stat by 132. While your health is below 50% you are judged Unworthy, decreasing your highest secondary stat by 132.
    Rank Mythic

  3. So'leah's Secret Technique item icon.
    S

    So'leah's Secret Technique

    8

    Ilvl 233
    Stats
    +82 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Select a player in your party or raid, granting them 22 of their highest secondary stat, and granting you 111 of that same stat, for 30 min.
    Rank Priceless Mythic

  4. Soulletting Ruby item icon.
    S

    Soulletting Ruby

    8

    Ilvl 252
    Stats
    +98 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Draw out a piece of the target's soul, decreasing their movement speed by 30% until the soul reaches you. The soul instantly heals you for 4,924, and grants you up to 1,184 Critical Strike for 16 sec. You gain more Critical Strike from lower health targets. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  5. Tuft of Smoldering Plumage item icon.
    T

    Tuft of Smoldering Plumage

    8

    Ilvl 226
    Stats
    +77 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Infuse your ally with a tuft of phoenix plumes, healing them for 25,542 after 6 sec, increased by up to 25% based on your target's missing health. If your ally suffers lethal damage, this effect triggers instantly. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

Gems

Based on the sockets observed on the 50 highest Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the gems to use are:

  1. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    55

    +16 Haste

  2. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    46

    +16 Versatility

  3.  icon.

    3

  4. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    1

    +16 Mastery

  5. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    1

    +5% Movement Speed

Domination Shards

Based on the sockets observed on the 50 highest Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the domination shards to use are:

  1. Foreboding Shard of Dyz icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Dyz

    18

    |CFF20ff20Damaging a target increases your damage done to that target by 0.44% for 4 sec, stacking up to 3 times.|R

  2. Shard of Bek icon.
    S

    Shard of Bek

    12

    |CFF20ff20Your damage is increased by 1.50% when you have 50% or more health than your target.|R

  3. Shard of Cor icon.
    S

    Shard of Cor

    9

    |CFF20ff20Your damage is increased by 1.50% for 20 sec after attacking an enemy you have not yet damaged.|R

  4. Foreboding Shard of Zed icon.
    F

    Foreboding Shard of Zed

    9

    |CFF20ff20Your helpful spells and abilities have a chance to grant your target an Unholy Aura, draining 297 health from nearby enemies every 2 sec for 10 sec.|R

  5. Desolate Shard of Kyr icon.
    D

    Desolate Shard of Kyr

    8

    |CFF20ff20Gain 1,010 Absorb every 5 sec, up to a cap of 5,050.|R

Back Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Back item are:

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech

    37

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Leech

  2. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

    12

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

  3. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    1

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

Chest Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Chest item are:

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    41

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Bounds enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Bounds

    5

    Enchanted: +20 Intellect & +6% Mana

  3. Enchant Chest - Eternal Bulwark enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Bulwark

    1

    Enchanted: +25 Armor & +20 Primary Stat

Wrist Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Wrist item are:

  1. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    45

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Hands item are:

  1. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    14

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

Feet Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Feet item are:

  1. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    19

    Enchanted: Soul Treads

Ring Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Ring items are:

  1. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    59

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

  2. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    36

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

  3. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    1

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

Main Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the enchantments to use on the Main Hand item are:

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    50

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the talents to use are:

    1. Crusader's Might talent icon.
      C
      25

      Crusader's Might

      Crusader Strike reduces the cooldown of Holy Shock by 1.0 sec.

    2. Light's Hammer talent icon.
      L
      25

      Light's Hammer

      Hurls a Light-infused hammer to the ground, dealing 145 Holy damage to nearby enemies and healing up to 6 nearby allies for 191, every 2 sec for 14 sec.

    3. Bestow Faith talent icon.
      B
      0

      Bestow Faith

      Begin mending the wounds of a friendly target, healing them for 1,618 after 5 sec. Generates 1 Holy Power upon healing.

    1. Judgment of Light talent icon.
      J
      44

      Judgment of Light

      Judgment causes the next 25 successful attacks against the target to heal the attacker for 53.

    2. Saved by the Light talent icon.
      S
      6

      Saved by the Light

      When an ally with your Beacon of Light is damaged below 30% health, they absorb the next 3,083 damage. You cannot shield the same person this way twice within 1 min.

    3. Holy Prism talent icon.
      H
      0

      Holy Prism

      Fires a beam of light that scatters to strike a clump of targets. If the beam is aimed at an enemy target, it deals 526 Holy damage and radiates 494 healing to 5 allies within 15 yards. If the beam is aimed at a friendly target, it heals for 990 and radiates 321 Holy damage to 5 enemies within 15 yards.

    1. Blinding Light talent icon.
      B
      46

      Blinding Light

      Emits dazzling light in all directions, blinding enemies within 10 yards, causing them to wander disoriented for 6 sec. Non-Holy damage will break the disorient effect.

    2. Fist of Justice talent icon.
      F
      3

      Fist of Justice

      Each Holy Power spent reduces the remaining cooldown on Hammer of Justice by 2 sec.

    3. Repentance talent icon.
      R
      1

      Repentance

      Forces an enemy target to meditate, incapacitating them for 1 min. Usable against Humanoids, Demons, Undead, Dragonkin, and Giants.

    1. Unbreakable Spirit talent icon.
      U
      43

      Unbreakable Spirit

      Reduces the cooldown of your Divine Shield, Divine Protection, and Lay on Hands by 30%.

    2. Cavalier talent icon.
      C
      5

      Cavalier

      Divine Steed now has 2 charges.

    3. Rule of Law talent icon.
      R
      2

      Rule of Law

      Increase the range of your heals and the reach of Mastery: Lightbringer by 50% for 10 sec.

    1. Holy Avenger talent icon.
      H
      26

      Holy Avenger

      Your Holy Power generation is tripled for 20 sec.

    2. Divine Purpose talent icon.
      D
      12

      Divine Purpose

      Holy Power abilities have a 15% chance to make your next Holy Power ability free and deal 20% increased damage and healing.

    3. Seraphim talent icon.
      S
      12

      Seraphim

      The Light magnifies your power for 15 sec, granting 8% Haste, Critical Strike, and Versatility, and 12% Mastery.

    1. Awakening talent icon.
      A
      49

      Awakening

      Word of Glory and Light of Dawn have a 15% chance to grant you Avenging Wrath for 10 sec.

    2. Sanctified Wrath talent icon.
      S
      1

      Sanctified Wrath

      Avenging Wrath lasts 25% longer and also reduces Holy Shock's cooldown by 40%.

    3. Avenging Crusader talent icon.
      A
      0

      Avenging Crusader

      You become the ultimate crusader of light, increasing your Crusader Strike, Judgment, and auto-attack damage by 30%. Crusader Strike and Judgment cool down 30% faster and heal up to 3 injured allies for 250% of the damage they deal. Lasts 25 sec.

    1. Beacon of Faith talent icon.
      B
      29

      Beacon of Faith

      Mark a second target as a Beacon, mimicking the effects of Beacon of Light. Your heals will now heal both of your Beacons, but at 30% reduced effectiveness.

    2. Glimmer of Light talent icon.
      G
      19

      Glimmer of Light

      Holy Shock leaves a Glimmer of Light on the target for 30 sec. When you Holy Shock, all targets with Glimmer of Light are damaged for 114 or healed for 286. You may have Glimmer of Light on up to 8 targets.

    3. Beacon of Virtue talent icon.
      B
      2

      Beacon of Virtue

      Apply a Beacon of Light to your target and 3 injured allies within 30 yards for 8 sec. All affected allies will be healed for 50% of the amount of your other healing done. Your Flash of Light and Holy Light on these targets will also grant 1 Holy Power.

PvP Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the PvP talents to use are:

  1. Divine Favor PvP talent icon.
    D

    Divine Favor

    49

  2. Light's Grace PvP talent icon.
    L

    Light's Grace

    38

  3. Ultimate Sacrifice PvP talent icon.
    U

    Ultimate Sacrifice

    36

  4. Blessed Hands PvP talent icon.
    B

    Blessed Hands

    23

  5. Cleanse the Weak PvP talent icon.
    C

    Cleanse the Weak

    2

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
3
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
0
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
0
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
47
Vent

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the covenants to pick are:

  1. Venthyr
  2. Kyrian
  3. Necrolord
  4. Night Fae

Soulbind

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the soulbinds to pick are:

  1. Theotar The Mad Duke icon.
    T

    Theotar The Mad Duke

    46

    The traits to use with Theotar The Mad Duke are:

    1. 46

      Life is but an Appetizer

    2. 46

      Soothing Shade

    3. 39

      Party Favors

    4. 39

      Wasteland Propriety

    5. 35

      Leisurely Gait

    6. 34

      Exquisite Ingredients

    7. 12

      Life of the Party

    8. 11

      Watch the Shoes!

    9. 7

      Token of Appreciation

  2. Kleia icon.
    K

    Kleia

    2

    The traits to use with Kleia are:

    1. 2

      Cleansing Rites

    2. 2

      Light the Path

    3. 2

      Mentorship

    4. 2

      Pointed Courage

    5. 2

      Valiant Strikes

    6. 1

      Hope Springs Eternal

    7. 1

      Spear of the Archon

  3. Forgelite Prime Mikanikos icon.
    F

    Forgelite Prime Mikanikos

    1

    The traits to use with Forgelite Prime Mikanikos are:

    1. 1

      Bron's Call to Action

    2. 1

      Forgelite Filter

    3. 1

      Hammer of Genesis

    4. 1

      Resilient Plumage

    5. 1

      Soulglow Spectrometer

  4. Nadjia The Mistblade icon.
    N

    Nadjia The Mistblade

    1

    The traits to use with Nadjia The Mistblade are:

    1. 1

      Agent of Chaos

    2. 1

      Dauntless Duelist

    3. 1

      Friends in Low Places

    4. 1

      Nimble Steps

    5. 1

      Thrill Seeker

potency conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the potency conduits to use are:

  1. Hallowed Discernment conduit icon.
    H

    Hallowed Discernment

    45

  2. Focused Light conduit icon.
    F

    Focused Light

    44

  3. Adaptive Armor Fragment conduit icon.
    A

    Adaptive Armor Fragment

    12

endurance conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the endurance conduits to use are:

  1. Shielding Words conduit icon.
    S

    Shielding Words

    46

  2. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    34

  3. Golden Path conduit icon.
    G

    Golden Path

    27

finesse conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Paladins in Mythic+, the finesse conduits to use are:

  1. Light's Barding conduit icon.
    L

    Light's Barding

    42

  2. Echoing Blessings conduit icon.
    E

    Echoing Blessings

    36

  3. Wrench Evil conduit icon.
    W

    Wrench Evil

    2