mm+ Discipline Priest

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This is a guide about how to build Discipline Priests 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 Discipline Priest
Activity Mythic+
Number of players 50
Highest rating 3655
Lowest rating 3019

Stat Priority

+570
22% Crit
+932
28% Hast
+355
24% Mast
+567
14% Vers

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

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

Race

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

  1. Blood Elf icon.
    B

    Blood Elf

    22
  2. Undead icon.
    U

    Undead

    7
  3. Void Elf icon.
    V

    Void Elf

    4
  4. Human icon.
    H

    Human

    3
  5. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    3

Legendary

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

  1. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Waist

    33

    Gain the legendary effect of Spheres' Harmony: Boon of the Ascended's cooldown is reduced by 3 seconds, up to 60 sec, for each stack of Boon of the Ascended consumed by Ascended Eruption.

  2. The Penitent One legendary item icon.
    T

    The Penitent One - Feet

    27

    Power Word: Radiance has a 60% chance to cause your next Penance to be free and fire 3 extra bolts.

  3. The Penitent One legendary item icon.
    T

    The Penitent One - Back

    15

    Power Word: Radiance has a 60% chance to cause your next Penance to be free and fire 3 extra bolts.

  4. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Ring

    3

    Gain the legendary effect of Spheres' Harmony: Boon of the Ascended's cooldown is reduced by 3 seconds, up to 60 sec, for each stack of Boon of the Ascended consumed by Ascended Eruption.

  5. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Legs

    3

    Gain the legendary effect of Spheres' Harmony: Boon of the Ascended's cooldown is reduced by 3 seconds, up to 60 sec, for each stack of Boon of the Ascended consumed by Ascended Eruption.

Trinkets

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

  1. Unbound Changeling item icon.
    U

    Unbound Changeling

    22

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 intellect
    Effects
    Equip: Your abilities have a chance to grant you 551 Critical Strike for 12 sec.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Infinitely Divisible Ooze item icon.
    I

    Infinitely Divisible Ooze

    17

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 intellect
    Effects
    Equip: Your damaging abilities have a chance to conjure a Frothing Pustule to fight by your side, dealing 5,064 Nature damage to your target.
    Rank Mythic

  3. Resonant Reservoir item icon.
    R

    Resonant Reservoir

    13

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Fire a resonant bolt at your target which causes a Disintegration Halo from its location, dealing 1,019 damage every 1.6 sec for 6 sec. Crescendos 3 times before taking it again from the top. (1 Min 30 Sec Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

  4. Soulletting Ruby item icon.
    S

    Soulletting Ruby

    12

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 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 7,104, and grants you up to 1,123 Critical Strike for 16 sec. You gain more Critical Strike from lower health targets. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Rank Mythic

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

    So'leah's Secret Technique

    11

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +125 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Select a player in your party or raid, granting them 18 of their highest secondary stat, and granting you 113 of that same stat, for 30 min.
    Rank Mythic

Tier Set

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Discipline Priests in Mythic+, the tier set items to use are:

  1. Habit of the Empyrean item icon.
    H

    Habit of the Empyrean

    48

    Ilvl 285
    Stats
    +141 intellect
    +303 stamina
    +128 critical-strike
    +56 haste
    Enchant
    Primary Stats +30
    Set
    Set: Casting Power Word: Shield or Shadow Mend has a 15% chance to make your next cast of Shadow Mend have no cost or cast time.
    Set: Power of the Dark Side increases the effectiveness of Penance by an additional 45% and is triggered when Power Word: Radiance is cast.
    Rank Mythic

  2. Caress of the Empyrean item icon.
    C

    Caress of the Empyrean

    45

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +99 intellect
    +209 stamina
    +39 haste
    +95 versatility
    +58 leech
    Enchant
    Shadowlands Gathering
    Set
    Set: Casting Power Word: Shield or Shadow Mend has a 15% chance to make your next cast of Shadow Mend have no cost or cast time.
    Set: Power of the Dark Side increases the effectiveness of Penance by an additional 45% and is triggered when Power Word: Radiance is cast.
    Rank Mythic

  3. Capelet of the Empyrean item icon.
    C

    Capelet of the Empyrean

    40

    Ilvl 285
    Stats
    +106 intellect
    +227 stamina
    +47 versatility
    +91 mastery
    Set
    Set: Casting Power Word: Shield or Shadow Mend has a 15% chance to make your next cast of Shadow Mend have no cost or cast time.
    Set: Power of the Dark Side increases the effectiveness of Penance by an additional 45% and is triggered when Power Word: Radiance is cast.
    Rank Mythic

  4. Leggings of the Empyrean item icon.
    L

    Leggings of the Empyrean

    38

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +132 intellect
    +279 stamina
    +62 critical-strike
    +117 mastery
    Set
    Set: Casting Power Word: Shield or Shadow Mend has a 15% chance to make your next cast of Shadow Mend have no cost or cast time.
    Set: Power of the Dark Side increases the effectiveness of Penance by an additional 45% and is triggered when Power Word: Radiance is cast.
    Rank Mythic

  5. Amice of the Empyrean item icon.
    A

    Amice of the Empyrean

    37

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +132 intellect
    +279 stamina
    +103 haste
    +77 mastery
    Gem
    +16 Versatility
    Set
    Set: Casting Power Word: Shield or Shadow Mend has a 15% chance to make your next cast of Shadow Mend have no cost or cast time.
    Set: Power of the Dark Side increases the effectiveness of Penance by an additional 45% and is triggered when Power Word: Radiance is cast.
    Rank Mythic

Gems

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

  1. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    60

    +16 Versatility

  2. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    50

    +16 Haste

  3. Deadly Jewel Cluster icon.
    D

    Deadly Jewel Cluster

    23

    +16 Critical Strike

  4. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    5

    +16 Mastery

  5. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    4

    +5% Movement Speed

Back Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Leech

    29

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Leech

  2. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Avoidance

    11

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & +30 Avoidance

  3. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    6

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

Chest Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    25

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Bounds enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Bounds

    23

    Enchanted: +20 Intellect & +6% Mana

  3. Enchant Chest - Sacred Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Sacred Stats

    1

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +20

Wrist Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    49

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

  2. Enchant Bracers - Illuminated Soul enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Illuminated Soul

    1

    Enchanted: +10 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    14

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

  2. Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Eternal Strength

    1

    Enchanted: +15 Strength

Feet Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    25

    Enchanted: Soul Treads

Ring Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Discipline Priests 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

    43

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    40

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

  3. Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Critical Strike

    14

    Enchanted: +16 Critical Strike

Main Hand Enchantment

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

  1. Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Celestial Guidance

    47

    Enchanted: Celestial Guidance

  2. Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Sinful Revelation

    2

    Enchanted: Sinful Revelation

  3. Enchant Weapon - Eternal Grace enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Weapon - Eternal Grace

    1

    Enchanted: Eternal Grace

Talents

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

    1. Twist of Fate talent icon.
      T
      40

      Twist of Fate

      After healing a target below 35% health, you deal 20% increased damage and 20% increased healing for 10 sec.

    2. Schism talent icon.
      S
      8

      Schism

      Attack the enemy's soul with a surge of Shadow energy, dealing 1,585 Shadow damage and increasing your spell damage to the target by 25% for 9 sec.

    3. Castigation talent icon.
      C
      2

      Castigation

      Penance fires one additional bolt of holy light over its duration.

    1. Angelic Feather talent icon.
      A
      34

      Angelic Feather

      Places a feather at the target location, granting the first ally to walk through it 40% increased movement speed for 5 sec. Only 3 feathers can be placed at one time.

    2. Body and Soul talent icon.
      B
      15

      Body and Soul

      Power Word: Shield and Leap of Faith increase your target's movement speed by 40% for 3 sec.

    3. Masochism talent icon.
      M
      1

      Masochism

      When you cast Shadow Mend on yourself, its damage over time effect heals you instead, and reduces all damage you take by 10%.

    1. Power Word: Solace talent icon.
      P
      42

      Power Word: Solace

      Strikes an enemy with heavenly power, dealing 856 Holy damage and restoring 1% of your maximum mana.

    2. Mindbender talent icon.
      M
      8

      Mindbender

      Summons a Mindbender to attack the target for 12 sec. You regenerate 0.5% of maximum mana each time the Mindbender attacks.

    3. Shield Discipline talent icon.
      S
      0

      Shield Discipline

      When your Power Word: Shield is completely absorbed, you restore 0.5% of your maximum mana.

    1. Shining Force talent icon.
      S
      45

      Shining Force

      Creates a burst of light around a friendly target, knocking away nearby enemies and slowing their movement speed by 70% for 3 sec.

    2. Psychic Voice talent icon.
      P
      5

      Psychic Voice

      Reduces the cooldown of Psychic Scream by 30 sec.

    3. Dominant Mind talent icon.
      D
      0

      Dominant Mind

      You may also control your own character while Mind Control is active, but Mind Control has a 2 min cooldown, and it may not be used against players.

    1. Sins of the Many talent icon.
      S
      48

      Sins of the Many

      Your damage is increased by up to 12%, diminishing for each ally affected by your Atonement.

    2. Contrition talent icon.
      C
      1

      Contrition

      When you heal with Penance, everyone with your Atonement is healed for 145.

    3. Shadow Covenant talent icon.
      S
      1

      Shadow Covenant

      Make a shadowy pact, healing the target and 4 other injured allies within 30 yds for 1,682. For 7 sec, your Shadow spells deal 25% increased damage and healing, but you cannot cast Holy spells.

    1. Divine Star talent icon.
      D
      39

      Divine Star

      Throw a Divine Star forward 24 yds, healing allies in its path for 705 and dealing 591 Holy damage to enemies. After reaching its destination, the Divine Star returns to you, healing allies and damaging enemies in its path again. Healing reduced beyond 6 targets.

    2. Purge the Wicked talent icon.
      P
      11

      Purge the Wicked

      Cleanses the target with fire, causing 235 Fire damage and an additional 1,437 Fire damage over 20 sec. Spreads to an additional nearby enemy when you cast Penance on the target.

    3. Halo talent icon.
      H
      0

      Halo

      Creates a ring of Holy energy around you that quickly expands to a 30 yd radius, healing allies for 1,137 and dealing 1,112 Holy damage to enemies. Healing reduced beyond 6 targets.

    1. Lenience talent icon.
      L
      42

      Lenience

      Atonement reduces damage taken by 3%.

    2. Evangelism talent icon.
      E
      8

      Evangelism

      Extends the duration of all of your active Atonements by 6 sec.

    3. Spirit Shell talent icon.
      S
      0

      Spirit Shell

      For 10 sec, Penance, Power Word: Radiance, and Atonement create absorb shields for 80% of their value, instead of healing.

PvP Talents

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

  1. Ultimate Radiance PvP talent icon.
    U

    Ultimate Radiance

    40

  2. Dome of Light PvP talent icon.
    D

    Dome of Light

    21

  3. Dark Archangel PvP talent icon.
    D

    Dark Archangel

    18

  4. Blaze of Light PvP talent icon.
    B

    Blaze of Light

    16

  5. Inner Light and Shadow PvP talent icon.
    I

    Inner Light and Shadow

    14

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
46
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
0
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
1
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
3
Vent

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

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

Soulbind

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

  1. Forgelite Prime Mikanikos icon.
    F

    Forgelite Prime Mikanikos

    43

    The traits to use with Forgelite Prime Mikanikos are:

    1. 43

      Bron's Call to Action

    2. 43

      Effusive Anima Accelerator

    3. 43

      Forgelite Filter

    4. 42

      Soulglow Spectrometer

    5. 28

      Resilient Plumage

    6. 23

      Hammer of Genesis

    7. 20

      Soulsteel Clamps

    8. 15

      Regenerating Materials

    9. 1

      Reactive Retrofitting

  2. Pelagos icon.
    P

    Pelagos

    3

    The traits to use with Pelagos are:

    1. 3

      Combat Meditation

    2. 3

      Focusing Mantra

    3. 3

      Let Go of the Past

    4. 3

      Newfound Resolve

    5. 2

      Better Together

    6. 2

      Bond of Friendship

    7. 1

      Cleansed Vestments

    8. 1

      Path of the Devoted

  3. General Draven icon.
    G

    General Draven

    2

    The traits to use with General Draven are:

    1. 2

      Battlefield Presence

    2. 2

      Enduring Gloom

    3. 2

      Hold Your Ground

    4. 2

      Regenerative Stone Skin

    5. 2

      Service In Stone

    6. 2

      Unbreakable Body

  4. Dreamweaver icon.
    D

    Dreamweaver

    1

    The traits to use with Dreamweaver are:

    1. 1

      Dream Delver

    2. 1

      Field of Blossoms

    3. 1

      Podtender

    4. 1

      Somnambulist

    5. 1

      Soothing Voice

    6. 1

      Waking Dreams

  5. 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

      Familiar Predicaments

    3. 1

      Friends in Low Places

    4. 1

      Thrill Seeker

potency conduits

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

  1. Courageous Ascension conduit icon.
    C

    Courageous Ascension

    46

  2. Shining Radiance conduit icon.
    S

    Shining Radiance

    35

  3. Swift Penitence conduit icon.
    S

    Swift Penitence

    18

endurance conduits

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

  1. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    37

  2. Charitable Soul conduit icon.
    C

    Charitable Soul

    34

  3. Translucent Image conduit icon.
    T

    Translucent Image

    34

finesse conduits

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

  1. Power Unto Others conduit icon.
    P

    Power Unto Others

    23

  2. Clear Mind conduit icon.
    C

    Clear Mind

    22

  3. Move with Grace conduit icon.
    M

    Move with Grace

    5