3v3 Holy Priest

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This is a guide about how to build Holy Priests for 3v3 . 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 Priest
Activity 3v3
Number of players 50
Highest rating 3066
Lowest rating 2704

Stat Priority

+114
8% Crit
+639
19% Hast
+511
28% Mast
+1264
31% Vers

Based on the average stat bonuses observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the stat priority is:

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

Race

Based on the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the character races to choose are:

  1. Undead icon.
    U

    Undead

    28
  2. Night Elf icon.
    N

    Night Elf

    17
  3. Human icon.
    H

    Human

    3
  4. Goblin icon.
    G

    Goblin

    1
  5. Pandaren icon.
    P

    Pandaren

    1

Legendary

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the legendary items to use are:

  1. Harmonious Apparatus legendary item icon.
    H

    Harmonious Apparatus - Ring

    31

    Circle of Healing reduces the cooldown of Holy Word: Sanctify, Prayer of Mending reduces the cooldown of Holy Word: Serenity, and Holy Fire reduces the cooldown of Holy Word: Chastise by 4 sec.

  2. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Feet

    17

    Gain the legendary effect of Shadow Word: Manipulation: Mindgames lasts an additional 3 sec and reverses an additional 10% damage or healing. When Mindgames can no longer reverse healing or damage, gain 5% Critical Strike for each second remaining for 10 sec.

  3. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Waist

    16

    Gain the legendary effect of Bwonsamdi's Pact: Enter a pact with the Death Loa, calling forth a haunted mask that lingers on a target until Fae Guardians ends. Haunted Mask: Copies the benefit of the current faerie on its target. Follows your Direct Mask.

  4. Unity legendary item icon.
    U

    Unity - Chest

    11

    Gain the legendary effect of Shadow Word: Manipulation: Mindgames lasts an additional 3 sec and reverses an additional 10% damage or healing. When Mindgames can no longer reverse healing or damage, gain 5% Critical Strike for each second remaining for 10 sec.

  5. X'anshi, Return of Archbishop Benedictus legendary item icon.
    X

    X'anshi, Return of Archbishop Benedictus - Back

    10

    After Spirit of Redemption expires, you will revive at up to 100% health, based on your effectiveness during Spirit of Redemption. After reviving, you cannot benefit from Spirit of Redemption for 10 min.

Trinkets

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the trinkets to use are:

  1. Cosmic Gladiator's Medallion item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Medallion

    36

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 350 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  2. Cosmic Gladiator's Resonator item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Resonator

    20

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +122 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Throw the cosmic resonator which explodes after 4 sec, dealing 21,712 Cosmic damage split between all nearby enemies. Damage is increased for each enemy struck, up to 5 enemies. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 350 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  3. Cosmic Gladiator's Eternal Aegis item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Eternal Aegis

    12

    Ilvl 272
    Stats
    +119 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Activate the defenses, absorbing 50% of all Magic damage taken, up to 24,609, persisting for 15 sec. Cosmic damage is fully absorbed. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 350 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Duelist

  4. Cosmic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity item icon.
    C

    Cosmic Gladiator's Insignia of Alacrity

    11

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +126 haste
    Effects
    Equip: Your spells and abilities have a chance to grant 272 primary stat for 20 sec.
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 350 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

  5. Unchained Gladiator's Medallion item icon.
    U

    Unchained Gladiator's Medallion

    9

    Ilvl 249
    Stats
    +96 intellect
    Effects
    Use: Removes all movement impairing effects and all effects which cause loss of control of your character. (2 Min Cooldown)
    Set
    Set: Increases your Intellect by 175 and Stamina by 350 when in Arenas, Battlegrounds, and War Mode.
    Rank Elite

Tier Set

Based on the gear observed on the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the tier set items to use are:

  1. Caress of the Empyrean item icon.
    C

    Caress of the Empyrean

    50

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +96 intellect
    +202 stamina
    +39 haste
    +94 versatility
    Set
    Set: Your Holy Words begin Divine Conversation, increasing the cooldown reduction of your next Holy-Word-affecting spell by 15 sec.
    Set: Divine Conversation increases the effectiveness of your next Holy-Word-affecting spell by 60%.
    Rank Elite

  2. Amice of the Empyrean item icon.
    A

    Amice of the Empyrean

    47

    Ilvl 278
    Stats
    +132 intellect
    +279 stamina
    +103 haste
    +77 mastery
    Set
    Set: Your Holy Words begin Divine Conversation, increasing the cooldown reduction of your next Holy-Word-affecting spell by 15 sec.
    Set: Divine Conversation increases the effectiveness of your next Holy-Word-affecting spell by 60%.
    Rank Mythic

  3. Capelet of the Empyrean item icon.
    C

    Capelet of the Empyrean

    46

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +96 intellect
    +202 stamina
    +45 versatility
    +87 mastery
    Set
    Set: Your Holy Words begin Divine Conversation, increasing the cooldown reduction of your next Holy-Word-affecting spell by 15 sec.
    Set: Divine Conversation increases the effectiveness of your next Holy-Word-affecting spell by 60%.
    Rank Elite

  4. Leggings of the Empyrean item icon.
    L

    Leggings of the Empyrean

    39

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +128 intellect
    +269 stamina
    +62 critical-strike
    +115 mastery
    Set
    Set: Your Holy Words begin Divine Conversation, increasing the cooldown reduction of your next Holy-Word-affecting spell by 15 sec.
    Set: Divine Conversation increases the effectiveness of your next Holy-Word-affecting spell by 60%.
    Rank Elite

  5. Habit of the Empyrean item icon.
    H

    Habit of the Empyrean

    15

    Ilvl 275
    Stats
    +128 intellect
    +269 stamina
    +123 critical-strike
    +54 haste
    Enchant
    +20 Intellect & +6% Mana
    Set
    Set: Your Holy Words begin Divine Conversation, increasing the cooldown reduction of your next Holy-Word-affecting spell by 15 sec.
    Set: Divine Conversation increases the effectiveness of your next Holy-Word-affecting spell by 60%.
    Rank Elite

Gems

Based on the sockets observed on the 50 highest Holy Priests in 3v3, the gems to use are:

  1. Masterful Jewel Cluster icon.
    M

    Masterful Jewel Cluster

    94

    +16 Mastery

  2. Quick Jewel Cluster icon.
    Q

    Quick Jewel Cluster

    64

    +16 Haste

  3. Versatile Jewel Cluster icon.
    V

    Versatile Jewel Cluster

    43

    +16 Versatility

  4. Straddling Jewel Doublet icon.
    S

    Straddling Jewel Doublet

    20

    Speed increased by 13 for each Shadowlands gem you have socketed.

  5. Straddling Sage Agate icon.
    S

    Straddling Sage Agate

    10

    +5% Movement Speed

Back Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Back item are:

  1. Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Fortified Speed

    45

    Enchanted: +20 Stamina & Minor Speed Increase

  2. Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Cloak - Soul Vitality

    5

    Enchanted: +30 Stamina

Chest Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Chest item are:

  1. Enchant Chest - Eternal Bounds enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Bounds

    44

    Enchanted: +20 Intellect & +6% Mana

  2. Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Chest - Eternal Stats

    2

    Enchanted: Primary Stats +30

Wrist Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Wrist item are:

  1. Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Bracers - Eternal Intellect

    48

    Enchanted: +15 Intellect

Hands Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Hands item are:

  1. Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Gloves - Shadowlands Gathering

    1

    Enchanted: Shadowlands Gathering

Feet Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Feet item are:

  1. Enchant Boots - Soul Treads enchantment icon.
    E

    Enchant Boots - Soul Treads

    6

    Enchanted: Soul Treads

Ring Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the enchantments to use on the Ring items are:

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Mastery

    41

    Enchanted: +16 Mastery

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Haste

    34

    Enchanted: +16 Haste

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

    Enchant Ring - Tenet of Versatility

    25

    Enchanted: +16 Versatility

Main Hand Enchantment

Based on the enchantments observed on the gear of the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, 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 Priests in 3v3, the talents to use are:

    1. Renewed Faith talent icon.
      R
      41

      Renewed Faith

      Your healing is increased by 10% on targets with your Renew.

    2. Enlightenment talent icon.
      E
      7

      Enlightenment

      You regenerate mana 10% faster.

    3. Trail of Light talent icon.
      T
      2

      Trail of Light

      When you cast Heal or Flash Heal, 35% of the healing is replicated to the previous target you healed with Heal or Flash Heal.

    1. Angelic Feather talent icon.
      A
      50

      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. Angel's Mercy talent icon.
      A
      0

      Angel's Mercy

      Damage you take reduces the cooldown of Desperate Prayer, based on the amount of damage taken.

    3. Body and Soul talent icon.
      B
      0

      Body and Soul

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

    1. Guardian Angel talent icon.
      G
      50

      Guardian Angel

      When Guardian Spirit saves the target from death, it does not expire. When Guardian Spirit expires without saving the target from death, reduce its remaining cooldown to 60 seconds.

    2. Binding Heals talent icon.
      B
      0

      Binding Heals

      20% of Heal or Flash Heal healing on other targets also heals you.

    3. Afterlife talent icon.
      A
      0

      Afterlife

      Increases the duration of Spirit of Redemption by 50% and the range of its spells by 50%. As a Spirit of Redemption, you may sacrifice your spirit to Resurrect an ally, putting yourself to rest.

    1. Psychic Voice talent icon.
      P
      33

      Psychic Voice

      Reduces the cooldown of Psychic Scream by 30 sec.

    2. Censure talent icon.
      C
      15

      Censure

      Holy Word: Chastise stuns the target for 4 sec and is not broken by damage.

    3. Shining Force talent icon.
      S
      2

      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.

    1. Surge of Light talent icon.
      S
      50

      Surge of Light

      Your healing spells and Smite have a 8% chance to make your next Flash Heal instant and cost no mana. Stacks to 2.

    2. Cosmic Ripple talent icon.
      C
      0

      Cosmic Ripple

      When Holy Word: Serenity or Holy Word: Sanctify finish their cooldown, you emit a burst of light that heals up to 5 injured targets for 503.

    3. Prayer Circle talent icon.
      P
      0

      Prayer Circle

      Using Circle of Healing reduces the cast time and cost of your Prayer of Healing by 25% for 8 sec.

    1. Benediction talent icon.
      B
      50

      Benediction

      Your Prayer of Mending has a 25% chance to leave a Renew on each target it heals.

    2. Divine Star talent icon.
      D
      0

      Divine Star

      Throw a Divine Star forward 24 yds, healing allies in its path for 823 and dealing 804 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.

    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 1,369 and dealing 1,503 Holy damage to enemies. Healing reduced beyond 6 targets.

    1. Apotheosis talent icon.
      A
      50

      Apotheosis

      Reset the cooldowns of your Holy Words, and enter a pure Holy form for 20 sec, increasing the cooldown reductions to your Holy Words by 300% and reducing their cost by 100%.

    2. Light of the Naaru talent icon.
      L
      0

      Light of the Naaru

      The cooldowns of your Holy Words are reduced by an additional 33% when you cast the relevant spells.

    3. Holy Word: Salvation talent icon.
      H
      0

      Holy Word: Salvation

      Heals all allies within 40 yards for 1,284, and applies Renew and 2 stacks of Prayer of Mending to each of them. Cooldown reduced by 30 sec when you cast Holy Word: Serenity or Holy Word: Sanctify.

PvP Talents

Based on the talents observed on 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the PvP talents to use are:

  1. Greater Fade PvP talent icon.
    G

    Greater Fade

    50

  2. Miracle Worker PvP talent icon.
    M

    Miracle Worker

    50

  3. Holy Ward PvP talent icon.
    H

    Holy Ward

    24

  4. Ray of Hope PvP talent icon.
    R

    Ray of Hope

    16

  5. Divine Ascension PvP talent icon.
    D

    Divine Ascension

    7

Covenant

Kyrian icon.
K
12
Kyri
Necrolord icon.
N
0
Necr
Night Fae icon.
N
10
Nigh
Venthyr icon.
V
28
Vent

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the covenants to pick are:

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

Soulbind

Based on the covenants chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the soulbinds to pick are:

  1. Theotar The Mad Duke icon.
    T

    Theotar The Mad Duke

    24

    The traits to use with Theotar The Mad Duke are:

    1. 24

      It's Always Tea Time

    2. 24

      Leisurely Gait

    3. 24

      Party Favors

    4. 24

      Soothing Shade

    5. 24

      Token of Appreciation

    6. 20

      Life of the Party

    7. 4

      Exquisite Ingredients

  2. Forgelite Prime Mikanikos icon.
    F

    Forgelite Prime Mikanikos

    12

    The traits to use with Forgelite Prime Mikanikos are:

    1. 12

      Bron's Call to Action

    2. 12

      Effusive Anima Accelerator

    3. 12

      Forgelite Filter

    4. 12

      Soulsteel Clamps

    5. 11

      Soulglow Spectrometer

    6. 6

      Regenerating Materials

    7. 6

      Resilient Plumage

    8. 1

      Reactive Retrofitting

  3. Niya icon.
    N

    Niya

    8

    The traits to use with Niya are:

    1. 8

      Bonded Hearts

    2. 8

      Grove Invigoration

    3. 8

      Niya's Tools: Poison

    4. 8

      Run Without Tiring

    5. 8

      Survivor's Rally

    6. 5

      Swift Patrol

    7. 3

      Nature's Splendor

  4. Nadjia The Mistblade icon.
    N

    Nadjia The Mistblade

    4

    The traits to use with Nadjia The Mistblade are:

    1. 4

      Agent of Chaos

    2. 4

      Familiar Predicaments

    3. 4

      Fatal Flaw

    4. 4

      Friends in Low Places

    5. 4

      Thrill Seeker

    6. 2

      Nimble Steps

    7. 2

      Sinful Preservation

  5. Korayn icon.
    K

    Korayn

    2

    The traits to use with Korayn are:

    1. 2

      Face Your Foes

    2. 2

      Horn of the Wild Hunt

    3. 2

      Vorkai Ambush

    4. 2

      Wild Hunt Strategem

    5. 2

      Wild Hunt Tactics

    6. 1

      Get In Formation

    7. 1

      Vorkai Sharpening Techniques

potency conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the potency conduits to use are:

  1. Resonant Words conduit icon.
    R

    Resonant Words

    50

  2. Lasting Spirit conduit icon.
    L

    Lasting Spirit

    45

  3. Shattered Perceptions conduit icon.
    S

    Shattered Perceptions

    26

endurance conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the endurance conduits to use are:

  1. Light's Inspiration conduit icon.
    L

    Light's Inspiration

    42

  2. Condensed Anima Sphere conduit icon.
    C

    Condensed Anima Sphere

    13

  3. Translucent Image conduit icon.
    T

    Translucent Image

    10

finesse conduits

Based on the covenant conduits chosen by the 50 highest rated Holy Priests in 3v3, the finesse conduits to use are:

  1. Move with Grace conduit icon.
    M

    Move with Grace

    45

  2. Clear Mind conduit icon.
    C

    Clear Mind

    36

  3. Power Unto Others conduit icon.
    P

    Power Unto Others

    3