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Disambig.png This article is about the ability in Pillars of Eternity. For the ability in Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire, see Flames of Devotion (Deadfire).

Flames of Devotion is a paladin ability in Pillars of Eternity.


Items in italics are quoted directly from the game.

Calls upon the paladin's inner fire, causing their equipped weapons to burst into flame and adding Burn damage to their next attacks.


Flames of Devotion can be further upgraded by learning Critical Focus, a paladin talent:

Additionally, each order receives its own specific paladin talent that further upgrades Flames of Devotion:

Paladin order Specific talent Upgrade to Flames of Devotion
Bleak Walkers Remember Rakhan Field
  • +25% Corrode damage
Darcozzi Paladini Fires of Darcozzi Palace
  • +5 Damage Reduction (DR) vs Freeze
  • Characters hitting Self: 5-10 Burn Damage
Frermàs mes Canc Suolias (Pallegina only) Vielo Vidòrio
Goldpact Knights Enduring Flames
  • +50% Damage inflicted over time
Kind Wayfarers The Sword and the Shepherd
  • Allied AoE: +20 Endurance (base)
Shieldbearers of St. Elcga Shielding Flames
  • Allied AoE: +10 Deflection


  • The paladin's next melee attack inflicts 50% additional burn damage if it hits. In addition, the attack is made with +20 accuracy.
  • Full attacks strike with both weapons, i.e. dual-wielding characters will hit twice with this ability.