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Deathless Hierophant

Deathless Hierophant Creature7

Uncommon NE Medium Undead

Senses Perception +15; darkvision

LanguagesCommon, Necril

Skills Intimidation +15, Occultism +12, Religion +19, Stealth +13

Str +2, Dex +4, Con +0, Int +1, Wis +6, Cha +4

Items +1 scythe, religious symbol

AC 23; Fort +13, Ref +13, Will +17

HP 87, negative healing; Immunities death effects, disease, paralyzed, poison, unconscious

Field of Undeath (aura, divine, necromancy) 20 feet. Allies within the aura who have negative healing gain fast healing 4. When a creature within the aura would receive positive healing, it must succeed at a DC 5 flat check or receive no healing from the effect.

Chastise Heretic [reaction] (divine) Trigger A creature within 60 feet who the deathless hierophant can see and who doesn’t worship the hierophant’s deity casts a divine spell; Effect The deathless hierophant attempts to counteract the triggering spell using their spell attack modifier and a counteract level of 4. If the spell is counteracted, the caster takes 1d10 persistent negative damage. If the deathless hierophant fails to counteract the spell, the caster is temporarily immune to further uses of this ability for 24 hours

Speed 25 feet

Melee [one-action] scythe +15 (deadly d10, magical, trip), Damage 1d10+8 slashing

Divine Prepared Spells DC 25, attack +17; 4th anathematic reprisal, harm (×5); 3rd blindness, vampiric touch (×2); 2nd false life, ghoulish cravings, spiritual weapon; 1st bane, fear, goblin pox; Cantrips (4th) chill touch, detect magic, divine lance, forbidding ward, shield

Cleric Domain Spells 2 Focus Points, DC 25; 4th malignant sustenance, touch of undeath


Compared to deathless acolytes, deathless hierophants are often much more ambitious and far-reaching, with goals like seeking an entire nation’s conversion to the worship of their deity.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder Book of the Dead © 2022, Paizo Inc.; Authors: Brian Bauman, Tineke Bolleman. Logan Bonner, Jason Bulmahn, Jessica Catalan, John Compton, Chris Eng, Logan Harper, Michelle Jones, Jason Keeley, Luis Loza, Ron Lundeen, Liane Merciel, Patchen Mortimer, Quinn Murphy, Jessica Redekop, Mikhail Rekun, Solomon St. John, Michael Sayre, Mark Seifter, Sen.H.H.S., Kendra Leigh Speedling, Jason Tondro, Andrew White.