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Word of Glory vs Etrnal Flame

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Just started a new pally tank and I'm a little confused when reading the protection pally guide. The healing ability listed under active survival abilities in the guide is Word of Glory, but that seems to be a Retribution ability, while Eternal Flame is in my ability list. Am I completely missing something?

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Eternal Flame is a talent that replaces Word of Glory. Everything that affects Word of Glory also affects Eternal Flame. (Except Glyph of Harsh Words). Wherever you read Word of Glory, pretend it says Eternal Flame if you have the talent active. Eternal Flame is the best choice for prot paladins, so you don't have to change talents.

 

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It sounds like the OP is asking why Eternal Flame is listed in his spellbook instead of Word of Glory? To answer that question, you may be using the Eternal Flame Level 45 Talent choice. Eternal Flame eplaces the ability of Word of Glory, this is similar to how Fist of Justice replaces Hammer of Justice as your Level 30 Talent choice. [1]

 

[1] http://www.icy-veins.com/wow/protection-paladin-pve-tank-spec-builds-talents-glyphs

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