Sacred Flame 5e

By Jemmy | Last Updated: June 10, 2021

Casting Time: 1 action
Range: 60 feet
Components: V, S
Duration: Instantaneous

Flame-like radiance descends on a creature that you can see within range. The target must succeed on a Dexterity saving throw or take 1d8 radiant damage.

The target gains no benefit from cover for this saving throw.
The spell’s damage increases by 1d8 when you reach 5th level (2d8), 11th level (3d8), and 17th level (4d8).

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the sacred flame?

Sacred flame is a DND Spell with Flame-like radiance descends on a creature.
The spell’s damage increases by 1d8 when you reach 5th level (2d8), 11th level (3d8), and 17th level (4d8).
The spell is listed in Player’s Handbook.

How do you use the sacred flame in 5e?

Flame-like radiance descends on a creature that you can see within range. The target must succeed on a Dexterity saving throw or take 1d8 radiant damage.

Is Sacred Flame good 5e?

It’s not very good. In fact, it’s one of the worse damage dealing cantrips in the game. It’s not nearly as good as a Wizard’s Firebolt, nor as the Warlock’s god-tier Eldritch Blast. However, that’s all you have as a cleric, so you’ll have to make due.