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A powerful priest celebrant selected from scores of his peers. He will stop at nothing to hunt down and exterminate heretics.


Celebrant, also known as Holy Priest, is an enemy job in Final Fantasy Tactics. A defensive job, it supports the attack units.

Zalmour has this job. In The War of the Lions, it is also used by Bremondt.


Prerequisite Weapons Helmet Armor Equip Shields?
None Rods, Staves, Books, Poles Hats Clothes, Robes No
Move Rate Jump Rate Speed Physical Evasion Rate Base Attack Base Magic Base HP Base MP
4 3 7 9% Low High Average High


Priest Magicks[]

Celebrant job command. Unleashes spirit forces obtained through the darkest of contracts.


Zalmour and Bremondt must be equipped with a sword to use the Spellblade abilities.

The formula for healing/damage is as follows:

The formula for the success of inflicting statuses is as follows:

All Spellblade's quotes were left disabled as dummied content, but the data exists within the game.

Name MP Cost Range Effect Speed JP Needed
(Cure 3)
16 4 2 15 400
White Magick that soothes injuries, restoring HP.
Can be Reflected. Arithmeticks
Quote: "Blessing breeze, blow in energy! Cure3!"
(Cure 2)
10 4 2 20 180
White Magick that soothes injuries, restoring HP.
Can be Reflected. Arithmeticks
Quote: "Life's refreshing breeze, heal from the sky! Cure2!"
Confuse 14 4 1 Now 200
A spellblade technique that causes the target to lose their rational nature and perform random actions.
Effect: Confuse
*Quote: "Infuse a bug's mind into the soul! Confuse!"
Sleep 20 4 1 Now 170
A spellblade technique that disrupts circadian rhythms, sending the targets into immediate slumber.
Effect: Sleep
*Quote: "Follow the spirit and forget about time! Sleep!"
Drain 12 4 1 Now 180
A spellblade technique that absorbs the target's HP even as it restores the user's.
*Quote: "Under the name spirits, share all strength we have! Drain!"
Silence 16 4 1 Now 90
A spellblade technique that robs the target of speech, rendering them unable to cast spells.
Effect: Silence
*Quote: "No more casting of spells... Silence!"
(Don't Act)
14 4 1 Now 50
A spellblade technique that curtails the body's freedom, preventing the target from taking action.
Effect: Disable
*Quote: "No more wishful thinking, no more acts! Don't Act!"
(Raise 2)
20 4 1 10 500
White Magick to fetch a warrior from the brink of death and fully restore HP as well.
Can be Reflected. Arithmeticks
Removes: KO
Quote: "Spirits of life, give a new life to the soul! Raise2!"
Esuna 18 3 2 34 280
White Magick that removes negative status effects.
Can be Reflected. Arithmeticks
Removes: Stone, Blind, Confuse, Silence, Berserk, Toad, Poison, Sleep, Immobilize, Disable
Quote: "Heavenly wind, carry us to a fountain of power! Esuna!"

Reaction abilities[]

Name Description Trigger JP Needed
Counter Tackle Counterattack with a tackle. Physical Attack 180

Support abilities[]

Name Description JP Needed
Equip Axes Equip axes, regardless of job. 170
(Monster Skill)
Adds an ability to all monsters in neighboring tiles with an elevation difference of 3h or less. 200
Defend Defend oneself against an attack. Adds the Defend command. 50
JP Boost
(Gained JP Up)
Increase the amount of JP earned in battle. 250

Movement abilities[]

Name Description JP Needed
Move +1 Increase Move by 1. 200


A celebrant or officiant is the leader of a liturgy or ceremony who is empowered to perform it.