Vow of Silence is a Miracle in Dark Souls 3. To cast a miracle, you must use a Talisman or Special Weapons that can cast miracles.

Vow of Silence

Spell Type


FP CostFocus Cost 35
Slots UsedSlots Used 2
Requirements 30 Faith



Miracle of the Sable Church of Londor.

Prevents spells in the vicinity, including one's own.

Members of the Sable Church are all trained swordsmen, each sworn only to their weapons as they bear the leaden silence of Londor.

Acquired From



  • Works on enemies with any sort of projectile magic attacks, and can even trivialize some bosses like Aldrich, Devourer of Gods as it disables his arrow rain attack, magic orbs and magic spears. However, it only lasts 15 seconds so the player has to constantly keep up with the spell.
  • Range can be increased by Sacred Chime of Filianore.
  • It disables the ability to use your spells too.
  • Reveals Mimics and the Londor Assassin in the Church of Yorshka.
  • Does not appear to be affected by the Lingering Dragon Crest Ring.


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    • 28 Mar 2018 07:09  

      Probably has been said, but this has great range with Filianore's chime. I can confirm that this works on the Crystal sage, Aldrich, deacons of the deep, lorian and lothric (though his wrath of the Gods resurrection spell and teleportation will still cast his other support miracles will not), and Gravetender's snap freeze attempts. Have not tested on Oceiros or gael, but I assume it would have an effect. I just wish it lasted longer. Will continue testing.

      • Anonymous

        26 Feb 2018 15:36  

        This miracle is actually a story allined with Velka Goddess of sin. For example, the lore in DS1 goes:

        “Secret rite of the black-haired witch Velka. Prevents casting of magic within effect area.
        Velka, the Goddess of Sin, is a rogue deity, but she is versed in arts both new and old, and is considered to have a great range of influence even as gods are concerned.“

        I wonder if the Sable Churches origion is with Velka rather then Kaath. Tis something to consider nevertheless.

        • Anonymous

          09 Nov 2017 09:10  

          In duels enjoy trying to roll catch casters and being blasted in the face while recasting this, isn't projectile gang ( one Pyro, one mage or hexer and one cleric with healing spells, while pyromancer also has warmth) more scarier?

          • Anonymous

            18 Sep 2017 08:15  

            It should last the minimum amount of 45-60 sec and the effect to stay in the area and not in the player so the respawning mages would still have to use a sword and learn their place. Idiots always css.

            • Anonymous

              17 Sep 2017 07:46  

              This Spell was recommended to me the first time i played DS3 just before Aldrich, killed him first try no hits.

              • Anonymous

                06 Aug 2017 09:00  

                "Works on enemies with any sort of projectile magic attacks, and can even trivialize some bosses like Aldrich, Devourer of Gods as it disables his arrow rain attack, magic orbs and magic spears."

                Good luck with that. If you cast it after he's already started casting, it won't cancel it out. With aldrich going under the floor it's hard to time it so it goes off after he comes up, but before he casts. It's not so simple as this wiki makes it out to be.

                • Anonymous

                  14 Jul 2017 20:56  

                  I got so much salt for using this in the arena last night.
                  One dude pointed down the entire match and another dude stopped playing lol.
                  Well, if casters did something other than sit in the corner and sneak attack I wouldn't use this.

                  Moral of the story. If you're tired of casters, utilize this and put pressure on them.

                  • Anonymous

                    14 Jul 2017 11:25  

                    Anyone know if this silences allies? I'm not trying to ***** over any random faith/int builds that summon me in.

                    • Anonymous

                      13 Jun 2017 08:01  

                      I realize it says in the info that the spell works on any sort of projectile, but i want to know if it stops Lothric's magic because i don't want to test it and look like an idiot if it doesn't. I know it doesn't stop the teleporting, but what about the magic in phase 2?

                      • Anonymous

                        07 Jun 2017 17:43  

                        Melee Faith builds in Arena should honestly utilize this more. Because brawls always come down to whoever has a damaging caster is going to win. This however will change that.

                        • Anonymous

                          31 May 2017 15:56  

                          got salty hatemail during a noob sorcerer he said he was going to report me to Fromsoft never laughed so hard

                          • Anonymous

                            29 Apr 2017 07:54  

                            This is fun in group PvP. Nothing like setting that up when you're against double casters and watching them cry after they lose.

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