Novitiates draw quiet strength from their belief in a greater power. They do not necessarily have ties to a specific religion or denomination-their faith is enough. Some novitiates are lay clergy, counselors, motivational speakers, social workers, or any other position involved with helping people who have lost hope and faith.
Prerequisite: Wisdom 10.
Skills: Choose three of the following skills as permanent class skills. If a skill you select is already a class skill, you receive a +1 competence bonus on checks using that skill. Concentration, Craft (writing), Decipher Script, Diplomacy, Knowledge (arcane lore, art, behavioral sciences, history, or theology and philosophy), Sense Motive.
Bonus Feat: Select either: Divine Heritage or Magical Affinity.
Wealth Bonus: +2.