You draw upon your channel energy to enhance the protective ability of your shield and those of allies while they are adjacent to you.
Prerequisites: Channel energy 3d6, proficiency with a shield.
Benefit: As a swift action, you can spend a use of your channel energy to grant yourself a +2 deflection bonus while using a shield. This bonus lasts 1 minute per cleric level or effective cleric level. While you benefit from this bonus, allies with shields also gain a +2 deflection bonus while they are adjacent to you.