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Holy orders

Iberian Catholic nations and Andalusian Islamic nations can create holy orders.

Establishing a holy order in a state costs 50 administrative, diplomatic or military power and gives +1 corresponding development to each province in the state and a unique permanent modifier depending on the order. Catholics and Muslims have different holy orders available, but they work similarly. Each state can have only one holy order.

Catholic ordersEdit

Order Type Effects Notes
 
Jesuits
Among the dedicated Christian evangelists, the missionaries of the Society of Jesus are determined to spread the word of God to the four corners of the world.
 
  •   +1.5% local missionary strength
  •   −10% local construction cost
 
Dominicans
The Dominican Order are firm advocates for the natural rights of all mankind. Abhorring slavery and mistreatment, they seek to change the world through compassionate deeds.
    −30% culture conversion cost Replaces   slaves trade good in the state with a new trade good.
 
Franciscans
The successors of Saint Francis of Assisi seek to implore the faithful to righteous acts through example. To those not of the faith they are strict disciplinarians who will do what is necessary to impose God's law.
 
  •   −1 local unrest
  •   −0.05 monthly devastation

Muslim ordersEdit

Order Type Effects Notes
 
Shadhili
A Sufi order founded in Morocco, focusing on intellectual pursuits, such as literature and poetry.
 
  •   +1.5% local missionary strength
  •   +10% institution spread
Move 2 towards Mysticism for every province in the state.
 
Qadiri
Originally founded in Iran, the Quadiri Order is one of the branches of Sufism, encompassing a variety of different interpretations around the world.
 
  •   −30% culture conversion cost
  •   −10% local construction cost
Move 2 towards Mysticism for every province in the state.
 
Aissawa
A younger branch of Sufism whose heritage of psalms and prayers developed into rituals featuring music and dance.
 
  •   −1 local unrest
  •   −0.05 monthly devastation
Move 2 towards Mysticism for every province in the state.