Enchantment Protection

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If my creature has protection from enchantments, does that mean I can't enchant it either? Or is it only enchantments from my opponent?
All enchantments.  If it meant "Protection from enchantments you control", it would say so.

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All enchantments.


So are you saying I wouldn't be able use Giant Growth or any other card to make it stronger?////
All enchantments.


So are you saying I wouldn't be able use Giant Growth or any other card to make it stronger?////



Giant Growth is not an enchantment.  You couldn't put Holy Strength on the it though.
Protection from enchantments also prevents the damage from Pestilence/Pyrohemia, the creature cannot be targeted by Cradle of Vitality and such and cannot be blocked by Lucent Liminid or any creature at all if Enchanted Evening is out.

Enchantment is a card type. "Protection from Enchantments" means protection against game objects that have the type 'enchantment'. All damage from enchantment sources is prevented, it can't have auras ('enchant {something}') attached to it, it can't be blocked by enchantment creatures, and can't be target of aura spells or abilities from enchantment sources.



Pacifism, Oblivion Ring, Armored Ascension, Still Life, Lucent Liminid, Pyrohemia are all enchantments. Giant Growth isn't.

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