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Are Channel Divinity powers not usable in antimagic fields?

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As per a Jeremy Crawford tweet:

Channel Divinity creates magical effects (stated in both the cleric and the paladin). [...]

From the PHB:

At 2nd level, you gain the ability to channel divine energy directly from your deity, using that energy to fuel magical effects.

So they would not work inside an antimagic field which states:

Spells and other magical effects, except those created by an artifact or a deity, are suppressed in the sphere and can't protrude into it.

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  • \$\begingroup\$ Crawford, surprisingly, actually explains how he reaches that conclusion: the description of Channel Divinity says so outright. "At 2nd level, you gain the ability to channel divine energy directly from your deity, using that energy to fuel magical effects." \$\endgroup\$ – Mark Wells Jan 12 at 0:08
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    \$\begingroup\$ @Medix2, thanks. Good addition too. \$\endgroup\$ – Steve Jan 12 at 0:47
  • \$\begingroup\$ I've edited the quote to reflect what the tweet actually says. \$\endgroup\$ – V2Blast Jan 12 at 5:28
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    \$\begingroup\$ Per Antimagic field "...spells and magical effects, except those created by an artifact or deity...." Per Channel divinity "....to channel divine energy directly from your deity, using that energy to fuel magical effects." Thus my confusion. \$\endgroup\$ – Vittorio Carano Jan 12 at 7:34

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