Word of the Day: Hierophant

Since receiving a Word A Day Calendar, I've decided to write a short something including my new word each day.


1.  (in ancient Greece) an official expounder of rites of worship and sacrifice.

2.  any interpreter of sacred mysteries or esoteric principles; mystagogue.


Mulder is a hierophant of unexplained phenomena.  Scully is a hierophant of Mulder