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.

noun

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