HIGH PRIEST OR POPE
Ruled By Taurus
Hierophant - High Priest or Pope is the male counterpart
of the High Priestess (card II) But whereas she is
concerned with intuitive wisdom, The Hierophant is more
connected with concept of moral law. The title of the card
originates from Ancient Greece and merely means
priest' This card, like the Emperor is connected with
fatherhood. This time, though, the power is not worldly
but spiritual. The triple cross and three tiered crown
featured in the card represents the divine, intellectual
and physical worlds. In Christian terms they show the
trinity of Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
Meaning: The Hierophant symbolizes a wise and capable
advisor, forgiveness and comfort, the influence of
establishes faith and the power of the conscious mind. The
Hierophant could represent a teacher and rules to get
along by. The cards following could offer advice.
Reversed meaning: Bad advice, be wilderment and confusion.
A crises of faith and disorderly conduct. More positively,
making one's own rules without reference to what has gone