Are you the mediator or one of the two congregates ?. The Hierophant is in essence not working on his own behalf, apart from the fact that he might be a believer and as such his work fulfils his desire, to serve what he mediates. So he is a servant, even though a high ranking one in society.
He is a person who brings people in contact with that which is deemed true & holy. At his feet are two keys giving access to what, heaven and salvation ? Or acceptance into the group, once you have pledged your belief to the holiness in question. On a more worldly level the card represents the teacher and the student, it could be time to be either one or the other.
Prediction: Now may be the time for surrender to something greater. It could be to God, but also to the morale and rules of society, or a group which represents the truth for you. On the other hand, you might be in a situation where you have the means to help people connect with something higher.
Keywords: Service of the higher, The search for or help with salvation, Teach or learn, Choice of direction, Inner and outer, To comply with social standards, Orthodoxy.
©2017 Jan Kirk (text only)