* The battle of the sexes
* Sexual tension
* Creative breakthroughs
* Conflict and mediation in friendships
* Differences of style or taste
* Brought together by what we don't like
* Different styles of relating
* Scathing criticism or reviews
* Philosophical, theological, or spiritual differences in relationships
* Getting blindsided by someone you love or care about..an unexpected attack or harsh words/criticism
* Religious divisions or sects
* Ceremonies and athletics, the Olympics! (Venus = ceremonies, and Mars = athletics!)
* Courtship, dating, and the question of who has more power over who...
* Desire, appetite, and lifestyle training
* Artistic statements that drive home a message or point
* Making peace or negotiating something positively with an opponent
These and other Mars/Venus tensions are very much on the table today!
Prayer: Teach us to see the divine in this lovers quarrel.