Tonight’s blog is all about Angels and how the Angelic realm is such an important help to humanity. For those who’ve seen the miracle videos on YouTube, they will know how protective they are of the human race and the divine intervention they have been known to provide. Some blessed few of us have been witness to their divine intervention. Regardless of religion or an individuals belief system, stories and sightings of Angels are a part of our history of divinely orchestrated divine intervention.
Archangels are very powerful spiritual beings that have captured our attention for centuries. Arch means ruling, or chief in Greek. Some religious texts refer to an Archangel as being at a high level in the celestial hierarchy. While the exact number of archangels is unknown, many traditions and faiths reference in total, seven Archangels.
The book of Enoch was explicitly quoted in the New Testament and by many of the early Church Fathers. Further to this, the Ethiopian Orthodox Church to this day recognizes the book of Enoch as valid.
Various other systems and as such, some astrologers, associate each Archangel with one of the traditional seven luminaries: The Moon, Mercury, Venus, the Sun, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn.
Archangels have great abilities as healers and guides, intervening and assistance in many of life’s most difficult and challenging situations. Continue on to learn about seven well known Archangels and the spiritual services they offer to humanity.
Archangel Michael, whose name means ‘He who is as God’, is most often regarded as the Angel of protection and the most powerful of all the Angelic beings. He is a leader within the Angelic realm and the Angel of righteousness, mercy and justice. As such, scriptural artwork depicts him as a warrior like spiritual being, most often carrying a sword which symbolizes protection in warfare.
Archangel Michael assists in situations where you may be feeling afraid, confused or concerned for your safety. He helps to release fear and doubt, supports us in making life changes and is often said to work closely with those who perform healing work or provide spiritual teachings.
Additional areas where Archangel Michael can be of assistance include:
• All aspects of life purpose,
• Space clearing,
• Worthiness and self-esteem.
Archangel Raphael, whose name means ‘God heals’, is the Archangel costly doing to be linked to physical and emotional healing.
Archangel Raphael not only helps in healing individuals, but also helps healers in their healing practice! He can help reduce addictions and cravings and is a powerful force in healing other injuries and illnesses, with cures often occurring instantaneously.
Archangel Raphael restores and maintains harmony and peace in stressful situations. He is also the patron of travelers, watching over them to ensure a safe and harmonious journey.
Working in alongside Archangel Michael, Archangel Raphael helps to clear away fears and stress which may be adversely affecting your health. Interceding on your behalf, they’re always watching over you for your healing and protection.
Archangel Gabriel’s name means ‘God is my strength’. One of the two archangels specifically named in the Bible in both the Old and New Testament, she is often portrayed as holding a trumpet and is the only female Archangel known to humanity.
She is the patron of communications and is the messenger angel, conveying as a messenger of God. She helps writers, teachers, journalists and artists to convey their message, to find the hidden motivation and confidence, and to unleash their skills!
She also assists in overcoming issues of fear and procrastination in communications, as well as in all areas related to children, helping during conception, pregnancy, childbirth and child rearing.
The patron of artists, Archangel Jophiel’s name means ‘beauty of God’. She helps us to see and maintain beauty in all areas of life, supports and assists us in thinking beautiful thoughts and in staying in a positive mindset and in creating and manifesting beauty in our surroundings and in our hearts.
Archangel Jophiel watches over the inner artist and supports us in creating beautiful art, assists us in slowing down and bringing calm back into our lives, and heals in regards to negativity and chaos. She helps to tame our ego and keeps us grounded and brings order to chaotic situations.
When seeking wisdom or a shift in perspective, Archangel Jophiel is the Archangel to call upon to uplift you and help you see things from a different, brighter point of view.
The patron of animals and of the environment, Archangel Ariel’s name means ‘lion or lioness of God’.
Her role is to protect Mother Earth, its natural resources, ecosystems and all wild life and is always available with support and guidance for any situations that involve environmentalism and protection, healing, rejuvenating, and maintaining our own environment.
Archangel Ariel assists in healing injured animals working closely with Archangel Raphael in such endeavors. It is believed she also works in overseeing the order of the physical universe including the planets, the sun, the moon and the stars.
When seeking to learn more about nature or to connect more deeply with Mother Nature, she assists in providing insights and opportunities to expand your awareness and experiences.
Given Archangel Ariel is watching over the earth’s natural resources, she can also be especially helpful in ensuring your needs for food, water, shelter and other supplies are met.
Archangel Azrael’s name means ‘whom God helps’ and he is often referred to as the ‘Angel of Death’.
Azrael meets the soul of a person and helps them in the transition of physical death in addition to helping newly crossed over souls in adjustment. He also helps loved ones who are still on the earth plane in dealing with their grief and processing the loss of their loved ones, offering comfort.
Archangel Azrael helps ministers and spiritual teachers from all belief systems in their spiritual counseling and assists grief counselors to shield themselves from absorbing their clients’ pain and in guiding their words and actions.
This archangel assists in all types of transitions that correlate to endings. He also helps with transitions relating to relationships, career, addictions and the like, helping us to navigate as smoothly as possible through life’s transitions.
Archangel Chamuel’s name means ‘he who sees God’. This Archangel has been called by many names throughout history and therefore is sometimes confused with other Angels. His mission is to bring peace to the world and as such, he protects the world from fear and lower vibrating and negative energies. He is believed to have all knowing vision seeing the interconnectedness between all of creation.
Archangel Chamuel assists us in finding the strength and courage to face adversity when it seems that we have none. He’s the restorer of our fighting spirit. He can also help to find items that are lost, to find important parts of our lives such as life purpose, a love relationship, a new job, and supportive friendships, and to find solutions to our problems. Lastly, Archangel Chamuel also helps to heal anxiety, bring peace, and to repair relationships as well as misunderstandings.
Various religions, cultures and belief systems have named Archangels in addition to the seven listed above, each with their own unique focus and assistance to humanity.
Angels are a fascinating aspect of our history and of our culture. Whether you believe in Angels or are a skeptic, your Archangel can assist you whenever you call upon them. Angels are an extension of God, assisting us while carrying our prayers and messages back to The Source. They understand your life’s mission and destiny, and they want to help you to accomplish it.