|Detail of Gabriel from Pinturicchio’s The Annunciation (1501)|
|Archangel, Angel of Revelation|
|Venerated in||Judaism All Christian denominations which venerate saints Islam And Others|
The named archangels in Islam are Jibrael, Mikael, Israfil, and Azrael. Jewish literature, such as the Book of Enoch, also mentions Metatron as an archangel, called the “highest of the angels “, though the acceptance of this angel is not canonical in all branches of the faith.
Sanctus Chamuel , stained-glass window at St Michael’s Church, Brighton, England. Camael, also spelled Khamuel, Camiel, Cameel and Camniel, is the archangel of strength, courage and war in Christian and Jewish mythology and angelology.
Barachiel is an archangel known as the angel of blessings and this angel is also the chief of all of the guardian angels. Barachiel (who is also often known as “Barakiel”) means ” God’s blessings.” Other spellings include Barchiel, Baraqiel, Barkiel, Barbiel, Barakel, Baraqel, Pachriel, and Varachiel.
Mentioned in Isaiah 6:1–7, Seraphim are the highest angelic class and they serve as the caretakers of God’s throne and continuously shout praises: “Holy, holy, holy is the Lord of hosts; the whole earth is full of His glory!”
Therefore, the first creation by God was the supreme archangel followed by other archangels , who are identified with lower Intellects.
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The idea of seven archangels is most explicitly stated in the deuterocanonical Book of Tobit when Raphael reveals himself, declaring: “I am Raphael, one of the seven angels who stand in the glorious presence of the Lord, ready to serve him.” (Tobit 12:15) The other two angels mentioned by name in the Bible are
Very few angels are given names in the Bible, and when they are, it is a name that points to the power of God and not the angel itself. Gabriel, whose name means “God is my strength,” appears in the Gospel of Luke, bringing the good news to the Virgin Mary that she will bear the Christ.
Ramiel is the archangel of hope , and he is credited with two tasks: he is responsible for divine visions, and he guides the souls of the faithful into Heaven.
It is believed that Israfil will blow the trumpet from a holy rock in Jerusalem to announce the Day of Resurrection. He is commonly thought of as the counterpart of the Judeo-Christian archangel Raphael .
Zadkiel is associated with the color violet. In iconography, he is often depicted holding a knife or dagger. In Jewish mysticism and Western ritual magic, Zadkiel is associated with the planet Jupiter. The angel’s position in the Sephirot is fourth, which corresponds to mercy.
In kabbalistic and Christian angelology, Sachiel is an archangel of the order of cherubim. The meaning of his name is given as “the covering of God”.
List of angels in theology
|Azazel||Christianity, Islam , Judaism, Yazdânism||Archangel, fallen angel|
|Azrael||Islam , Judaism||Archangel, Angel of Death|
|Barachiel||Christianity||Archangel, chief of the guardian angels|
A guardian angel is a type of angel that is assigned to protect and guide a particular person, group or nation. Belief in tutelary beings can be traced throughout all antiquity. The idea of angels that guard over people played a major role in Ancient Judaism.