Results from Tag: 'angels'
“The angels surround Christ their Lord. They serve him especially in the accomplishment of his saving mission to men.” [CCC 351]
“The Church venerates the angels who help her on her earthly pilgrimage and protect every human being.” [CCC 352]
“From its beginning until death, human life is surrounded by their watchful care and intercession. ‘Beside each believer stands an angel as protector and shepherd leading him to life.’” [CCC 336]
“Then war broke out in heaven; Michael and his angels battled against the dragon. The dragon and its angels fought back, but they did not prevail and there was no longer any place for them in heaven.” —Revelation 12:7–8
The archangel St. Gabriel is honored on Sept. 29 along with two other archangels: St. Michael and St. Raphael.