ANGELS watching over me my Lord.
There are multitudes of angels of all types, and they are all sent forth as ministering spirits on our behalf; Heb. 1:14
-There are Archangels – Jude 9
-There are Seraphims – Isa. 6:2
-There are Cherubs – Gen. 3:24
-From Col. 1:16 there are also: Thrones, Dominions, Powers, and Principalities.
-From Eph. 6:12 there are: Principalities, Powers, Rulers, and Spirits.
-There are Watchers- Dan. 4:13,17,23 These are sentinels
-There are strange creatures found in Ezek. 1:5-14, and Rev. 4:6-9. They were full of eyes front and back, had six wings, four faces, and legs like calves. Each face was different as in the face of a man, lion, ox, and eagle.
-There are also Guardian Angels – Matt. 18:10.
-1/3rd of the angels were deceived and followed Satan; Rev. 12:4.
-Angels stirred waters for people to get healed; Jn. 5:4
-Angels are powerful. One angel killed 185,000 troops in one night;
II Kgs. 19:35
-Angels are intelligent knowing all earthly things; II Sam. 14:20
-Angels ministered to Jesus after his temptation; Mt. 4:11
-Jesus could have called for 72,000 angels while on the cross; Mt. 26:53
- Many times we entertain angels unaware; Heb. 13:2
- There are three angels mentioned by name in scripture: Lucifer, Michael, and Gabriel
- Many fallen angels are already chained in hell; II Pet. 2:4, Jude 6.
- Lucifer, who became Satan will first go to hell; Isa. 14:15, Rev. 20:1-3, And end up in the lake of fire; Rev. 20:10
And The Angel of the Lord is a special angel in a class of his own. He is none other than the Lord Jesus Christ. Gen. 18:22; 21:17; 22:11; 31:11; Ex. 3:2; Num. 22:22; Jg. 2:4; 6:12; 13:3; I Kg. 19:7; II Kg. 1:3
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