Archangels are powerful spiritual helpers who offer us the opportunity to realize our own creative power and transform our lives. Archangels are meant to help guide us, protect us, and encourage us on our spiritual journeys. And, they can certainly comfort us during the challenging times…
There are so many angels out there in our amazing universe. All angels can be of great help for both spiritual growth and support in your day-to-day life. Archangels are higher angels with greater responsibilities who watch over larger areas and groups of people – they are, if you like, over-arching angels, hence archangels. Most people are familiar with Archangel Michael and Archangel Raphael. There are many more archangels. Here a just a few…
Ariel’s name means ‘Lion or lioness of God’ and this archangel is associated with lions and animals. Ariel is involved with healing and protecting nature and that includes the animals, fish and birds, especially the wild ones. Environmentalism. Patron Angel of Wild Animals.
Azrael’s name means ‘Whom God helps’. Azrael’s role is primarily to cross people over to heaven at the time of physical death. Azrael comforts people prior to their physical death, ensures they do not suffer during death, and helps them to assimilate on the other side. Call upon Azrael for support and comfort. Grief Counseling. Assists Newly Crossed Over Soul. Compassion, peace, transition and comfort. Patron Angel of the Clergy.
Chamuel’ name means “He who sees God’ or ‘He who seeks God’. Chamuel is a powerful healer leader in the angelic hierarchy known as the ‘Powers’ who protect the world from fearful and lower energies. Call upon Chamuel for comfort, protection, and intervention in world events. Love, tolerance, gratitude. Call upon Chamuel if you need to find items, soulmate, etc… unconditional love and strengthens relationships. Patron Angel of all who love God.
Gabriel’s name means ‘God is my strength. Gabriel is the Angel of child conception or the process of adopting a child. This archangel also helps anyone whose life purpose involves art or communication. Defender of the Element of Water and of the West. The Angel of resurrection, mercy and peace and benefactor of ” messengers”. Purity, rebirth, creativity, prophecy, purifying your thoughts, body and emotions.Communication & the Arts. Patron Angel of all who work in the field of communications. postal workers, and clergy.
Haniel’s name means ‘Glory of God’ Haniel helps us to recover lost secrets of natural healing remedies. Haniel also helps us enjoy more grace in our lives. Call upon Haniel to add beauty, harmony, and the company of wonderful friends to your life. Moon energy, clairvoyance and grace.
Jeremiel’s name means ‘Mercy of God’ In addition to being an archangel of prophetic vision’s, Jeremiel helps newly-crossed over souls to review their lives. He helps those still living to take an inventory of their life, to be able to make positive adjustments. Visions, life review and psychic dreams.
Jophiel’s name means ‘Beauty of God’. Jophiel helps us to think beautiful thoughts and to therefore create, manifest, and attract more beauty into our lives. Illumination, wisdom and perception. Thoughts of beauty and love. Patron Angel of Artists.
Metatron is a fiery, energetic angel who has a special place in his heart for children, especially those who are spiritually gifted. After the Exodus, Metatron led the children of Israel through the wilderness and onto safety. He continues to lead children today, both on earth and in heaven. Unity, education and truth. Children Issues. Owning your own power. Patron Angel of Small Children.
Michael’s name means ‘He who is like God’ or ‘He who looks like God’ His chief function is to rid the earth and its inhabitants of the toxins associated with fear. Michael gives guidance and direction for people who need help or assistance in their life’s purpose or career path … to clarify or to make changes. Defender of the Element of Fire and of the South. Leader of the Archangels, he is the Angel of protection, justice & strength. Protection, courage, power and strength. Archangel Michael gives you protection, and encourages you to make life changes that are required for your spiritual growth.If your space needs clearing call upon Archangel Michael. Patron Angel of Law Enforcement and the Military
Raguel’s name means ‘Friend of God’ His chief role in heaven is to oversee all of the other archangels and angels, to ensure that they’re all working together in a harmonious and orderly fashion, according to Divine order and will. If you need help in creating harmony and resolving conflicts, call upon Raguel.
Raphael’s name means ‘God heals’ or ‘God has healed’ based upon the Hebrew word, Rapha, which means ‘doctor’ or ‘healer’ Raphael is a powerful healer of physical bodies, both for humans and animals. Defender of the Element of Air and of the East. He is the Angel of Love, Joy and Laughter, custodian of the Tree of Life and of Healing Powers. He helps you heal your mind, thoughts, body, and soul. Those suffering from addictions would benefit asking Archangel Raphael for assistance. Patron Angel of all those in the field of Medicine.
Raziel’s name means ‘secret of God’ because he works so closely with God that he knows all of the secrets of the universe, and how it operates. Raziel can help you too understand esoteric material and increase your ability to see, hear, know and feel Divine guidance. Alchemy, divine magic and manifesting. Patron Angel of Law Makers and Lawyers.
Sandalphon’s name means ‘brother’ in Greek, a reference to his twin brother, the archangel Metatron. The twins are the only archangels in heaven who were originally mortal men. Sandalphon’s chief role is to carry human prayers to God, so they may be answered. Patron Angel of music.
Uriel’s name means ‘God is light’ ‘Gods light’ or ‘Fire of God’ because he illuminates situations and gives prophetic information and warnings. Perhaps because of his connection to Noah, and the weather elements of thunder and lightning, Uriel is considered an archangel who helps us with natural disaster. Call upon archangel Uriel to avert such events, or to heal and recover in their aftermath. Defender of the element of earth and of the north. Angel of nature, visions and instruction and the custodian of prophecy. Peace & ministration, spiritual understanding, students with their test and studies and problem solving. A patron angel of literature and music.
Zadkiel’s name means ‘The righteousness of God’ Zadkiel can help you hold mercy and compassion towards yourself and others, and let go of judgements and unforgivingness.To forgive yourself or someone else, ask Zadkiel for help. He is the Archangel of invocation, transformation. Angel of freedom, benevolence, mercy, and the patron Patron Angel of all who forgive.
These are the most popular Archangels.
*Gabriel, Michael, Raphael, Uriel, Metatron, Jeremiel, Azrael, Jophiel, Chamuel, Zadkiel, Raziel, Raguel, Ariel, Sadalphon, Haniel and some of the Divine counterparts are: Faith, Christine, Charity, Hope, Mother Mary, Aurora, Amethyst