Gen 16 and 17 – appear like men; came to do God’s work

Psalm 91:11 – are set in charge over you to guard you

Mark 1:13 - ministered to Jesus

Luke 22:43 – An angel from heaven appeared to him and strengthened him.”

Luke / Matthew – messengers around the Christmas story

Gospels – appear and provide information at resurrection; rolled stone away

Luke 16:22 – take believers at death

Angels 10:3,7 – Angel gives information to Cornelius

Acts 12 – Angel sets Peter free

Acts 27:23 – Angel stood by Paul one night and spoke to him

Hebrews 13:2 – Some people have dealt with angels and not known it


1 Peter 3:22 – Angels, authorities, powers

Colossians 1:16 – Christ created invisible thrones, powers, rulers and authorities

Ephesians 1:21 – Upon His resurrection Christ was seated in the heavenly realms “far above all rule and authority, power and dominion, and every title that can be   given. . .”

Ezekiel 1 and 2 – Cherubim (Rev. 4 – “living ones” or “living creatures”)

Exodus 25,26, 36,37; 1 Kings 6,7,8 – Cherubim where carved into wood, molded into gold and sewn into material

                        Psalm 80:1 – “You (God) who sit enthroned between the cherubim”

                        Psalm 99:1 – “The Lord reigns, let the nations tremble; he sits enthroned between the cherubim, let the earth shake.”

Isaiah 6:2 – Seraphim

Daniel 9:20-27; chapter 10 – Gabriel teaches and brings messages; a messenger angel

Daniel 10:13; 12:1 – Michael is an arch angel, prince of Israel and a Warrior angel


Job 4:18 “If God places no trust in his servants, if he charges his angels with error, . .

2 Peter 2:4 “For if God did not spare angels when they sinned, but sent them to hell, putting them into gloomy dungeons to be held for judgment. . .”

Jude 6 “Angles who did not keep their positions of authority but abandoned their own home – these he has kept in darkness, bound with everlasting chains for judgment on the great Day.”


Evil Angels

Psalm 68:49 “He unleashed against them his hot anger, his wrath, indignation and hostility – a band of destroying (“evil” KJ) angels.”

Mt 25:41 – “eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels.”

2 Corinthians 11:14 – “For Satan himself masquerades as an angel of light.”

Daniel 10:13, 20 – Prince of Persia and the Prince of Greece