Feast of the Holy Archangels: Michael, Gabriel and Raphael —

https://m.youtube.com/watch?list=RD4wp4Ri5gwuc&v=1n2giWjdiVI&ebc=ANyPxKpWP58adkC9Cly5415R6b01wu_BZXi1LDZaNIkpYo-u-dj9kdM7-ZaAj5J4pJcGlvFyUACjOmYFzvLAT1s1jKB5Rw5KoQ “You should be aware that the word “angel” denotes a function rather than a nature. Those holy spirits of heaven have indeed always been spirits. They can only be called angels when they deliver some message. Moreover, those who deliver messages of lesser importance are called angels; and those who proclaim messages of supreme [...]

Saint of the day – Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Sts. Michael, Gabriel and Raphael Feast Day: Tuesday, September 29, 2015 Readings Angels—messengers from God—appear frequently in Scripture, but only Michael, Gabriel and Raphael are named. Michael appears in Daniel's vision as "the great prince" who defends Israel against its enemies; in the Book of Revelation, he leads God's armies to final victory over the [...]