Angels Sentence Examples
The good god created angels only.
Say your prayers angels, here comes the boogie man down the road!
Angels almost made sense.
As if we who are judges of angels are not to give sentence on earthly things..
This serves Duns Scotus as the most universal basis of existence, all angels having material bodies.Advertisement
You couldn't take us all, and I'm certain I'd be the one who's left behind. Humans take priority to you angels. No, sweetmeats, I won't help you escape.
The angels are infinitely numerous20.
Saints and angels are highly revered, if not adored, but graven images are forbidden.
The angels supporting the world withdraw themselves from their burden, and everything falls in ruins.
The National Gallery, London, contains two remarkably fine specimens of Francia, once combined together as principal picture and lunette, - the "Virgin" and "Child and St Anna" enthroned, surrounded by saints, and (in the lunette) the "Pieta," or lamentation of angels over the dead Saviour.Advertisement
These Seven, then, are in most systems half-evil, half-hostile powers; they are frequently characterized as " angels," and are reckoned as the last and lowest emanations of the Godhead; below them - and frequently considered as derived from them - comes the world of the actually devilish powers.
It was characterized by a main belief, tending towards monotheism, in the Light-deity Ahuramazda and his satellites, who appeared in contrast with him as powers of the nature of angels.
Thus the " Helena " of the Simoniani descends to this world in order by means of her beauty to provoke to sensual passion and mutual strife the angels who rule the world, and thus again to deprive them of the powers of light, stolen from heaven, by means of which they rule over the world.
In all these accounts the idea is expressed that so far as his body is concerned man is the work of the angels who created the world.
The world is represented as an orderly structure of various heavens and various earths, which is borne and supported by the aeons, the angels of light.Advertisement
The prayers are addressed to the God of light, to the whole kingdom of light, to the glorious angels, and to Mani himself, who is apostrophized in them as "the great tree, which is all salvation."
Whether the Hebrew names of angels came to him direct from the Jews or not we cannot tell, but they were, as the Greek magical papyri prove, widely diffused among the Gentiles long before his age.
In the Catholic Apostolic Church ("Irvingites") confirmation is called "sealing," and is administered by the "angels."
Besides the silver altar it contains many fine works of sculpture; the chief are the monument of Cino da Pistoia, lawyer and poet, Dante's contemporary (1337), by Cellino di Nese, surrounded by his scholars, and Verrocchio's finest work in marble, the monument to Cardinal Forteguerra (1474), with a large figure of Christ, surrounded by angels, in high relief.
The church of St Michael and All Angels is mainly Perpendicular, but the tower (formerly central) and the portion west of it are Norman.Advertisement
Men are the result of a primal war in heaven, when hosts of angels incited by Satan or Lucifer to revolt were driven out, and were imprisoned in terrestrial bodies created for them by the adversary.
After a reference to their descent from Abraham and their sojourn in Egypt, Aristides praises them for their worship of the one God, the Almighty Creator; but blames them as worshipping angels, and observing "sabbaths and new moons, and the unleavened bread, and the great fast, and circumcision, and cleanness of meats."
Here and there Mahomet speaks of visions, and appears even to see angels before him in bodily form.
He taught that the world had been made by angels, from one of whom, the god of the Jews, the people of Israel had received their Law, which was not perfect.
He then passed away into the wilderness, where He was tempted by Satan and fed by angels.Advertisement
Subordinate supernatural beings (angels and demons), though of course accepted as real, are ignored as having no importance for life.
In the Uffizi gallery, an altarpiece, the Virgin (life-sized) enthroned, with the Infant and twelve angels.
Man stands midway between the souls of plants and the souls of stars, who are angels.
The first book opens with the mysteries of God and the angels, and then passes on to the works of the six days and the creation of man.
The headsman's axe proved more fatal, and the martyr's body was borne by angels to Mount Sinai, where Justinian I.
The recumbent effigies and decorative details of these tombs are very beautiful, but the smaller figures of angels, saints and virtues are rather clumsy in proportion.
Lenthall and Manchester, the speaker of the Lords, headed the fugitive members at the review on Hounslow Heath on the 3rd of August, being received by the soldiers "as so many angels sent from heaven for their good."
While stationed at Amiens he divided his cloak with a beggar, and on the following night had the vision of Christ making known to his angels this act of charity to Himself on the part of "Martinus, still a catechumen."
He is the Christian emperor directly inspired by angels; his sword Joyeuse contained the point of the lance used in the Passion; his standard was Romaine, the banner of St Peter, which, as the oriflamme of Saint Denis, was later to be borne in battle before the kings of France; and in 1164 Charles was canonized at the desire of the emperor Frederick I.
Of interest to visitors is that part of the city called Sonora Town,with its adobe houses, Mexican quarters, old Plaza and the Church of Our Lady, Queen of the Angels (first erected in 1822; rebuilt in 1861), which contains interesting paintings by early Indian converts.
Its only notable building is the Early English parish church of St Michael and All Angels.
In polytheism the grades of superhuman beings are continuous; but in monotheism there is a sharp distinction of kind, as well as degree, between God on the one hand, and all other superhuman beings on the other; the latter are the " angels."
So, too, the angels are styled " holy ones," 2 and " watchers," 3 and are spoken of as the " host of heaven " 4 or of " Yahweh."
At Bethel, Jacob sees the angels of God on the ladder, 12 and later on they appear to him at Mahanaim.
Thus the pre-exilic literature, as we now have it, has little to say about angels or about superhuman beings other than Yahweh and manifestations of Yahweh; the pre-exilic prophets hardly mention angels.
Moreover such beings were not strictly angels.
The doctrine of monotheism was formally expressed in the period immediately before and during the Exile, in Deuteronomy" and Isaiah; and at the same time we find angels prominent in Ezekiel who, as a prophet of the Exile, may have been influenced by the hierarchy of supernatural beings in the Babylonian religion, and perhaps even by the angelology of Zoroastrianism."
Ezekiel gives elaborate discriptions of cherubim 19; and in one of his visions he sees seven angels execute the judgment of God upon Jerusalem.
Somewhat later, in the visions of Zechariah, angels play a great part; they are sometimes spoken of as " men," sometimes as mal'akh, and the Mal'akh Yahweh seems to hold a certain primacy among them.21 Satan also appears to prosecute (so to speak) the High Priest before the divine tribunal.
The seven angels of Ezekiel may be compared with the seven eyes of Yahweh in Zech.
The latter have been connected by Ewald and others with the later doctrine of seven chief angels 25, parallel to and influenced by the Ameshaspentas (Amesha Spenta), or seven great spirits of the Persian mythology, but the connexion is doubtful.
During the Persian and Greek periods the doctrine of angels underwent a great development, partly, at any rate, under foreign influences.
In Daniel, c. 160 B.C., angels, usually spoken of as " men " or " princes," appear as guardians or champions of the nations; grades are implied, there are " princes " and " chief " or " great princes "; and the names of some angels are known, Gabriel, Michael; the latter is pre-eminent 26, he is the guardian of Judah.
Again in Tobit a leading part is played by Raphael, " one of the seven holy angels."
In the canonical Old Testament angels may inflict suffering as ministers of God, and Satan may act as accuser or tempter; but they appear as subordinate to God, fulfilling His will; and not as morally evil.
The statement 28 that God " chargeth His angels with folly " applies to all angels.
In Daniel the princes or guardian angels of the heathen nations oppose Michael the guardian angel of Judah.
The guardian angels of the nations in Daniel probably represent the gods of the heathen, and we have there the first step of the process by which these gods became evil angels, an idea expanded by Milton in Paradise Lost.
In Jewish apocalypses especially, the imagination ran riot on the rank, classes and names of angels; and such works as the various books of Enoch and Deut.
In the New Testament angels appear frequently as the ministers of God and the agents of revelation"; and Our Lord speaks of angels as fulfilling such functions', implying in one saying that they neither marry nor are given in marriage.
The distinction of good and bad angels is recognized; we have names, Gabriel 4, and the evil angels Abaddon or Apollyon', Beelzebub 6, and Satan'; ranks are implied, archangels 8, principalities and powers9, thrones and dominions 10.
Angels occur in groups of four or seven".
These are probably guardian angels, standing to the churches in the same relation that the " princes " in Daniel stand to the nations; practically the " angels " are personifications of the churches.
A less likely view is that the " angels " are the human representatives of the churches, the bishops or chief presbyters.
Later Jewish and Christian speculation followed on the lines of the angelology of the earlier apocalypses; and angels play an important part in Gnostic systems and in the Jewish Midrashim and the Kabbala.
Religious thought about the angels during the middle ages was much influenced by the theory of the angelic hierarchy set forth in the De Hierarchia Celesti, written in the 5th century in the name of Dionysius the Areopagite and passing for his.
The creeds and confessions do not formulate any authoritative doctrine of angels; and modern rationalism has tended to deny the existence of such beings, or to regard the subject as one on which we can have no certain knowledge.
The Old Testament says nothing about the origin of angels; but the Book of Jubilees and the Slavonic Enoch describe their creation; and, according to Col.
Nor does the Bible give any formal account of the nature of angels.
Angels are constantly spoken of as " men," and, including even the Angel of Yahweh, are spoken of as discharging the various functions of human life; they eat and drink 12, walk 13 and speak 14.
Seeing that the anthropomorphic language used of the angels is similar to that used of God, the Scriptures would hardly seem to require a literal interpretation in either case.
A special association is found, both in the Bible and elsewhere, between the angels and the heavenly bodies 18, and the elements or elemental forces, fire, water, &c 19.
The function of the angels is that of the supernatural servants of God, His agents and representatives; the Angel of Yahweh, as we have seen, is a manifestation of God.
In old times, the bne Elohim and the seraphim are His court, and the angels are alike the court and the army of God; the cherubim are his throne-bearers.
They are the guardian angels of the nations; and we also find the idea that individuals have guardian angels".
According to the Gnostic Basilides, the world was created by angels.
Mahommedanism has taken over and further elaborated the Jewish and Christian ideas as to angels.
After their departure, Mary sees two angels where His body had lain and turning away beholds Jesus standing, yet recognizes Him only when He addresses her.
The most prominent idea is that being in the image of God-the God whose essence is light-he must have had a luminous body (like the angels).
So glorious was he that even the angels were commanded through Michael to pay homage to Adam.
In the last year of his life Thomas Cromwell sent him 20 angels, and Archbishop Cranmer 18.
The city has a Carnegie library, De Veaux College (Protestant Episcopal, chartered in 1853), and Niagara University, a Roman Catholic institution, founded in 1856 by the priests of the Congregation of the Mission and incorporated in 1863 as the Seminary of Our Lady of Angels, a name still used for the theological department, but displaced, since the charter of the university in 1883, by the present name.
Among the best-known schools are the Academy of the Sacred Heart, Buffalo Seminary, the Franklin and the Heathcote schools, Holy Angels and St Mary's academies, St Joseph's Collegiate Institute, and St Margaret's school for girls.
The period is closed, so far as paintings are concerned, by two examples of far higher value than those above named, that is to say the Paumgartner altarpiece at Munich, with its romantically attractive composition of the Nativity with angels and donors in the central panel, and the fine armed figures of St George and St Eustace (lately freed from the over-paintings which disfigured them) on the wings; and the happily conceived and harmoniously finished "Adoration of the Magi" in the Uffizi at Florence.
Later the Portiuncula church at Assisi displaced all other religious resorts, with the exception of Rome; but in the 15th century it was overshadowed in turn by the "Holy House" at Loretto on the Adriatic. According to an extravagant legend, the house of Joseph and Mary in Nazareth was transported by angels, on the night of the 9th - 10th of May 1291 to Dalmatia, then brought to the Italian coast opposite (Dec. 10, 1294), till, on the 7th of September 1295 it found rest on its present site.
Creation (which is conceived as an eternal process) begins with the creation of the angels.
But these men were not all busy over the problem of how many angels could stand on a needle-point; nor were they all dominated by the religious spirit of faith or intellectual cowardice.
They consist of paraphrases of parts of Genesis, Exodus and Daniel, and three separate poems, the first on the lamentations of the fallen angels, the second on the "Harrowing of Hell," the resurrection, ascension and second coming of Christ, and the third (a mere fragment) on the temptation.
As the Genesis begins with a line identical in meaning, though not in wording, with the opening of Cmdmon's Hymn, we may perhaps infer that the writer knew and used Cmdmon's genuine poems. Some of the more poetical passages may possibly echo Cmdmon's expressions; but when, after treating of the creation of the angels and the revolt of Lucifer, the paraphrast comes to the Biblical part of the story, he follows the sacred text with servile fidelity, omitting no detail, however prosaic. The ages of the antediluvian patriarchs, for instance, are accurately rendered into verse.
Raphael, "one of the seven holy angels, which present the prayers of the saints, and go in before the glory of the Holy One," resembles the protecting spirit Sraosha.
Above man on earth rose rank after rank of angels in the seven heavens.
In September 1665 we find Oldenburg twitting him with having turned from philosophy to theology and busying himself with angels, prophecy and miracles.
Here the opposition between the good spirit of light and the demons of evilbetween Ormuzd and Ahrimans till remained the principal dogma of the creed; while all other gods and angels, however estimable their aid, were but subordinate servants of Ormuzd, whose highest manifestation on earth was not the sun-god Mithras, but the holy fire guarded by his priests.
Of imperfect things, the highest are angels and human beings, who by virtue of the possession of reason are akin to the Divine and superior to the lower creation.
Before it had been made known in sundry portions to the fathers, it had been kept in heaven by the angels, and to its observance there was no limit in time or in eternity.
Whereas the various nations of the Gentiles were subject to angels, Israel was subject to God alone.
Israel received circumcision as a sign that they were the Lord's, and this privilege of circumcision they enjoyed in common with the two highest orders of angels.
He maintained the everlasting validity of the law, he held the strictest views on circumcision, the sabbath, and the duty of shunning all intercourse with the Gentiles; he believed in angels and in a blessed immortality.
The way was now open to a rapid fall from the simplicity of early Buddhism, in which men's attention was directed to the various parts of the system of self-culture, to a belief in a whole pantheon of saints or angels The five Y ?
From the standpoint of the Pharisees who championed the hope of everlasting life and believed in the existence of angels, through whom God could communicate with men, they were infidels.
Irenaeus then goes on to tell how at Tyre Simon rescued Helen from prostitution, and took her about with him, saying that she was the first thought of his mind, the mother of all things, by whom in the beginning he had conceived the idea of making angels and arch-angels.
For as the angels were mismanaging the world, owing to their individual lust for rule, he had come to set things straight, and had descended under a changed form, likening himself to the Principalities and Powers through whom he passed, so that among men he appeared as a man, though he was not a man, and was thought to have suffered in Judaea, though he had not suffered.
For works were not just by nature, but only by convention, in accordance with the enactments of the world-creating Angels, who by precepts of this kind sought to bring men into slavery.
They contain invocations of separate Izads, or angels, number 21 in all, and are of widely divergent extent and antiquity.
Nor can we deny to the Yashts, in their depiction of the Zoroastrian angels and their presentment of the old sagas, a certain poetic feeling, at times, and a pleasant diction.
In biblical use the word is applied to the company of angels in heaven; or to the sun, moon and stars, the "hosts of heaven," and also to translate "Jehovah Sabaoth," the Lord God of hosts, the lord of the armies of Israel or of the hosts of heaven.
The church of St Michael and All Angels is a fine specimen of a late Perpendicular building (principally of the time of Henry VIII.).
Most noticeable among these doctrines is the complete system of angelology consistently followed out in the Book of Daniel, according to which the management of human affairs is entrusted to a regular hierarchy of commanding angels, two of whom, Gabriel and Michael, are even mentioned by name.
As many commentators have brought out, there can be little doubt that the doctrine of angels in Daniel is an indication of prolonged Persian influence.
Beside the uniform influence of every woman on every man, to attach him to Humanity, such is the importance and the difficulty of this ministry that each of us should be placed under the special guidance of one of these angels, to answer for him, as it were, to the Great Being.
Exquisite ornament is seen in the triforium arcade, and between some of the arches in the transept are figures, especially finely carved, though much mutilated, known as the censing angels.
The Lord sitting on His throne with the ten chief orders of angels.
God reveals to Enoch the history of the creation of the earth and the seven planets and circles of the heaven and of man, the story of the fallen angels, the duration of the world through 7000 years, and its millennium of rest.
The church of St Michael and All Angels is of various periods and contains numerous monuments.
Various attempts were made to bridge the gulf between God and man, including the angels, and a number of other hybrid forms of which it is hard to say whether they are personal beings or abstractions.
But when those who wished him ill accused him of licentious amours, he called on God and the angels to attest his purity.
The English prayer-book excludes them, as it also excludes the renunciation of the devil and all his angels, his pomps and works.
He instances the blessing of the water of baptism, of the oil of anointing and of the baptizand himself, the use of anointing him with oil, trine immersion, the formal renunciation of Satan and his angels.
In the Parzival of Wolfram von Eschenbach, the ultimate source of which is identical with that of Chretien, on the contrary, the Grail is represented as a precious stone, brought to earth by angels, and committed to the guardianship of the Grail king and his descendants.
The Episcopal Church of Scotland has 3 sisterhoods; and they are found also at Toronto, " Saint John the Divine "; Brisbane, " Sacred Advent 91; Grahamstown, " Resurrection "; Bloemfontein, " St Michael and All Angels "; Maritzburg, " Saint John the Divine."
The church of St Michael and All Angels, formerly collegiate and dedicated to St Mary, is a fine building principally Perpendicular, but with earlier portions.
One day, while thus occupied, her trance came upon her, and she heard a voice say, "Though shalt have no more converse with men, but with angels."
Created beings were originally of three orders - the intelligent or angels; the non-intelligent natural existences; and man, who mediated between these two orders.
The angels fell through pride - through desire to raise themselves to equality with God; man fell by lowering himself to the level of nature.
The excerpt includes a description of the fall of the angels.
The Jews prayed to the Lord for mercy, and two angels appeared from heaven, to the confusion of the royal troops, who were trampled down by the elephants.
But the choice of evil was not made only by man but by angels, who by their evil choice became the demons, that is, the gods of the heathen world.
Both men and angels will be judged at the end of the world, when the good will receive again the immortality which was lost through sin, and the wicked will receive death through punishment with.
In the hook of Enoch Satan is represented as the ruler of a rival kingdom of evil, but here are also mentioned Satans, who are distinguished from the fallen angels and who have a threefold function, to tempt, to accuse and to punish.
Kaftan affirms that a "doctrine about Satan can as little be established as about angels, as faith can say nothing about it, and nothing is gained by it for the dogmatic explanation of evil.
Better worthy of notice is the third chapel to the right, known as that of the Angels, on account of the angels and children carved on its pillars.
Death â€¦ you used to take care of the really old angels, and Gabe visited the little ones all the time.
Demons are â€¦ demons, and Immortals are more closely related to angels.
Rhyn you â€“ Surprise and then alarm filled Rhyn. He'd walk happily to his own death, but angels were sacred creatures among the Immortals. He ignored Kris and plunged through the portal.
The histories of humanity â€“ and Immortals â€“ were passed down from angel-to-angel in the form of memories. He'd heard them mentioned before but didn't know much about angels.
Toby was silent, knowing a normal Immortal could never understand. He didn't yet have the full power of a real guardian angel, but he should've been able to do more than â€¦ nothing. Angels were placed with human mothers so they could understand the creatures they were meant to take care of. Human mothers raised them as their own, yet none of his human mothers had gone to the extent Katie did to try to protect him.
Full of comfort, unconditional acceptance and wisdom to give you the encouragement and guidance you need, from the angels.
These avenging angels are used by God to punish men for their sins.
When Elisha was surrounded by the enemy, he looked up to behold the angels of the Lord encamping around about him from above.
St Mary's Graveyard, Renaissance Enclosure Renaissance memorial complete with Corinthian columns and trumpeting angels.
You say ‑ Well then why have the holy angels been ignored?
Why settle for boring bulbs when you can set your Christmas tree a twinkle with these heavenly angels.
Some guardian angels must be looking out for me.
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Mariah's voice is equally angelic on Joy to the World, Hark the Herald Angels Sing, and a properly subdued Silent Night.
Jesus never mentioned the names of the angels but Essenes had to remember them and had an extensive angelology This is pretty fatuous.
Both he and SuleymÃ¢n appeared to think that atheism was a subject to make angels laugh.
Cyber Angels Remember the Guardian Angels, the folks with the red berets who guard the Tube?
The wholly good bodiless persons are called angels; the eternally sinful bodiless persons are called angels; the eternally sinful bodiless persons are fallen angels or demons.
The sound of a beaten Australian captain comes close to the sound of angels playing harps.
In texts such as the Epistles of the Ikhwan al-Safa ', it refers to the angels that rule the celestial spheres.
In the upper lights of the south chancel window are angels of the Precious Blood swinging censers.
Please say a special prayer for the families with angels in heaven celebrating Christmas.
Angels heads were painted in spandrels above the nave clerestory windows.
The Isle of Man also issue gold bullion coins called Angels.
New Marston only became a parish in its own right in 1963, following the consecration of St Michael & All Angels Church.
Many angels will disapprove of their fellows for purely corporeal activities, in a most bigoted way.
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All around the ladder, in yellow crayons, I draw angels with wings.
She was carried to her brother's deathbed by angels and reposed as an anchoress in the Apennines.
Lucifer and the renegade angels fall into hell, but hell was already inhabited by demons, mutants and aliens.
And the angels, we could say, sing the descant to creation's chorus.
Rejoice, O Gregory who with thy disciple Augustine, saw not Angles but Angels!
They told everyone they met what the angels had said about this child.
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Precious memories of a dear gran, making scones with the angels now.
The angels sing hallelujah, or something, every time a lost person is rescued.
They are exemplified by the huge rock hewn churches in Lalibela, said to be built with ' the help of angels ' .
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Anyone who opposed American imperialism had to be on the side of the angels and so the eastern European Communists were the good guys.
It's best to limit the number of angels they could expose until they can be properly inducted or dealt with.
When the end comes, will the angels sing As man becomes jester, he who used to be king.
Thinkest thou y t I cannot now pray to my Father & he shall give me more then twelve legions of angels.
They published a manifesto with the title Return of the Angels.
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Choose from these five troopers... Buffalo milk mozzarella is what angels eat in cheeses heaven.
The Russian muzhik often brings God and the angels into his folk-tales, and does so without the least idea of treating them disrespectfully.
When the Victorian part was built there was a gothic revival and the angels are almost Pre-Raphaelite.
Nor did the rabbis like the book's teaching about corrupt angels.
Angels are confused with flying reindeer, one of which even has a red nose.
God then ordered the angels to bring from the highest Paradise a stone of red ruby.
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Whether such self-abnegation is saintly or idiotic is a question for the angels.
In 1981 she returned in an episode of the BBC drama series Angels.
Ash's album ' Free All Angels ' has already spawned four top 30 hits, three of which went top 20.
Hell's been done many times in computer games, but fighting elite angels among beautiful towering spires could be cool.
With Hell's Angels nearly complete Jolson comes along with the first talkie, the Jazz Singer.
Thinkest thou that I cannot now pray to my Father & he shall give me more then twelve legions of angels.
The Prior's door has a tympanum showing Christ in Majesty with two angels, reminding the viewer of the Last Judgment.
The angels are descending to wrap me up in red velveteen.
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They walked side-by-side inside a large workroom filled with angels.
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Tongues were, he felt, to cease whenever the perfect should come; and the believer who spoke with the tongues of men and of angels, if he had not love, was no better than the sounding brass and clanging cymbal of the noisy heathen mysteries.
We may name, besides those already specified - in the Naples Museum, " St Euphemia," a fine early work; in Casa Melzi, Milan, the " Madonna and Child with Chanting Angels " (1461); in the Tribune of the Uffizi, Florence, three pictures remarkable for scrupulous finish; in the Berlin Museum, the " Dead Christ with two Angels "; in the Louvre, the two celebrated pictures of mythic allegory- " Parnassus " and " Minerva Triumphing over the Vices "; in the National Gallery, London, the " Agony in the Garden," the " Virgin and Child Enthroned, with the Baptist and the Magdalen," a late example; the monochrome of " Vestals," brought from Hamilton Palace; the " Triumph of Scipio " (or Phrygian Mother of the Gods received by the Roman Commonwealth), a tempera in chiaroscuro, painted only a few months before the master's death; in the Brera, Milan, the " Dead Christ, with the two Maries weeping," a remarkable tour de force in the way of foreshortening, which, though it has a stunted appearance, is in correct technical perspective as seen from all points of view.
We have also constant references to " angels " (malachim) of God, divine messengers who represent Him and may be regarded as the manifestation of His power and presence.
The other subjects are Marriage (yabaK aoyos), Continence, the Duties of Bishops, Presbyters, Deacons and Widows, Prophecy, the Soul, the Transmigration of the Soul and the Devil, Angels, the Origin of the World, First Principles and the Divinity of the Logos, Allegorical Interpretations of Statements made with regard to God's anger and similar affections, the Unity of the Church, and the Resurrection.
This affects first of all the existence of angels, in regard to whom Aquinas admits that they are immaterial or separate forms (formae separatae).
In the Priestly Code, c. 409 B.C., there is no reference to angels apart from the possible suggestion in the ambiguous plural in Genesis i.
At one time the Primal Man, who sank down into matter, has freed himself and risen out of it again, and like him his members will rise out of darkness into the light (Poimandres); at another time the Primal Man who was conquered by the powers of darkness has been saved by the powers of light, and thus too all his race will be saved (Manichaeism); at another time the fallen Sophia is purified by her passions and sorrows and has found her Syzygos, the Soter, and wedded him, and thus all the souls of the Gnostics who still languish in matter will become the brides of the angels of the Soter (Valentinus).
He also vowed, if he should bear rule himself, to make no violent use of his power, nor outshine those set under him by superior display, to make it his aim to cherish the truth and unmask liars, to be pure from theft and unjust gain, to conceal nothing from his fellow-members, nor to divulge any of their affairs to other men, even at the risk of death, to transmit their doctrines unchanged, and to keep secret the books of the society and the names of the angels.
In the south transept of the church is the tomb of the founder; the figure of Galeazzo guarded by angels lies under a marble canopy, with the Madonna in a niche above.
Famished persons are liable to morbid excite ment, and fall into imaginative ecstasies, in the course of which they see visions and spectres, converse with gods and angels, and are the recipients of supernatural revelations.
Faith, hope and boundless charity pervade the " Questions of Life," " Invocation," and " The Two Angels," and are exquisitely blended in " The Eternal Goodness," perhaps the most enduring of his lyrical poems. " We can do without a Church," he wrote in a letter;" we cannot do without God, and of Him we are sure."
Nor did the rabbis like the book 's teaching about corrupt angels.
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This I take to be the only unequivocal intimation of the sonship of the angels which the Old Testament Church ever got.
Ash 's album ' Free All Angels ' has already spawned four top 30 hits, three of which went top 20.
Hell 's been done many times in computer games, but fighting elite angels among beautiful towering spires could be cool.
He gave up the worship of angels, the adoring presence of angels for the spittle of men.
With Hell 's Angels nearly complete Jolson comes along with the first talkie, the Jazz Singer.
The tattered cloak of the beggar will bear him up like the rayed plumes of the angels.
In the largest painting, round the chancel arch, souls are being summoned from their graves by trumpeting angels.
Adam started out under the tutelage of angels and being forbidden to eat from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
The Prior 's door has a tympanum showing Christ in Majesty with two angels, reminding the viewer of the Last Judgment.
However, there are a large, uncounted, number of angels within Rosslyn Chapel.
Neither function, however, has much to do with the veneration of angels in non-Christian Judaism.
January 1989 A vigilante group " The New York Guardian Angels " begin to patrol London Underground.
We suddenly start perceiving angels or wrathful deities, depending on our disposition.
The words of angels are usually perceived as vatic.
God answered him "Among the many angels, I chose one for you.
Honor the expectant parents with sentiments tailored just for new little angels.
All of these items are brand name items including products from Lee, Wrangler, Nautica, Vanity Fair, Majestic, JanSport, Angels, Derek Heart, Timber Creek, Riders, Reef, Olga, Warner's, and a host of other brand name inventory.
Painted designs such as clouds or angels are frequently used to decorate ceilings in foyers and dining rooms.
The Art of Patrizia has an interesting selection of handmade stained glass nightlights in a variety of patriotic designs, including angels, eagles, flags, patriotic ribbons and other designs.
For example, if you are thinking of doing clouds (a popular nursery theme), you might consider a mural of a sunny garden with fluffy clouds in the sky or angels flitting in and out of thick, lush clouds.
Statues or Figurines-Whether you love angels or biblical scenes, you can find Bible characters, cherubs, crosses and more in the form of statues or figurines.
Perhaps the most popular and beloved figures in Christian art and decor are angels.
Many Christians believe that there are guardian angels always watching over them and their loved ones here on earth.
Angels represent everything that is good and beautiful and for many, they represent protection as well.
Angels are often depicted watching over our military troops or even our elected leaders in Christian art, as if protecting and guiding them.
If you love the look of fairies, angels, and all things sparkly, a good witch may be the perfect costume idea.
I drew a pencil sketch of Tanner, designed and installed a memory garden and participated in constructing a shadow box with my husband to display his angels, butterflies and stuffed animals.
There are angels holding babies, babies wrapped in blankets and angels on clouds you could add to your pages as well.
Finally, Christmas tree toppers, like angels, snowmen, or Santas make perfect centerpieces and require minimal fuss.
Farrah Fawcett became part of pop culture history with her legendary poster, famous hairstyle, and role on the 1970s series Charlie's Angels.
Now celebrating the 30th anniversary of Charlie's Angels, Fawcett has made the news with her recent health concerns.
From there, her big break came playing Jill Munroe on Charlie's Angels in 1976.
Fawcett was dissatisfied with Charlie's Angels and left the show after the first season even though she was contracted to do the series for another year.
After Angels, she branched out into roles that showed the range of her talent, including Somebody Killed Her Husband (1978), The Burning Bed (1984), Extremities (1986) and The Apostle (1997).
Farrah Fawcett started her Charlie's Angels feathered hairstyle trend in the 1970s.
She was one of the original Victoria's Secret "Angels," modeling in their catalog and runway shows.
Even though she's overcome cancer, it looks like she is still trying to regain her Charlie's Angels' image.
She's also one of the Victoria's Secret Angels, modeling in both print and on the runway.
Her final performance on the series was "On the Side of Angels," by LeAnn Rimes.
Farrah Fawcett and Jaclyn Smith made it big as stars of Charlie's Angels, Eva Longoria found fame as a Desperate Housewife, and Sandy Duncan and Mary Martin's most famous roles were as Peter Pan.
Evening dresses for young girls often have empire waists and big bows that tie in the back like this Us Angels dress.
When she's not building snow people or creating snow angels, your little girl might want to don a fabulously fashionable winter dress coat made of high quality wool.
Angels - A beautiful, flowing white dress is the perfect choice for the holiday season.
There's an interesting array to be found here, from Hark the Herald Angels Sing to I Hate Christmas Parties.
Christmas Guitar Tab - This book by Michael Green has a nice explanation section on how to play guitar tabs and contains a dozen Christmas classics tabbed out including Angels We Have Heard on High and Deck the Halls, The First Noel.
There is a host of angels from which you can select.
Angelic beings are depicted throughout the Bible, and the Christian belief system embraces the validity of angels sent as God’s messengers and protectors.
Visiting Angels Living Assistance Services - Provides non-medical homecare for seniors.
Visiting Angels has established relationships with key product and service providers for seniors and passes discounts on to senior clients.
Meal delivery volunteers consisted of high school and college students, and grateful recipients called them "platter angels".
Providing home care services to Virginia seniors residing in Northern Fairfax, Loudoun and Clarke Counties, Visiting Angels tailors services to the needs of the client.
In addition to lights, the rigging specialists added a golden color palette and angels in every direction of the park's Italy village.
Angels, Demons and Dead Souls are the core of this unique game.
I think half way through the Charlie's Angels opening my brain shut off to protect it from incurring any further damage.
Experience WWII's most epic battles expanding from Asia, Africa and Europe in Blazing Angels.
Harman is essentially Charlie from Charlie's Angels in that he only contacts your group leader Garcian Smith.
Sacrificing their powers they created Grim Angels, supreme warriors that defeated the demons.
You control Ein, one of the Grim Angels.
Will the Grim Angels play a different role this time around?
If you and your family celebrate Christmas, the possibilities are really only limited by your imagination - think angels, Santa Claus, elves, reindeer and stockings.
Make ornaments like origami stars, poinsettias and angels for hanging on a tree.
Some states will issue certificates of birth for stillborn babies under the Missing Angels Bill.
Angel Babies Forever Loved, Hannah's Prayer Ministries, and Born Angels provide support for parents who have lost a child through miscarriage, stillbirth, or early infant death.
If you want to add a new Christmas sweater to your current wardrobe, look for styles with seasonal accents like snowflakes, angels, snowmen, or bells.
Other popular songs to look for include Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer, I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus, The Christmas Song, and Christian hymns like Away in the Manger, The First Noel, and Angels We Have Heard on High, among others.
They have traditional Christmas images like angels, Santa Claus, reindeer and snowmen.
Some people prefer sticking to one theme, such as animals, while others enjoy the full gamut of styles, incorporating snowmen with Santa and adding stars and angels for an all-out holiday celebration.
If a photo card is not possible, find graphics of the Nativity, Jesus, angels or a church in the snow to put on the front of the card.
The tree is not only decorating using items listed above, but features a theme of white, silver and angels.
This traditional French Christmas carol was eventually translated to "Angels We Have Heard on High".
Take time to enjoy the simple pleasures of the season, from making snow angels to hosting a family game night.
Customarily, a star or an angel is placed at the very top of the tree to symbolize the Star of Bethlehem or the heralding by angels of the birth of Christ.
Use your favorite sugar cookie or ginger cookie recipe to make traditional winter or Christmas cookie shapes such as gingerbread people, snowflakes, Christmas trees, angels, Santas, stars, and bells.
For more dimensional decorations, choose lighted holiday lawn features such as angels, tin soldiers, snowmen, wildlife, elves, penguins, and Christmas presents.
Angels, stars, sheep, shepherd's crooks, and crowns are all excellent choices.
Angel Christmas ornaments are an important part of celebrating Christmas, because holy angels announced Jesus' birth to the world.
Angels can be any color or style--even ultra modern.
Waterford Crystal is well-known for its annual ornament collection, including a series of angels, and The Bradford Exchange carries heirloom-quality angel ornaments as well.
Children are especially enchanted by angels, so make at least one angel ornament for each child at your home and let them keep their special angels near their beds to remind them of Christmas all year.
For hand-made tree-topper angels, simply choose a larger doll and wrap wire around her waist underneath her gown.
Angels, or course, wear white and have wings and halos, which can be purchased or made of wire and gold tinsel.
Each Halloween, you are likely to see ghosts, witches and angels running about as they are simple and inexpensive costumes.
The getup is a far cry from traditional Christmas costumes, such as snowmen, angels and reindeer.
Angels also make a perfect costume choice for little girls and can be worn time and time again when creating elf or fairy costumes.
Jewelry designs incorporated elements of nature, religion and fantasy such as vines, angels and mermaids.
Another movie in the trio of films from the Da Vinci Code and Angels and Demons by author Dan Brown will come with the release of The Lost Symbol.
The site claims to offer the services of psychics who can connect you with departed spirits and guardian angels.
You can choose from one of five categories, including stories about angels, channeling, ghosts, near death, out of body or past life experiences.
The costumes people wore were based on the themes of angels, devils and saints.
It's important to remember that our Guardian Angels are too powerful to be subjected to the whim of a talking board.
When angels make their presence known in our lives, it is usually in either unmistakable or very subtle ways of their own choosing.
Doreen Virtue - Doreen Virtue is a clairvoyant who believes that her guides are actually angels that are here on Earth to guide us.
Angels and Ghosts offers a whole library of great ghost videos.
Catholic Charities of Los Angeles is sponsoring a City of Angels Christmas Gala.
With the tagline "naughty angels" these are shoes designed for stylish, sassy women who love life and love shoes.
The second, Port Charles, originally spun off to focus on the lives and loves of six young interns but eventually featured supernatural tales of vampires and angels.
Aaron Spelling, producer of Charlie's Angels, Beverly Hills 90210, Melrose Place and many other soap operas, produced the Camden family drama.
Aaron Spelling, the legendary television producer behind multiple successful series including Charlie's Angels, Dynasty, 90210, Charmed and more, created the series.
Long before he romanced Lana Lang on Smallville and hunted demons, angels and other things that go bump in the night on Supernatural, Jensen Ackles played Sami Brady's better twin brother Eric from 1997 to 2000.
More guest roles came along for 1970s television series programs including Charlie's Angels, The Rockford Files and The Waltons.
From displaying your Christianity to memorializing a loved one, or just because you love angels, these tattoos are worn by many in today's culture.
Guardian angels are a concept that started in Christianity, specifically Roman Catholicism.
These angels are considered one type of a specific group of angels, known as the tutelary angels, and they are believed to be assigned to a specific person by God.
Guardian angels are said to stay with this person throughout his entire life, staying by a mortal in order to help protect him from harm and also to help communicate prayers to God.
The first definition of guardian angels was made in the 5th century, and since then the view of these angels has changed a bit.
Many believe that these guardians are not angels assigned by God, but that they are the spirits of loved ones who have passed on before them.
They believe these spirits perform much the same function as the early versions of these angels, but they also have a personal connection in that they're someone a person has known and loved.
This is perhaps the most popular image of angels seen today, and it is printed on everything from coffee cups to jewelry.
While some people may see a tattoo of these angels as an homage to Raphael, a great painter, others might think that these images have been highly overused.
Some people choose to get more stylized angels inked on their bodies.
These angels can be curvaceous or chaste, full adults or children.
These tattoos can represent the fact that these little ones are now becoming guardian angels, or that their angels have taken them up to heaven.
TattooFinder has several examples of different types of angels that can be tattooed, from cherubs to more abstract designs.
TattooJohnny also has some great examples of angelic tattoos, from the more traditional "Christmas" style angels to more dark styles.
Fairies can be associated with angels, or they can be seen as more impish creatures similar to goblins and pixies.
Others feel that they are special, guardian creatures much like angels in Christianity.
Depictions of fairies as fallen angels or being connected to witchcraft are not always common, but are not unheard of, either.
Angels are often an expression of spirituality, strength, rebirth, or a tribute to a loved one or hero.
Though angels are a universal symbol among most religions, even those who do not adhere to a particular faith can appreciate the message being expressed in angel artwork.
There are many different types of angels; they all perform a different job.
The most powerful angels are the Seraphim.
These angels create a fiery light so intense that it is impossible to look at them.
Each of these angels possesses three pairs of wings, has four faces, and resembles a serpent.
These angels are assigned large tasks that often alter the way of life on earth.
Satan was among these types of angels before his fall from grace.
Angels that protect the natural world are known as Virtues.
Angels can signify many things in artistic expression, from religious devotion to a personal statement about life.
The shoulder is a popular place for men and women to get an angel tattoo; this is especially true of guardian angels.
Women often have angels placed on their abdomens, wrists, and ankles.
If they do, come learn more about the meaning behind angels, and get tips to help you figure out which type of angel is the right one for your own original tattoo.
It seems that people have always been interested in angels as well as quite curious about them.
References to angels are peppered throughout many religious writings, and they've been a favorite subject for many of history's greatest artists.
Just look at Botticelli's famous works to see angels rendered at their finest.
According to most sources, angels were created as heavenly messengers meant to travel between this world and heaven.
Many people traditionally seem to think of standard angels as adult figures.