In addition, for those who would recite the Chaplet daily, he promised his continual assistance and that of all the holy angels during life, and after death deliverance from purgatory for themselves and their relations. Later, at the appointed time, Michael was born to the virgin Mary as a human being, thus ceasing to be an angel. (Later, we will find out from the Bible that Michael is actually the commander of the Lord's army of angels in heaven.) He used it as an illustration of the respect the angel Michael had, in contrast with the disrespect of the false teachers whose pride led them to much sin. 7 And there was war in heaven: Michael and his angels fought against the dragon; and the dragon fought and his angels, 8 And prevailed not; neither was their place found any more in heaven. Angels are described as messengers, Archangels, Cherubim, Seraphim, Virtues, Thrones, Dominions, Powers, Wheels and Principalities. The term archangel itself is not found in the Hebrew Bible or the Christian Old Testament, and in the Greek New Testament the term archangel only occurs in 1 Thessalonians 4:16 and the Epistle of Jude 1:9, where it is used of Michael, who in Daniel 10:13 is called 'one of the chief princes,' and 'the great prince'. In fact, Philip Melanchthon, a colleague of Dr. Martin Luther, even wrote a hymn about St. Michael and All Angels (LSB 522, “Lord God, To Thee We Give All Praise”). And there was a great battle in heaven, Michael and his angels fought with the dragon, and the dragon fought and his angels: And they prevailed not, neither was their place found any more in heaven. Michael battles the patron angels of other nations The angels were given the task of assisting them. Revelation 13:7 And it was given unto him to make war with the saints, and to overcome them: and power was given him over all kindreds, and tongues, and nations. And there was war in heaven: Michael and his angels fought against the dragon; and the dragon fought and his angels, war. Michael, one of the holy angels, to wit, he that is set over the best part of mankind and over chaos. He and his legions of light have dedicated themselves for thousands and thousands of years to the safety, the security, the perfectionment of our souls and to our protection; caring for us, sponsoring us, rebuking us, and teaching us the way of God's holy will. Michael is the angel considered to be the defender of Israel, in Jewish tradition. In John’s apocalypse, he sees a great war in heaven: Michael and his angels vs. the dragon (Satan) and his angels. Jude tells us that Michael was sent by God to deal in some way with the body of Moses, which God Himself had buried after Moses’ death (Deuteronomy 34:5-6). Lucifer and Michael do appear together in one incredibly significant way in the Book of Revelation, which allegorically depicts the end of time and the final battle against evil. With John Travolta, Andie MacDowell, William Hurt, Bob Hoskins. In Daniel’s last vision, an angel describes how the last days will play out for the Jews. Remiel (also called Uriel in various traditions). . Gabriel, one of the holy angels, who is over Paradise and the serpents and the Cherubim. In the Septuagint this is rendered "the great angel." Michael and All Angels was retained in the Lutheran liturgical calendar because it was seen as a principal feast about Christ. Michael is a military commander of some angels. But even the archangel Michael, when he disputed with the devil over the body of Moses, did not presume to bring a slanderous judgment against him, but said, "The Lord rebuke you!" The feast Day of angels, specifically Michael and Gabriel, (Taxiarchai), in The Greek Orthodox Church is the eighth of November, (Also the celebration day of The Greek Air force, the wing connection? We offer a casual experience focusing on relaxing and spending time with good food, good wine, and good company. Revelation also describes Jesus as the Leader of an army of faithful angels. 9 And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, called the Devil, and Satan, which deceiveth the whole world: he was cast out into the earth, and his angels were cast out with him. The word angel, in Greek, means messenger, and archangel is derived from the Greek ( ἀρχάγγελος) arch+ angel, literally chief angel, the eldest, and the first archangel, being Michael.