Angel Quotes and Comments

Here are some quotes and comments from Angel lore we have gathered from our Angel library.  We post new quotes and comments every week, so check back soon for more!

Angels are only rarely mentioned in the Bible. Most of what we "know" about Angels comes from texts outside of the scriptures of the four religions that believe in Angels. Interestingly, the texts that are the basis of what we believe about Angels are considered heretical by the same four religions!


"An Angel can illumine the thought and mind of man by strengthening the power of vision, and by bringing within his reach some truth which the Angel himself contemplates."

St. Thomas Aquinas, The Bliss of the Way

"For an Angel of peace, a faithful guide, a guardian of our souls and bodies, let us entreat the Lord."

Liturgy of the Eastern Orthodox Church

"And when the angel stretched out his hand upon Jerusalem to destroy it, the Lord repented him of the evil, and said to the angel that destroyed the people, it is enough; stay now thine hand."

II Samuel 24:16

We feel isolated and lonely, and it's not necessary. Each of us has a guardian angel who works with us as much as we will allow...

Eileen Elias Freeman, Angelic Healing

...but we all are men, in our own natures frail, and capable of our flesh; few are angels...

William Shakespeare, King Henry VIII

When we freely forgive others who have hurt us, our angel brings us a special blessing of love from God.

Eileen Elias Freeman, The Angels' Little Instruction Book

For he shall give his angels charge over thee to keep thee in all thy ways.

Psalms 91:11

"I believe most at-home accidents happen in the bathroom because our Guardian Angels give us our privacy."

Cathy L. Poulin Aug 06