The shepherds were watching their flocks by night

I mentioned yesterday that one of my favorite Christmas passages is Simeon's Song. Another favorite of mine is the moment when the myriad of angels appear to the shepherds who were watching their flocks by night. First, here is the passage:The Shepherds and the AngelsAnd in the same region there were shepherds out in the …

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The cherubim are amazing creatures!

Demus, Otto. The Mosaic Decoration of San Marco, Venice.Our Sunday School lesson regarding the worthiness of God to receive praise, had a part in it about the angels, and how the angels praise Him. I love studying about the angels, I'm fascinated with them. Especially the cherubim,God's highest order of angel. The mysterious creatures, with …

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Angels are an amazing part of the created order

Angels figure very, very prominently in the NT. People don't really know this, or they overlook angels in the created order. At the other end of the scale, some are so preoccupied with angels they nearly fall into angel worship.In terms of the Providence of God, if Ezekiel's wheels within wheels are a kind of …

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Back to Basics: All about Angels

Angels are mentioned almost three hundred times in the bible. Let's look at who these created beings are and what they do for God. This essay will be divided into three sections. First, we'll have a very brief overview in looking at what angels do and who they are, from scripture. I say very brief …

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