Zadkiel, the Archangel of Jupiter, is one you may not have heard of before. Unlike Michael or Gabriel, his images don’t often adorn the walls of art museums or stained glass windows. But among all the Planetary Angels, his name gives the most suggestive evidence that there’
The Archangel Raphael is a fitting choice for the angel of Mercury. Let’s explore why ancient scholars such as Averroes and books like the Heptameron also made the association. Much of our lore about the Archangel Raphael comes from the Book of Tobit. The text refers to Raphael
In the world of the ancients, there are no tame angels. Of course this is especially true of the Archangel of Mars, who is sometimes called Camael (Chamuel) and sometimes Samael. In modern astrology, Mars is called the action or energy principle. But traditional interpretations of Mar
The Archangel Gabriel may be best known in the Western world as the angel of the annunciation, the one who brought the news to the Virgin Mary that she was to bear the Christ Child. As an Angel of messages associated with motherhood, childbirth, and the Virgin Mary, it is no surprise
Michael, chief among all angels, is a logical choice for the Archangel governing the Sun. As the brightest object in the sky, the Sun is associated with kings and leaders, light, fire and truth, as well as healing and vitality. All these are attributes in Michael’s angel lore.