Bless the Lord, you His angels,
Mighty in strength, who perform His word,
Obeying the voice of His word!
Praise Him, all His angels;
Praise Him, all His hosts!
Are they not all ministering spirits, sent out to render service for the sake of those who will inherit salvation?
Man did eat the bread of angels;
He sent them food in abundance.
‘Your kingdom come.
Your will be done,
On earth as it is in heaven.
The angel answered and said to him, “I am Gabriel, who stands in the presence of God, and I have been sent to speak to you and to bring you this good news.
Seraphim stood above Him, each having six wings: with two he covered his face, and with two he covered his feet, and with two he flew.
Or do you think that I cannot appeal to My Father, and He will at once put at My disposal more than twelve legions of angels?
Then it happened that night that the angel of the Lord went out and struck 185,000 in the camp of the Assyrians; and when men rose early in the morning, behold, all of them were dead.
A Psalm of David.
Ascribe to the Lord, O sons of the mighty,
Ascribe to the Lord glory and strength.
The Lord utters His voice before His army;
Surely His camp is very great,
For strong is he who carries out His word.
The day of the Lord is indeed great and very awesome,
And who can endure it?
And suddenly there appeared with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God and saying,
And a voice came from the throne, saying,“Give praise to our God, all you His bond-servants, you who fear Him, the small and the great.”