by Louis Charles

Angels are supernatural beings found in most religions and believed to have abilities to either protect, guide or direct people living on Earth.

Every culture in the world has some sort of lore about angels held within their belief system when one considers that angels are spirit messengers who, from time to time, interact with the living. As one might imagine, there are common threads found within the lore as well as disagreements about what angels are and what their purpose is - some believe angels to be real while other cultures view them as figments of the imagination or ancient creations from religion or fable.

Learn about angelic beings by exploring the info below.

The word "angels" is derived from the Greek word, angelos, and means "messengers."

Angels are considered by many to be servants of God, but sometimes, this belief seems to hold a very limited view of the angelic. In our angel information section, above, you are able to explore spiritual, cultural, biblical and historical ideas about angels as well as our findings as to the mystery of angels.