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Angels - meaning and historyAngels - we can nowadays find nearly everywhere on postcards, in books, paintings, etc. ... but what do angels mean for us?Angels - meaning and history by Tricia-Danby
Is it just the connection to 'heaven' they represent? Is it just that 'light and love' thing?
What do we see in angels?
What do angels give us?
Many people think an angel is just a kind of supernatural being coming from the Christian religion but angels are much older and to be found in many religions.
When we have a look upon the sience of religions, angels are beings from the Islamic, Christian and Jewish mythology.
The word angel shows that angels are multi-cultural does it derive form the Latin word angelus which derives from the old Greek word ángelos.
Angelos means messenger or ambassador and was the translation of the Hebrew word mal'ach (mal'ak) which also means messenger.
That is what the word angel means now ... but what for do they stand?
Let's focus again on historic facts:
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