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Old Oct 5, '04, 7:15 pm
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Default Lucifer and the 133,306,668 angels thrown from heaven

Is this number real or figurative? Does Lucifer have an "authority" problem?
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Old Oct 5, '04, 7:19 pm
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Is this number real or figurative? Does Lucifer have an "authority" problem?
Where did you get this number...... it is not a Catholic teaching. The closest we get to a quantity, it comparing to the number of stars in the heavens.

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Old Oct 5, '04, 7:28 pm
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Where did you get this number...... it is not a Catholic teaching. The closest we get to a quantity, it comparing to the number of stars in the heavens.

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## Someone about 400 years ago worked out that there were 400,000,000 angels - and that is about 1/3 of them

http://focusonjerusalem.com/worldwit...straints2.html

claims that there are 400,000,000 fallen angels.

All hooey, if you ask me ##
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Old Oct 5, '04, 7:30 pm
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## Someone about 400 years ago worked out that there were 400,000,000 angels - and that is about 1/3 of them

http://focusonjerusalem.com/worldwit...straints2.html

claims that there are 400,000,000 fallen angels.

All hooey, if you ask me ##
Pretty small number.....probably put them on the head of a pin!
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Old Oct 5, '04, 8:50 pm
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Default Re: Lucifer and the 133,306,668 angels thrown from heaven

400,000,000 is nothing. That number of angels could fit in a Planck length!

(Seriously, angels don't take up space, and nobody knows how many there are, except God.)
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Old Oct 5, '04, 10:03 pm
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Default Re: Lucifer and the 133,306,668 angels thrown from heaven

Head of a pin? I remember hearing about that growing up. (Several Angels fitting on a head of a pin). Is that true?
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Old Oct 5, '04, 10:14 pm
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We really do not know how many angels there are, so everything we say here is purely a matter of speculation.

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Old Oct 6, '04, 1:10 am
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Since there are about 6 billion people and each has a guardian angel, it would appear that your number is too low.
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Old Oct 6, '04, 6:37 am
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Default Re: Lucifer and the 133,306,668 angels thrown from heaven

I'd have to say that the devil certainly has an authority problem...he wants to own your butt and everyone elses too! That seems like a big problem. And he will side step the BIG BOSS at every opportunity.

And seeing as someone mentioned that there would need to be about 6 billion guardian angels, that does not take into account all Nine Choirs of Angels - Serephim, Cherubim,Thrones, Dominions, Virtues, Powers, Principalities, Archangels, and our dear Guardian Angels.
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Old Oct 6, '04, 2:03 pm
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Since there are about 6 billion people and each has a guardian angel, it would appear that your number is too low.
Well I guess that should have been obvious to me. The funky number came from a website. Don't remember which. Can anyone recommend a good (100-200 page) book?
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Old Oct 6, '04, 2:05 pm
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Where did you get this number...... it is not a Catholic teaching. The closest we get to a quantity, it comparing to the number of stars in the heavens.

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Visible from Earth w/ the naked eye or all stars? Surely this number is figurative. Right?
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Old Oct 6, '04, 4:09 pm
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Default Re: Lucifer and the 133,306,668 angels thrown from heaven

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Since there are about 6 billion people and each has a guardian angel, it would appear that your number is too low.
Are guardian angels re-assigned when a person dies?
If no, add the number of people ever born and THAT will still be not enough.

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Old Oct 6, '04, 5:09 pm
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Well I guess that should have been obvious to me. The funky number came from a website. Don't remember which. Can anyone recommend a good (100-200 page) book?
The Fatima Prophecies = Awesome

"Get us out of here" It is about a mystic in Europe her name is ????
Don't you hate it when you can't remeber a name. Maria ???? She was a women that had a continual insight into Purgatory. She is dead now and helped 1000's of holy souls & people while alive.
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Old Oct 7, '04, 1:54 pm
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Talking Re: Lucifer and the 133,306,668 angels thrown from heaven

How many angels can dance on the head of a pin?
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Eight if they're skinny, four if they're fat.
- Peppermint Patty
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Old Oct 8, '04, 1:33 pm
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The Fatima Prophecies = Awesome

"Get us out of here" It is about a mystic in Europe her name is ????
Don't you hate it when you can't remeber a name. Maria ???? She was a women that had a continual insight into Purgatory. She is dead now and helped 1000's of holy souls & people while alive.
Maria Simma.
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