How many Archangels are there?

Hey everyone. I was watching a Youtube video earlier that claimed that there are seven Archangels. Is this true? Besides the obvious Archangels Gabriel, Michael, and Raphael, what others are there and has the Church defined that these other Archangels really exist? :shrug::confused:

pope Gregory I said there are 7 im looking for a link

Michael, Gabriel, Raphael, Uriel, Raguel, Sariel, and the fallen Lucifer.

Along with the Archangels you list… Lucifer was also an Archangel!

Holly The Angels have already been judged! Because they have been judged… they can’t be rejudged… OR to put it in other words… They are 100% pure LOVE or in the case of the demons they are 100% pure Hate! Angels can’t sit on the fence… they can’t be “Luke Warm”, as man!

The Angels in heaven can’t hate… they have decided to follow God… They have made their decision, they also, as man; Have “Free Will”! They are made in the Image of God… “God is LOVE”!

The Demons also have Free Will… they decided to follow their own desires… they have decided NOT to LOVE! They are NOT in the image of God, they are the opposite to God… They are Pure Hate! Demons can NOT love, they would never ever, want to love!.. They are pure hate!
Same with the Angels in heaven… They are pure LOVE… they could not hate, they would never, ever, want to hate!

Both Angels and the Demons have already been judged! We are next!!

Jude 1:9
But even the archangel Michael, when he was disputing with the devil about the body of Moses, did not dare to bring a slanderous accusation against him, but said, "The Lord rebuke you!"

Holly The worst… Michael could say was…“The Lord rebuke you!”

Do you have a source for that? I thought Lucifer was in a different choir of angel than Archangel, but I can’t remember which one.

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Cherubim, if memory serves me correct.

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Along with the Archangels you list… Lucifer was also an Archangel!

Good question… I found it on a Protestant web site… (stupid me:o)
*Brethren Revival Fellowship
God’s Secret Service
November/December 1997
Volume 32, Number 6 *

But thinking about your question…
Michael is an “Archangel” and it was Michael that gave Satan the boot! Michael was the one that cast Satan out of heaven…Would not it be Logical to deduce… They were at least equals!

Reading the Catholic Encyclopedia it seems the word “Lucifer” refers to his “Office” not his name! It was a Title meaning a; “Slanderer, or accuser”!

His name is Satan!
And the Church does not say one way or the other… about Angles… all is speculation!

I agree with you the bible is the word of god and the father spoke one word and that word was christ. Christ is the foundation of our church and our faith and becuase the entier bible is Christ in a way the bible should be the foundation of our faith

but I also think that the bible can’t be fully understood by ourselves without any outside help this is why we need a church to tell us what to believe.

we also need to look to people who are older and wiser then us who have alot more experince in the faith and have gone through things that we will go through but may have not gone through

it is impossible to only read the bible and get the entire truth

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