Angel Quotes Bible

50 Powerful Angel Quotes from the Bible: Uplifting Words

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The Bible recounts stories of magnificent winged beings – angels – who act as messengers, protectors, and guides from the divine realm. Their pronouncements resonate with power, offering solace, strength, and a glimpse into the heavenly perspective. Here, we explore 50 such powerful quotes, each a testament to the angels’ role in humanity’s journey:

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  1. “…Do not be afraid, Mary, you have found favor with God…” (Luke 1:30) – The angel Gabriel delivers the message of Jesus’ conception to Mary.

  2. “For he will command his angels concerning you to guard you in all your ways…” (Psalm 91:11) – A reassuring verse about angelic protection.

  3. “And behold, an angel of the Lord stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them, and they were greatly afraid.” (Luke 2:9) – Angels announce Jesus’ birth to the shepherds.

  4. “And the angel answered and said unto her, The Holy Ghost shall come upon thee, and the power of the Highest shall overshadow thee…” (Luke 1:35) – The angel Gabriel explains the nature of the miraculous conception of Jesus.

  5. “And there appeared an angel unto him from heaven, strengthening him.” (Luke 22:43) – An angel comforts Jesus in the Garden of Gethsemane.

  6. “But the angel said to them, ‘Do not be afraid. I bring you good news that will cause great joy for all the people.” (Luke 2:10) – An angel declares the birth of Christ as a moment of extraordinary joy.

  7. “The angel of the Lord encamps around those who fear him, and he delivers them.” (Psalm 34:7) – A reminder of the protection angels offer those who revere God.

  8. “Praise the Lord, you his angels, you mighty ones who do his bidding, who obey his word.” (Psalm 103:20) – A call to praise God’s powerful angelic messengers.

  9. “Are not all angels ministering spirits sent to serve those who will inherit salvation?” (Hebrews 1:14) – Angels as servants of God, aiding believers.

  10. “And I saw another angel flying in the midst of heaven, having the everlasting gospel to preach unto them that dwell on the earth…” (Revelation 14:6) – An angel proclaims the gospel to the world.
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  11. “…And the angel of God, which went before the camp of Israel, removed and went behind them…” (Exodus 14:19) – An angel guides the Israelites in their journey.

  12. “And the angel answered her, ‘I am Gabriel. I stand in the presence of God, and I have been sent to speak to you and to tell you this good news.” (Luke 1:19) – The angel Gabriel introduces himself to Zechariah.

  13. “…Then the angel who talked with me answered, ‘I will show you what they are.” (Zechariah 1:9) – Angels offer interpretation and guidance.

  14. “And in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God unto a city of Galilee…” (Luke 1:26) – Gabriel brings important news to Mary.

  15. “And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night.” (Luke 2:8) – Shepherds become the first witnesses to a unique angelic visitation.

  16. “…And Jacob went on his way, and the angels of God met him.” (Genesis 32:1) – Jacob encounters a heavenly host.

  17. “And Elisha prayed, and said, ‘LORD, I pray thee, open his eyes, that he may see.’ And the LORD opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw…” (2 Kings 6:17) – Elisha and his servant witness a host of angels.

  18. “Bless the Lord, O you His angels, who excel in strength, who do His word, heeding the voice of His word.” (Psalm 103:20) – A call to praise the angels for their power and obedience.

  19. “See, I am sending an angel ahead of you to guard you along the way and to bring you to the place I have prepared.” (Exodus 23:20) – God promises angelic protection and guidance.
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  20. “Then the angel of the Lord called to Abraham a second time from heaven and said, ‘I swear by myself, declares the Lord, that because you have done this… I will surely bless you…'” (Genesis 22:15-17) – An angel conveys God’s blessing to Abraham after his demonstration of faith.

  21. “The angel of the Lord found Hagar near a spring in the desert… She gave this name to the Lord who spoke to her: ‘You are the God who sees me…'” (Genesis 16:7,13) – The angel of the Lord sees Hagar in her distress.

  22. “And God heard the voice of the lad; and the angel of God called to Hagar out of heaven, and said unto her, What aileth thee, Hagar? fear not; for God hath heard…” (Genesis 21:17) – The angel comforts Hagar and Ishmael in the wilderness.

  23. “Then an angel of the Lord appeared to him, standing at the right side of the altar of incense.” (Luke 1:11) – An angel appears to Zechariah at the temple.

  24. “But Mary treasured up all these things and pondered them in her heart.” (Luke 2:19) – Mary reflects on the angels’ message and the events surrounding Christ’s birth.

  25. “Suddenly a great company of the heavenly host appeared with the angel, praising God and saying, ‘Glory to God in the highest heaven…” (Luke 2:13-14) – A multitude of angels celebrates the birth of Jesus.
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  26. “But the angel said to him: ‘Do not be afraid, Zechariah; your prayer has been heard. Your wife Elizabeth will bear you a son, and you are to call him John.'” (Luke 1:13) – An angel delivers a joyful prophecy to Zechariah.

  27. “While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed him in a manger, because there was no guest room available for them.” (Luke 2:6-7) – The humble circumstances of Jesus’s birth amidst the angelic visitation.

  28. “And an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream. ‘Get up,’ he said, ‘take the child and his mother and escape to Egypt. Stay there until I tell you, for Herod is going to search for the child to kill him.’” (Matthew 2:13) – An angel warns Joseph of danger.

  29. “After Herod died, an angel of the Lord appeared in a dream to Joseph in Egypt and said, ‘Get up, take the child and his mother and go to the land of Israel, for those who were trying to take the child’s life are dead.'” (Matthew 2:19-20) – An angel guides Joseph and his family back to Israel.

  30. “Then the devil left him, and angels came and attended him.” (Matthew 4:11) – Angels minister to Jesus after temptation in the desert.

  31. “For the Son of Man is going to come inhis Father’s glory with his angels, and then he will reward each person according to what they have done.” (Matthew 16:27) – Jesus speaks of his future return with the angels.
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  32. “Do you think I cannot call on my Father, and he will at once put at my disposal more than twelve legions of angels?” (Matthew 26:53) – Jesus speaks about the legions of angels that could come to His defense.

  33. “…His angels He will send with a great sound of a trumpet, and they will gather together His elect…” (Matthew 24:31) – The angels will play a key role in the end times.

  34. “When the angels had left them and gone into heaven, the shepherds said to one another, ‘Let’s go to Bethlehem and see this thing that has happened, which the Lord has told us about.'” (Luke 2:15) – The shepherds, inspired by the angelic message, seek the newborn Jesus.

  35. “Let brotherly love continue. Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it.” (Hebrews 13:1-2) – A reminder that angels may appear in unexpected forms.

  36. “And the angels who did not keep their positions of authority but abandoned their proper dwelling—these he has kept in darkness, bound with everlasting chains for judgment on the great Day.” (Jude 1:6) – A warning about fallen angels.

  37. “Then I looked and heard the voice of many angels, numbering thousands upon thousands, and ten thousand times ten thousand. They encircled the throne and the living creatures and the elders.” (Revelation 5:11) – A vision of the countless angels surrounding God’s throne.
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  38. “But even the archangel Michael, when he was disputing with the devil about the body of Moses, did not himself dare to condemn him for slander but said, ‘The Lord rebuke you!'” (Jude 1:9) – Even the Archangel Michael demonstrates respect and restraint.

  39. “He will not let your foot slip—he who watches over you will not slumber; indeed, he who watches over Israel will neither slumber nor sleep.” (Psalm 121:3-4) – A reminder of God’s and His angels’ constant protection.

  40. “The righteous cry out, and the LORD hears them; he delivers them from all their troubles. The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.” (Psalm 34:17-18) – God works through angels to bring comfort in times of trouble.

  41. “If you say, “The Lord is my refuge,” and you make the Most High your dwelling, no harm will overtake you, no disaster will come near your tent.” (Psalm 91:9-10) – Angels as agents of safety and shelter under God’s care.

  42. “See, I have placed an angel before you, to keep you in the way and to bring you unto the place which I have prepared.” (Exodus 23:20) – Angels act as guides and protectors on the journey God lays out.

  43. “And then shall that Wicked be revealed, whom the Lord shall consume with the spirit of his mouth, and shall destroy with the brightness of his coming: Even him, whose coming is after the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders, And with all deceivableness of unrighteousness in them that perish; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved.” (2 Thessalonians 2:8-10) – A reminder that angels serve God in fighting against evil.

  44. “And I saw another mighty angel come down from heaven, clothed with a cloud: and a rainbow was upon his head, and his face was as it were the sun, and his feet as pillars of fire.” (Revelation 10:1) – A dramatic and awe-inspiring vision of an angel.

  45. “Then I saw another angel flying in midair, and he had the eternal gospel to proclaim to those who live on the earth—to every nation, tribe, language and people.” (Revelation 14:6) – Angels as heralds of God’s good news.
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  46. “And an angel of the Lord spake unto Philip, saying, Arise, and go toward the south unto the way that goeth down from Jerusalem unto Gaza, which is desert.” (Acts 8:26) – An angel gives specific instruction and guidance to Philip

  47. “But while he [Peter] thought on these things, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared unto him, and a light shined in the prison…” (Acts 12:7) – An angel intervenes to free Peter from prison.

  48. “But an angel of the Lord during the night opened the prison doors and brought them out, and said, “Go, stand in the temple courts and tell the people all about this new life.” (Acts 5:19-20) – An angel instructs the Apostles to spread the word of God.

  49. “Let them praise the name of the Lord, for his name alone is exalted; his splendor is above the earth and heavens.” (Psalm 148:13) – A call for angels and humankind alike to join in praising God.

  50. “And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly host praising God, and saying, Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.” (Luke 2: 13-14) – Angels erupt in praise when announcing the birth of Christ.

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