Angels And The Angels Of God Essay
Heavenly angels have always intrigued humanity; nonetheless, little is known about them. However, there is one thing about which we can be certain concerning angels; God has revealed to us exactly what He wants us to know about His heavenly messengers.
God created humanity perfect and sinless (Gen. 1:31); nonetheless, in time man sinned and became separated from God. (Gen. 3:14-19) But even in that early morning of time there is an indication that God already had a plan of salvation in mind for humanity. (Gen. 3:15)
God also created the angels; however, He did not provide a plan of salvation for them. When some of the angels in heaven sinned, God cast them out of heaven. (II Peter 2:4; Hebrews 2:16; Jude 6)
Even though angels are created beings and worship God, the plan of salvation, which we enjoy, does not cover angels. (Psalms 95:6; 103: 20-21).
Angels do not die nor do they procreate. (Luke 20:34-36) Angels are spirits who minister to those who are saved. (Heb. 1:14) The angels which remain in heaven have never lost their original relationship with God.
In an effort to disprove Jesus’ teaching regarding the resurrection, a group of Sadducees came to Jesus and reminded him of the Law of Moses, which included instructions for the “Kinsman Redeemer.” (Deut. 25:5). Then they supposed a situation where the oldest of seven brothers took a wife, but he died without children so the next brother took her; yet, in time he also died without children. This happened…