Whenever the name “angel” is mentioned, does this refer only to one of the created heavenly beings we picture in our minds; one of God’s messengers sent to this world to carry out His will? Or could it refer to someone else?
One was strong, one was fat. One had great riches, one owned a cat (or two).
Chances are, you might not have heard of biblical characters Lahmi, Raddai or Archelaus. But you’ve definitely heard of their famous sibling.
Jesus was naked on the cross. They never show that in the church-authorised depictions. It begs the question: have we Christians failed to recognise the radical nature of the jagged descent Jesus chose to make?
We can learn a lot from these acts of faith! Did your favourite make it onto the list?