1. Religion & Spirituality
Send to a Friend via Email

Your suggestion is on its way!

An email with a link to:

http://angels.about.com/popular.htm

was emailed to:

Thanks for sharing About.com with others!

Angels & Miracles: Most Popular Articles

These articles are the most popular over the last month.
Who Are the Most Important Angels?
Who are the powerful spiritual beings known as archangels? Find out here!
How You Can Recognize Archangel Michael
Here's how you can recognize archangel Michael's presence with you...
How You Can Recognize Archangel Gabriel
Here's how you can recognize archangel Gabriel's presence with you...
Meet Archangel Uriel, the Angel of Wisdom
Who is the archangel Uriel? Find out here!
Why You Don't Have to Fear the Angel of Death
Many people are afraid of death. But what if there’s really nothing to fear, because the dying have angelic help when they pass away?
Who Is the Angel of Life?
Who is the archangel Metatron? Find out here!
How Do I Recognize Archangel Raphael?
Here's how you can recognize archangel Raphaell's presence with you...
What's the Role of Archangel Michael, Head of...
Who is the archangel Michael (also known as saint Michael)? Find out here!
Fallen from Grace: How Some Angels Became Demons
Not all angels are holy, some believers say. Some are faithful, but others are fallen angels (popularly known as demons) who work for evil rather than good. Learn about them here...
What Are Angel Colors, and How Can You Use Them...
Some people think of different types of angels according to seven different colors that correspond to the different ways they help people. Here's more about the fascinating system of angel colors...
How to Know If It's Really a Miracle
class="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" >What makes a miracle?
Why Birds Are Sometimes Seen as Spiritual...
Here's how God may send messages to people through birds, in the form of angels, spirit guides, or animal totems...
Meet Archangel Raphael, the Angel of Healing
Who is the archangel Raphael (also known as saint Raphael or Israfel)? Find out here!
What Do Guardian Angels Do?
Guardian angels work hard! Find out what a guardian angel is, as well as what a guardian angel may do to help you and other people.
How Does Archangel Michael Fight Satan During...
Here's the Bible story of how the holy archangel Michael fights the fallen angel Satan during the world's end times...
Who are Angels?
Who are angels, and what do they do?
How Guardian Angels Send Messages in Dreams
Your guardian angel may send you messages in your dreams after bedtime prayer or meditation. Here are some types of dream messages you may receive after contacting your guardian angel...
Why Archangel Gabriel Is the Angel of Revelation
Who is the archangel Gabriel (also known as Saint Gabriel or Jibril)? Find out here!
Meet Archangel Lucifer (Who is Satan?)
Who is the archangel Lucifer, who is Satan in popular culture? Find out here!
Can Cats Be Spirit Guides?
Here's how God may send messages to people through cats, in the form of angels, spirit guides, or animal totems...
Modern Miracles
Do miracles still occur? Many recent news stories describe what some people believe are miracles happening in today’s world.
Learn How to Pray More Powerfully
A prayer to experience a miracle or encounter an angel involves approaching God in a big way. Are your prayers too small for such a big pursuit? Here's how to pray bigger, more powerful prayers...
How Do I Recognize Archangel Metatron?
Here's how you can recognize archangel Metatron's presence with you...
How to Protect Yourself from Fallen Angels
Although faithful angels want to help you, fallen angels want to hurt you. Here's what you can to do protect yourself from fallen angels, who are commonly known as demons.
What Are Angel Colors?: The Blue Light Ray
What do the angels of the blue color light ray do, and how can you pray for their help? Find out here!
St. Francis of Assisi: A Man of Miracles and...
St. Francis of Assisi, founder of the Catholic Church's worldwide Franciscan order, was known for his love for the most vulnerable: poor people, sick people, and animals. He now serves as the patron saint of all animals. Here's a look at Francis' life and some of the miracles people say God performed through him.
Meet Archangel Chamuel, the Angel of Peaceful...
Who is the archangel Chamuel? Find out here!
What Do Guardian Angels Look Like?
If you could see guardian angels right now, what would they look like? Find out here!
Why Are Roses Such a Sacred and Spiritual Symbol?
Roses symbolize God's love at work in people's lives. These elegant flowers regularly show up in reports of miracles and encounters with angels. Learn here about rose meanings in spirituality, and the Rosary prayer that's named after roses...
Do You Know the Real Name of the Angel of Death?
Who is the archangel Azrael? Find out here!
Meet Archangel Barachiel, the Angel of Blessings
Who is the archangel Barachiel, and what are his main characteristics and roles?
Do I Have My Own Guardian Angel?
Do you have your own personal guardian angel who watches over you, or do different guardian angels jump into your life to help you when needed?
Say a Prayer to Archangel Gabriel, the Angel of...
Here's how you can pray for help from Gabriel, the angel of revelation...
What Happens During a Near Death Experience?
People who go through near-death experiences report that they've miraculously visited the afterlife, and often they're profoundly changed after they return. What usually happens during near-death experiences?
How Do I Recognize Archangel Chamuel?
Here's how you can recognize archangel Chamuel's presence with you...
Meet Archangel Raziel, the Angel of Mysteries
Who is the archangel Raziel? Find out here!
Meet Archangel Jophiel, Angel of Beauty
Who is the archangel Jophiel? Find out here!
Do People Become Angels When They Die?
Is it really possible to have people turning into angels after they die? Some faiths say that people can’t become angels, while other faiths say that it is indeed possible for people to turn into angels.
How Do I Recognize Archangel Uriel?
Here's how you can recognize archangel Uriel's presence with you...
Did Apparitions of the Virgin Mary Usher in...
Here's the story of Saint Mary's famous apparitions in Lourdes, France in 1858, and the healing miracles associated with them. These Virgin Mary appearances are known as
Contacting Your Guardian Angel: Touch Messages
Your guardian angel may send you messages in the form of physical touch during prayer or meditation. Here are some types of touch messages you may receive after contacting your guardian angel...
How Do Guardian Angels Protect Me?
Guardian angels are best known for the work they do protecting people. Here's a look at how guardian angels may be protecting you every day...
Who Was Saint Mary? (The Virgin Mary)
Saint Mary, who served as the mother of Jesus Christ on Earth, has inspired worldwide devotion. Here's a look at Mary’s life and some of the miracles people say God performed through her.
Say a Prayer to Archangel Uriel, the Angel of...
Here's how you can pray for help from Uriel, the angel of wisdom...
Meet Archangel Zadkiel, the Angel of Mercy
Who is the archangel Zadkiel? Learn about the angel's main characteristics, symbols, energy color, and roles in religious texts.
How Do Guardian Angels Help Me While I Sleep?
People need sleep, but angels don't. So guardian angels are always alert and ready to watch over you -- even when you're not awake. Here's how guardian angels take care of you while you sleep...
What is the Black Stone of Kaaba?
Millions of Muslim pilgrims on hajj to Mecca, Saudi Arabia perform a sacred ritual around a black stone housed in a chamber called the Kaaba. Why is this stone (which they believe archangel Gabriel gave a prophet) so important? Learn about it here!
What is Archangel Metatron's Cube in Sacred...
People who practice either sacred geometry or Kabbalah believe that Archangel Metatron oversees a mystical cube -- called Metatron's Cube -- that plays an important role in how creative energy flows throughout the universe that God has created...
What Are Angel Colors?: The Purple Ray
What do the angels of the purple color light ray do, and how can you pray for their help? Find out here!
What Are Angel Colors?: The Green Light Ray
What do the angels of the green color light ray do, and how can you pray for their help? Find out here!
How a Guardian Angel Might Use Visual Messages
Your guardian angel may send you messages you can see during prayer or meditation. Here are some types of visual messages you may receive after contacting your guardian angel...
Prayer to Archangel Michael
Here's how you can pray for help from Michael, the head of all angels...
Meet Archangel Ariel, the Angel of Nature
Who is the archangel Ariel? Find out here!
What are Some Inspirational Quotes About Birds?
A bird is an inspiring animal that represents freedom and spiritual growth, and God sometimes works through birds to perform miracles. Here are some inspirational quotes about birds...
Are Angels Male or Female? (What Are Angel...
What are angel genders? Has God made some angels male and others female, or are angels really genderless?
Dogs as Divine Messengers: Animal Angels,...
Here's how God may send messages to people through dogs, in the form of angels, spirit guides, or animal totems...
Prayer to Archangel Raphael
Here's how you can pray for help from Raphael, the angel of healing...
Contacting Your Guardian Angel: Scent Messages
Your guardian angel may send you messages in the form of fragrances during prayer or meditation. Here are some types of scent messages you may receive after contacting your guardian angel...
What Do Religious Texts Say About Angel Wings?
When people think about angels, they often picture them with wings. But do angels really have wings? If so, what does the Bible and other religious texts have to say about angel wings?
Meet Archangel Haniel, the Angel of Joy
Who is the archangel Haniel? Find out here!
Meet Archangel Sandalphon, Angel of Music and...
Who is the archangel Sandalphon? Find out here!
What Are Angel Colors?: The Pink Light Ray
What do the angels of the pink color light ray do, and how can you pray for their help? Find out here!
Soursop: Why Some People Say This Tropical...
Learn about soursop (also called guanabana), a tropical fruit that some say has miraculous abilities to fight cancer...
What are Angel Types in Islam?
What are the different types of angels in Islam? Here’s a look at who’s who among Muslim angels:
17 Famous Quotes About Guardian Angels
People love guardian angels! Check out some famous quotes about them here...
Seraphim Angels: Burning With Passion for God
The seraphim angels are the angelic order that's closest to God. Learn about these fiery angels here!
What Are Angel Colors?: The Yellow Light Ray
What do the angels of the yellow color light ray do, and how can you pray for their help? Find out here!
Meet Archangel Selaphiel, the Angel of Prayer
Who is the archangel Selaphiel (also known as Zerachiel)? Find out here!
What Are Angel Colors?: The Red Light Ray
What do the angels of the red color light ray do, and how can you pray for their help? Find out here!
Sacred Stones: The High Priest’s...
Today, some people use crystal stones as prayer tools when seeking miracles from God and his angels. But the practice is an ancient one. The Bible and Torah record how God himself instructed people to make a breastplate for a high priest that featured 12 different gemstones to use in prayer. Learn about it here!
What are Some Inspiring Quotes About Miracles?
Looking for some inspiration today? Check out these inspiring quotes about miracles!
What are Some Inspiring Quotes About Angels and...
God's love flows powerfully from him to us through angels. Here are some inspiring quotes about love that angels bring into our lives...
What Are Angel Colors?: The White Light Ray
What do the angels of the white color light ray do, and how can you pray for their help? Find out here!
How to Ask Your Guardian Angel Questions
Here's how you can ask your guardian angel questions during prayer or meditation...
What are Angel Types in Christianity?
What are the different types of angels in Christianity? Here’s a look at who’s who among Christian angels:
What the Bible Says About Angels
How does the Bible describe angels? Find out here!
How Do I Recognize Archangel Zadkiel?
Here's how you can recognize archangel Zadkiel's presence with you...
How Do I Recognize Archangel Selaphiel?
Here's how you can recognize the presence of archangel Selaphiel (also known as archangel Zerachiel) with you...
What are Some Famous Quotes about Saint Mary...
People worldwide have credited Saint Mary (the Virgin Mary) with many different miracles, from healing that helps people in need to miraculous apparitions that encourage people. Here are some famous quotes about Mary's miracles...
Who Was the Angel Who Wrestled with Jacob?
The Bible and the Torah tell the famous story of the prophet Jacob wrestling with a mysterious man. It's clear that the man is visiting Earth from heaven, but who is he? Some people say it's archangel Phanuel, and others say that it's God himself appearing in angelic form...
Prayer to Archangel Chamuel
Here's how you can pray for help from Chamuel, the angel of peaceful relationships...
Meet Archangel Jeremiel, the Angel of Hopeful...
Who is the archangel Jeremiel? Find out here!
What Are Angel Languages?: How Do Angels Speak?
Angels work as God's messengers to people, communicating in a variety of ways. One of those ways is through speaking. Learn here about how angels speak to people!
Bible Angels: Elisha and an Army of Angels
The Bible describes a heavenly army of angels surrounding a city where an earthly army was trying to capture the prophet Elisha and his terrified servant. 2 Kings 6:8-23 tells the story of how prayer opened Elisha's servant's eyes so he could see the angelic protection God had provided for them. Here's a summary, with commentary...
Saint Mary's Appearance in Vailankanni, India
Here's the story of Saint Mary's famous apparitions in Vailankanni, India in the 1500s, and the miracles associated with them. These Virgin Mary appearances are known as
How Do I Recognize Archangel Barachiel?
Here's how you can recognize the presence of archangel Barachiel (also known as archangel Barakiel) with you...
Prayer to Archangel Barachiel
Here's how you can pray for help from Barachiel, the angel of blessings...
How Do I Recognize Archangel Raziel?
Here's how you can recognize archangel Raziel's presence with you...
How Do I Recognize Archangel Ariel?
Here's how you can recognize archangel Ariel's presence with you...
Miracles of Jesus: Healing a Paralyzed Man
A paralyzed man's friends did whatever it took to get him to Jesus in the midst of a large crowd -- even when it required drastic action. Then, the Bible says, Jesus miraculously healed the man and he began to walk. Here's the story of what happened that day...
How Do I Recognize Archangel Haniel?
Here's how you can recognize archangel Haniel's presence with you...
Prayer to Archangel Metatron
Here's how you can pray for help from Metatron, the angel of life...
Meet Archangel Raguel, the Angel of Justice and...
Who is the archangel Raguel? Find out here!
What Are Angels Made Of?
Angels appear in many different forms when they visit Earth. But what are angels really made of at their core?
What Does the Bible Say About An Angel Helping...
As Jesus fought an intense spiritual battle the night before his crucifixion, an angel appeared to strengthen Jesus to endure the suffering that was to come...
Who Was Saint Thomas the Apostle?
Saint Thomas has become known as
Do People Pray to Angels?
Do you ever pray to angels, or do you only pray directly to God? Here's a look at different religious beliefs about how to pray.
Saint Michael the Archangel
Learn about Saint Michael the Archangel and the prayer topics he specializes in responding to...
How Do Guardian Angels Answer Prayers?
Guardian angels do a lot to take care of the people they’re assigned to on Earth. But does their work include answering prayers?
How Do Guardian Angels Care for Children?
Many people believe that guardian angels are especially close to children. Learn here how angelic beings guard children from danger!
How Did an Angel Expel Adam and Eve From the...
After the Fall (when sin first entered the world), an angel cast the first two human beings -- Adam and Eve -- out of the Garden of Eden. That angel was archangel Jophiel, according to Christian and Jewish tradition. Here's what happened...
Angels: Beings of Light
class="no-js" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Article" > itemprop="description" > Light that’s
How to Pray for Help from Zadkiel, the Angel of...
Here's how you can pray for help from Zadkiel, the angel of mercy...
How Do I Recognize Archangel Jophiel?
Here's how you can recognize Jophiel's presence with you...
What are Some Inspirational Quotes About...
A dolphin is an inspiring animal that represents joy and compassion, and God sometimes works through dolphins to perform miracles. Here are some inspirational quotes about dolphins...
The Miracle of Getting Out of Debt
Here’s how you can work with God and the angels to achieve the miracle of a debt-free life...
Baobab: The Tree of Life
Learn about the ancient Baobab tree, which is often called the Tree of Life because of its miraculous qualities...
How Do I Recognize Archangel Phanuel?
Here's how you can recognize archangel Phanuel's presence with you...
Horses as Divine Messengers: Animal Angels,...
Here's how God may send messages to people through horses, in the form of angels, spirit guides, or animal totems...
Prayer to Archangel Jophiel
Here's how you can pray for help from Jophiel, the angel of beauty...
Contacting Your Guardian Angel: Testing the...
Here's how you can test the identity of the spirit (or spirits) responding to you when you try to contact your guardian angel through prayer or meditation...
Dolphins as Divine Messengers: Animal Angels,...
Here's how God may send messages to people through dolphins in the form of angels, spirit guides, or animal totems.
Angels at War
When soldiers fight powerful enemies in battle, they may have even more powerful forces helping them: angels.
How Does Archangel Raphael Heal People in the...
Here's the story of how archangel Raphael (also known as Saint Raphael) heals people both physically and spiritually while accompanying a boy on a journey, as described in the Book of Tobit (considered part of the Bible by Catholic and Orthodox Christians)...
Meet Archangel Raphael, Patron Saint of Healing
Learn about Saint Raphael the Archangel and the prayer topics he specializes in responding to...
Meet Archangel Jehudiel, the Angel of Work
Who is the archangel Jehudiel? Find out here!
Prayer to Archangel Jehudiel
Here's how you can pray for help from Jehudiel, the angel of work...
How Do Guardian Angels Guide Me?
Guardian angels stand ready to give you valuable guidance in any situation, believers say. Here's a look at the different ways guardian angels may guide you...
Contacting Your Guardian Angel: Using Prayer...
Here's how you can prepare to contact your guardian angel by using prayer or meditation tools such as candles, crystals, religious art, and aromatherapy...
Who Was Saint Roch (Patron Saint of Dogs)?
St. Roch is one of the patron saints of dogs. Here's a look at Roch's life and some of the miracles people say God performed through him...
Miracles of Jesus: Feeding the 5,000
When a crowd of thousands of people followed Jesus to a mountainside, they got hungry, but hardly any food was available. So Jesus took what a boy offered -- the bread and fish he'd packed for lunch -- and multiplied it many times over to feed everyone there. What does the Bible say about this famous miracle that has come to be known as
How Jesus Healed 10 Men of Leprosy
When a group of 10 men who suffered from leprosy encountered Jesus Christ, they dared to believe that he would heal them -- and he did, simply by speaking a few words, the Bible says. Here's the story of this famous miracle...
A Reader Shares the Day He Met an Angel
Here's a true story by reader Joe Diaz, about how an angel answered his prayer for the money he needed while looking for a job...
Contacting Your Guardian Angel: Choosing a...
Here's how to choose the best times and places to focus on contacting your guardian angel...
What are Some Stories of Animals Helping People...
Sometimes miracles happen when people need help and animals reach out to the humans they love...
Meet Archangel Seraphiel, Angel of Purification
Who is the archangel Seraphiel? Find out here!
What Are Some Catholic Guardian Angel Prayers?
Different religious traditions have passed different guardian angel prayers down through their histories. Here are some from Catholicism...
Top 5 Popular Songs About Miracles
These popular songs express a popular message: miracles can happen.
What are Some Inspirational Quotes About Dogs?
A dog is a loving and inspiring animal, and God sometimes works through dogs to perform miracles. Here are some inspirational quotes about dogs...
Prayer to Archangel Jeremiel
Here's how you can pray for help from Jeremiel, the angel of hopeful visions and dreams...
Miracles of Jesus: Healing a Bleeding Woman in...
Find out about the famous Bible story where Jesus Christ heals a woman who had been suffering from a bleeding conditions for years.
What Are Angel Languages?: How do Angels Write?
Angels work as God's messengers to people, communicating in a variety of ways. One of those ways is through writing. Learn here about how angels write to people!
How Do I Recognize Archangel Raguel?
Here's how you can recognize archangel Raguel's presence with you...
Top 10 Popular Songs About Angels
Here are some of the most popular angel songs in music. Some of these songs describe heavenly angels, and others sing the praises of people with angelic love.
What Are Angel Languages?: How Do Angels...
Angels work as God's messengers to people, communicating in a variety of ways. One of those ways is through music. Learn here about how angels use music to communicate!
What are Angel Types in Judaism?
What are the different types of angels in Judaism? Here’s a look at who’s who among Jewish angels.
What Are Some Famous Quotes About Seeking...
How do you seek a miracle when you want to experience one? Here are some famous quotes about seeking miracles.
Do Angels Know My Secret Thoughts?
Angels watch your life and hear your prayers. But do they know your secret thoughts?
Prayer to Archangel Raziel
Here's how you can pray for help from Raziel, the angel of mysteries...
How Does Archangel Gabriel Quiz Muhammad in the...
Here's the story of the Hadith of Gabriel, which describes archangel Gabriel quizzing the prophet Muhammad about what Islam means...
Meet the Angel of the Lord
Who is the Angel of the Lord? Find out here!
Prayer to Archangel Ariel
Here's how you can pray for help from Ariel, the angel of nature...
Miracles of the Gospels
Who is Jesus and what miracles has he performed? The Bible's four Gospel books (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) describe Jesus' miraculous ministry.
How Do I Recognize Archangel Sandalphon?
Here's how you can recognize Archangel Sandalphon's presence with you...
Famous Stories of Miraculous Forgiveness
These famous people were deeply hurt, yet chose to forgive and credited God for the miraculous power to do so.
Smelling the Roses
The scent of roses in the air when no rose flowers are nearby is a sign that an angel may be communicating with you. A rose fragrance may also accompany the delivery of a blessing from God, such as a miraculously answered prayer.
Miracles of Jesus: Changing Water to Wine
The very first miracle of Jesus Christ's ministry on Earth happened when he and his mother, Mary, were attending a wedding where the host ran out of wine to serve guests. Jesus changed water to wine that day, believers say. What does the Bible say about this famous miracle? Here's the story...
The Miracle of the Sun in Fatima, Portugal...
Here's the story of the Miracle of the Sun that thousands of people witnessed in Fatima, Portugal on October 13, 1917 during an apparition of the Virgin Mary (Saint Mary)...
Angels of the Qur'an
How does the Qur'an describe angels? Find out here!
Near-Death Experiences: Miracles or Illusions?
Millions of people throughout recorded history have reported going through near-death experiences. Believers say that such experiences provide miraculous evidence that an afterlife exists, while skeptics say that the experiences are simply a natural part of the dying process. What's really going on?

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.