Summary: This is the 4th study in the study "Angelology".
FAITHFUL ANGELS (Part 2)
As we saw in our last study, there are two classifications of angels within Scripture; those which followed Satan and have fallen and those angels which followed God and are the elect or holy angels. In this study we will look at the work and ministry of the faithful angels.
Angel¡¦s Activities In Heaven
2. They observe the people of God (Luke 12:8-9 (quickview) 15:10; 1 Corinthians 4:9 (quickview) 11:10; Ephesians 3:10 (quickview) 1 Timothy 5:21 (quickview) 1 Peter 1:12 (quickview) ).
4. They rejoice in the works of God. God¡¦s work of creation (Job 38:7 (quickview) Revelation 4:11 (quickview) ). God¡¦s work of redemption (1 Timothy 3:16 (quickview) Revelation 5:11-12 (quickview) ).
Angel¡¦s Activities On Earth
Concerning The Saved
1. They inform, instruct, and interpret concerning both the will and Word of God. The following individuals are examples of those who received ministry from angels.
Concerning The Unsaved
5. They will judge the earth during the tribulation. They hold back the four winds of Heaven (Revelation 7:1 (quickview) ). They pronounce the seven trumpet judgments (Revelation 8:2 (quickview) ). They cast Satan and his angels out of Heaven (Revelation 12:7-8 (quickview) ). They announce the eternal hell awaiting all unbelievers (Revelation 14:10 (quickview) ). They predict the fall of Babylon (Revelation 14:8 (quickview) ). They announce the fall of Babylon (Revelation 18:1-2 (quickview) ). They pour out the seven vial judgments (Revelation 15:1 (quickview) ). They announce Armageddon (Revelation 19:17 (quickview) ). They accompany Christ at His Second Coming (2 Thessalonians 1:7-8 (quickview) ). They gather the unsaved for eternal hell (Matthew 13:39-43 (quickview) ). They bind Satan in the bottomless pit (Revelation 20:1 (quickview) ).
Concerning The Savior