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By Aleksander R. Michalak

during this learn, Aleksander Michalak focuses almost always at the organization of angelic beings with battle within the Jewish literary resources. the writer has tested a number of the depictions of the warrior angels within the literature of the second one Temple interval almost about the roots of such representations, their recognition, and diverse theological implications. He focuses particularly on Michael, Gabriel, and the varied nameless belligerent angelic figures that seem within the biblical and apocryphal texts. Imagery of angelic army job has been researched in the context of the person basic resources yet making an allowance for the wider 'angelological' history. The literary thoughts explored by means of the writer comprise expectancies of angelic participation in an eschatological battle in addition to their function during this clash, institutions of angelic warriors with convinced Jewish heroes, angelic safety of the partitions of Jerusalem, and angelic army energy either as defenders and destroyers.

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