Angel Names Index
Biqa "Good person"
Bizbul "in Zebul"
Black Angels - A name used,
especially in Islamic lore, for the fallen Angels.
Black Angels are generally considered demons. The
two most famous fallen Angels by this appellation
are Nakir and Monker.
Blinded Angel - The term used by
Pope John Paul II for the devil, Satan. The pontiff
implies that the devil has chosen to blind himself
to the light and beauty of God and so exists in
perpetual darkness, the blackness of sin. (See also
Boamiel - An Angel mentioned in
the obscure Jewish mystical work the Book of the
Angel Raziel and ranked as one of the Angels with
authority over the four divisions of heaven.
Boel (a.k.a. Bohel,
Booel, Boul, Dohel) - One of the foremost
Angels occupying the first heaven (of the seven
heavens), according to the lore of the Zohar. Boel
has possession of the four keys of the four corners
of the Earth. He thus has the keys that can, if he
is so instructed by God, open the gates of the
Garden of Eden, which were locked after the fall of
humanity and which had two very stern Cherubim
placed as guards. As a ruler or guardian of one of
the planets, he has authority over Saturn.
Bottomless Pit, Angel of the - The
Angel who has authority over the abyss, the
bottomless pit, often also called hell. This Angel
is usually identified as Abaddon (or Appolyon).
Abaddon holds the key and also has the duty (or
perhaps the pleasure) of binding Satan for one
thousand years. There has been some debate over the
centuries concerning whether the Angel of the
bottomless pit is good or evil.
Burning Bush, Angel of the
famous Angel of the event recorded in the Book of
Exodus (3:2) in which Moses beheld the burning
bush. Some scholars prefer to say that the burning
bush was not really an Angel, but God assuming this
memorable form. In one Jewish tradition, the name
of the Angel of the burning bush was Zagzagel.
Others feel it was the Archangel Michael
Butator (a.k.a. Angel of
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"Millions of spiritual creatures walk the
earth. Unseen, both when we wake and when we
"Come to the edge, he said. They said: we
are afraid. Come to the edge, he said. They came. He pushed
them and they flew."
"For he shall give his Angels charge over
thee to keep thee in all thy ways. They shall bear thee up
in their hands, least thou dash thy foot against a
"A real friend
is like an Angel who warns you by her presence and
remembers you in her prayers."