Angels

A Cardinal perched on top of a ladder; Illustration by Michael Glenwood
Angels

This Cardinal Reminded Her That Angels Were Nearby

The heaven-sent bird may have helped save her from a terrible fall.

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A sand dollar underneath a wave; Illustration by Tatsuro Kiuchi
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This Sand Dollar Became a Heaven-Sent Sign

Finding the perfect sea creature reminded her that she was never alone.

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Military men in conversation with a glowing angel in their midst; Illustration by Jonathan Bartlett
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An Answered Prayer for a Military Chaplain

He was terrified of going into battle in Afghanistan. Then an angelic being soothed his fears.

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An illustration of a man in his pajamas observing a starry night; Illustration by Jesus Sotes
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A Heaven-Sent Message in His Recurring Dreams

As a boy he had prayed in the pre-dawn hours with his grandmother.  Was she still with him?                        

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An illustration of children playing as an angel hovers over; Illustrations by Elvis Swift
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5 Stories of Angels Intervening with Children

Angelic encounters kept these kids safe, whether they were camping in the mountains or stumbling upon a snake in the yard.

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Craig (left) tells the whole story of this Maine State Prison program
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Training Service Dogs Gave Them a Second Chance at Life

As a prison guard he looked down on the veteran inmates. But then he learned how working with the dogs had changed them—and him.

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A angel mother cradling her child; Illustration by Orlando Hoetzel
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God's Grace Helped Her Meet the Challenges of Special Needs Parenting

God helped her to be the best mother for her daughter with Down syndrome.

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An illustration of Rafe the Shrimper; Illustration by Marco Ventura
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An Angelic Fisherman Saved His Life Twice

Two chance encounters, years apart, with a friendly shrimper steered him away from danger.

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An illustration of a single airplane flying through the clouds; Illustration by Tatsuro Kiuchi
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They Took Direct Flights to Heaven

Our blogger recalls how his mother and a beloved parishioner both died quickly and peacefully.

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An illustration of a wedding ceremony with two angels in the crowd; Illustration by Jamey Christoph
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Was Her Father’s Dream a Heavenly Sign from Above?

She knew that angels, including her deceased grandfather, attended her pandemic wedding.

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