Mankind - Metatron.
the Mansions of the Moon - Click here.
March - Malchidiel and
Melkejal, among others.
In ancient Persian lore, Favardin.
the Marriage of Contraries -
Mars, the planet - Uriel,
according to Camfield in A Theological Discourse of Angels).
May - Ambriel,
Khurdad (in Persian lore), and
Media - an unnamed tutelary angel who ruled the ancient land of Media.
He eventually "became corrupted through national bias" and is now one of the
Memory - angels who are summoned during Mosaic incantations and occult rites, they include
Mercury, the planet - in gnosticism,
In cabalism, Bne Seraphim.
Mercy - Rhamiel,
St. Francis of Assisi has also been called an angel of mercy and is depicted, with wings, in
The Douce Apocalypse. He is said to have been transformed into the Rhamiel upon his ascension to Heaven.
Meteors - see Angel of Comets.
Might - unnamed angels whose names, according to the pagan text Adversus Nationes
I by Arnobius, were stolen from the shrines of the Egyptians by Christ.
Mighty Counsel - the
version of the passage in Isaiah 9:6 that Christain apogists interpre to be one of the prophecies of the
advent of Christ and one of His many forms.
Migration - Nadiel.
Mohammed - an angel that Mohammed saw when he was transported to Heaven that had "70,000 heads,
each head having 70,000 faces, each face 70,000 mouths, each mouth 70,000 tongues,
each tongue speaking 70,000 languages, and all employed in singing God's praises."
Monday - Gabriel,
Abuzaha, among others.
Mons (legendary) - the angels of Mons are phantom horsemen who, according to Machen in
The Bowmen and Other Legends of the War, appeared at the battle of Mons to assist the English.
the Months of the Year - Gabriel
(January), Barchiel (February),
Adnachiel (November), and
In Persian lore, in the same order, Bahman,
For the cabalistic angels of the months
Moon - Click here.
Morals - Mehabiah.
the Muses - Uriel,
Vretil. Collectively, the
nine Etruscan Gods, the Novensiles,
constitute the Muses,
according to Arnobius in Adversus Nationes III.
Music - Israfel.
the Mutations of the Moon - Mah.
Mysteries - Raziel,
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Night - Leliel,
the North - Oertha,
North Star - Abathur,
four of the uthri (angels) in Mandaean lore.
North Wind - Chairoum.
Nourishment - Isda.
Also see Angel of Food.
November - Adnachiel and,
in ancient Persian lore, Azar.
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Obedience - Sraosha.
Oblivion - Purah
(a.k.a. the Angel of Forgetfulness.
October - Aban and
the Odd (fictional) - a wingless angel who speaks Dutch-English and is like an automaton, who
"presides over the contretemps of mankind" in Edgar Allen Poe's short story of the same name.
According to the story, his job is to "bring about the odd accidents which are continually astonishing the sceptic."
Omnipotence - a group of eight angels, there names are:
During the Citation of Liviathan Atuesuel, Ebuhuel and Elubatel are
to force demons to appear and carry out the wishes of the invocant.
Oracles - Phaldor.
Order - Sadriel.
Orion - an unnamed angel of the Alphabet of Rabbi Akiba who is counted among the
"splendid, terrible and mighty angel chiefs" that pass before God to celebrate the First Sabbath.
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Paradise - both on earth and in Heaven:
Gabriel, among others.
In Mandaean lore, Rusvon
and in ancient Persian lore, Sirushi
(a.k.a. Sirush Ashu and Ashu).
Patience - Achaiah.
Peace - an unnamed angel who, according to Jewish legend, opposed the creation of man.
He, along with those under him, was burned by God for his indescretion. The
Angel of Truth and his charges suffered
the same fate, and for the same reason. Later on, however, they were all brought back to life.
According to Enoch, it was the angel of peace that gave him the tour of Heaven and told him the names
of the four archangels of the presence -
and what their duties are. They were originally seven angels of peace and, also according to tradition,
the "angels of peace visit every Jewish home when the holy Sabbath is being ushered in." In gnostic lore,
the prince of peace is Melchisedec.
Penance - Phanuel.
Pentateuch - Click here.
Persecution - a personal devil who, according to Roman Catholic doctrine, resides within each of us,
along side our guardian angel.
Persia - Dubbiel.
Perversion - an angel who "every man has close by him," along with "an angel of holiness or sanctity,"
according to a second-century C.E. apocryphon, the Shepherd of Hermas.
Pisces - in ceremonial magic, Pasiel,
also Rasamasa and
the Plagues - an unnamed angel who appears over Jerusalem brandishing a sword to punish the Jews,
especially King David, for instituting a census (the numbering of people apparently being an offense to God).
The angel was appeased by David burning sacrifices on the threshing-floor of Araunah. For more on this story,
read I Chronicles @ of the Bible.
Plants - Sachluph.
the Pleiades - an unnamed angel of the Alphabet of Rabbi Akiba who is
mentioned as one of the "splendid, terrible and mighty angel chiefs" who pass before God to celebrate the First Sabbath.
Peotry - Uriel,
the order of the Powers - Click here.
Praise - an unnamed angel of Ginzberg's The Legends of the Jews I,
where it says "the third creation of the second day [of Creation] were the angel hosts,
both the ministering angels and the angels of praise." Specifically, the angels of praise
constitute the orders of the Seraphim,
Prayer - there are six such angels found in occult writings:
However, according to Manson's A Companion to the Bible, there are "seven
who convey the prayers of the saints to God.," therefore
could also be included among the six mentioned above.
Precipices - Zarobi.
Pregnancy - Sinui and
who are invoked to help women during labor, and an unnamed angel of Jewish legend who insures that
all newborns resemble their fathers. The reason for this unnamed beings assistance is to protect the
mother from having to incur charges of adultry should the baby be born with no resemblance to the male parent.
the Presence - there are twelve such angels, a.k.a.
Angels of the Face. they are:
According to The Zohar,
these angels were expelled from Heaven for revealing the "mystery," a.k.a. God's purpose.
In Rabbinic tradition the Angels of the Presence number seventy and they serve as teachers to mankind.
And, according to Eliphas Levi, these angels reside in the
See also Angels of Glory and
Angels of Sanctification.
Pride - Rahab and
Priesthoods and Sacrifices -
Principalities - Click here.
Proclamation - Gabriel,
Progress - Mercury and
Prosperity - Anauel.
Prostitution - Eisheth Zenunim,
Agrat bat Mahlat,
all of whom mated with Samael
at one time or another.
Protection - Ambriel.
Punishment - the seven Angels of Punishment, according to the Maseket Gan Eden and Gehinnom, are:
Amaliel is also an Angel of Punishment.
In Gnosticism Ariel is named by
Pistis Sophia as the angel who is in
charge of the punishments in Hell and Asmodel,
as the demon of punishment.
And, according to Enoch and Eliphas Levi, these angels reside in the
Third Heaven, and are known as the
Grigori (according to Enoch,
Hell is in the north of the Third Heaven). Accoring to Psalm 7, the five Angels of Punishment that Moses
met while in Heaven are: Af,
Another source names Harbonah
as an Angel of Punishment.
Purity - Tahariel.
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Quaking - angels that Moses saw surrounding the throne of glory during his forty day visit to Heaven.
They are the strongest angels in Heaven.
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Rage - N'mosnikttiel.
Rain - the five Angels of Rain in Rabbinic lore are:
In ancient Persian lore it is Dara.
Rarified Air - Ram Khastra and
Repentance - Shepherd,
Resurrection - an unnamed angel, often referred to as the
Angel of the Lord,
who rolled away the stone that blocked the entrance to Jesus' tomb.
Revelation - Gabriel.
the Right - Gnostic angels who had prior knowledge of Christ's birth.
Righteousness - Michael.
The Angel of Righteousness in The Shepherd of Hermas is unnamed and described as being
"mild, modest, gentle and quiet." He is also said to be one of two angels who are constantly with mankind,
the other is the Angel of Iniquity.
the Rising Sun - Michael,
the River Jordan - Nidbai and
Rivers - Trsiel and,
in Persian lore, Dara.
the Rocks - Adjuchas.
Rome - Samael, a.k.a.
Satan in post-Biblical lore.
Rome used to be called Edom.
Running Streams - Nahaliel.
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