Today is the Feast of St. Michael and All Angels (transferred). What are we to make of the angels? Our image of them depends, it seems, on classical antiquity.
|the ole samothrace|
Here we find winged supernatural beings, messengers of the Gods, which become messengers of the God, whose perfection demands angelic ubiquity. Every person, Altar, and planet, for example, has its Guardian.
|rich old margarine demon|
I shouldn't hesitate to invoke that assistance, but be careful how you go.