Holy Archangel Raphael - is an angel whose role is that of providing healing to the earth and to its inhabitants, hence his name whose etymology is Hebrew-Rafa’El, and meaning is "It is God who has healed ". He cares for the convalescence of the ill, serves as the unseen guide for those who are travelling diligently with important chores and furthermore he is the protector of weddings and conjugal love.

Who is my Guardian Angel? Padre, messenger of the Angels, reveals the name of your Guardian Angel thanks to his gifts as a psychic.

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The Assembly of the Archangels (synaxis ton asomaton). Byzantine, Constantinople or Crete Late 15th century. Tempera on gold ground and gesso on wood. The origins of the feast (.:'Arkhangelsky Sobor',Gk.: 'Synaxis Ton Asomaton') probably date from the 10th century; the earliest images are found in the 11th century. The Greek word Asomatos (a = not, somatos = physical) means here non-bodily or spiritual as opposed to earthly and physical.

Synaxis of the Archangels - exhibited at the Temple Gallery, specialists in Russian icons