Will Archangel Michael defeat Satan? Response to a question

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The question was asked, “Will Michael defeat Satan?” The answer is a resounding “yes.” Scripture tells us: “Then I saw an angel come down from heaven with the key of the Abyss in his hand and an enormous chain. He overpowered the dragon, that primeval serpent which is the devil and Satan, and chained him up for a thousand years. He threw him into the Abyss, and shut the entrance and sealed it over him, to make sure he would not deceive the nations again until the thousand years had passed” (Rv 20:1-3). Continue reading

Did Michael visit Jesus in Gethsemane?

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The question was asked, “Did Archangel Michael visit Jesus in Gethsemane?” The short answer is ‘yes.’ Michael was the angel sent by God the Father to console Christ after His massive heart attack and in the absence of His Mother, Mary.

Is Lucifer stronger than Michael?

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The question was asked, “Is Lucifer stronger than Michael the archangel?” The answer is in the negative. Lucifer being Satan, the Devil, he only has the strength and capacity to do harm insofar as God allows him to – no more, no less. Archangel Michael has the full strength and support of the Holy Trinity and the Virgin Mary in all his activities, because he lives fully in the Will of God.

The story of Michael and Satan

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Prior to the beginning of time, “The Heavenly Father revealed to the Angels the future Incarnation of His Divine Son, whom they were to adore in His Sacred Humanity . . . He also revealed to them the surpassing dignity and glory of Mary whom, as the Mother of God, they were to venerate as their Queen. Lucifer, one of the most glorious and exalted princes of the heavenly court, dazzled Continue reading

The beauty of Archangel Michael

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Your beauty is incomparable to that of the other angels. As the Prince of the heavenly hosts, the transcendent beauty that you present reflects the depth to which you have penetrated into the fullness of the Triune God. A beauty only second to that of God’s other created being in the heavenly hierarchy, the Blessed Virgin Mary – your “Lady” and your Queen.