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#2 Angelology: Good Angels, Pt. 1

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2-ANGELOLOGY: GOOD ANGELS 2.1 BIBLICAL THEOLOGY 2.1.1 ORIGIN OF ANGELS Ps 148:2, 5 Col 1:16 Mt 22:30; See Lk 3:38 TIMING? Gen 1:1, 31; 2:1; Ex 20:11 Job 38:6-7; see Gen 1:1 2.1.2 NATURE OF ANGELS Creatures, not divine – Personal spirits, not flesh and blood – • Intellect (1 Pet 1:12) • Emotion (Job 38:7) • Will (Dan 10:10-14) • Speak (Dan 10; Mt 1; Lk 1-2; etc.) • Spirits (Heb 1:14; invisible in Col 1:16) • Bodily form (Gen 18-19; Mt 28:5; Heb 13:2); contrast heavenly visions (Is 6; Ezek 1:5-8; Dan 10:5-7; Rev 10:1-3) • They do not procreate (Mt 22:30) and they do not die (Lk 20:36). • Male or female? Gen 18:2; Josh 5:13; Lk 1:13; contrast Zech 5:5-11. Powerful, not omnipotent – Ps 103:20; Mt 28:2; Acts 5:19; 12:7; Rev 10:1; etc. Dan 10:13 Wise, not omniscient – 2 Sam 14:20; 1 Pet 1:12 Intangible, not omnipresent – Dan 9:21, 23; Dan 10:10-14 Glorious, but reflectors – Ps 104:4/Heb 1:7; Rev 18:1; Lk 2:9 DISCUSS: Lower or Higher than Man? – • Psalm 8, esp. v 5 • Heb 2:7, 9 • 1 Cor 6:3
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