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1 St.Michael the archangel

2 St.Michael St. Michael is one of the principal angels; his name was the war-cry of the good angels in the battle fought in heaven against the enemy and his followers. St. Michael is an archangel in Jewish, Christian, and Islamic tradition. He is viewed as the field commander of the Army of God. He is mentioned by name in the Book of Daniel, the Book of Jude, and the Book of Revelation.

3 St.Michael In the book of Daniel, Michael appears as "one of the chief princes" who in Daniel's vision comes to Gabriel's aid in his contest with the angel of Persia. Michael means "who is like God"

4 Weapons of St.Michael

5 facts St. Michael the Archangel is a saint because he is a being in communion with God. St. Michael the Archangel was not born and did not die. He's an angel. Angels are pure spirits who were immediately created by God. The four archangels are Michael, Gabriel, Raphael, and the fallen Lucifer.

6 Lucifer the fallen angel
Luicfer is called a fallen angel because he was banished from heaven and it’s like a banishment or punishment. Lucifer is Satan Lucifer Lucifer was banished from heaven because he betrayed God which is called anointed cherub

7 How did St.Michael become a saint
St. Michael was created by God as an angel and a saint long before the universe even existed. Yes, for thousands, maybe billions of years, Saint Michael the archangel had nothing to do at all. He spent the most of his time sharpening his sword and polishing his shield. He needed these weapons because he knew God's favorite archangel Lucifer was going to turn on all of the host of heaven.

8 Why was there a war in heaven
There was a war in heaven because Lucifer betrayed God and tried to overthrow him. So Michael tried to stop him so all good angels and bad angels went to war in heaven.

9 Angels of heaven blow trumpets in triumph

10 Michael casts out rebel angels

11 Michael fights rebel angels

12 Michael fights rebel angels

13 Defeat of rebel angels

14 Michael and Satan

15 Michael's victory over the devil

16 The fall of the Rebel Angels

17 Public statue of St Michael

18 St.Michael is a patron saint of
St.Michael is a patron saint of battle because he is in the army of God

19 Why this saint became a saint
St.Michael became a saint by defeating Satan "the Devil" and casting him out of hell, after Satan or "Lucifer" went against God and tried to overthrow him and take over heaven.

20 Feast day St.Michael’s feast day is September 29th and it is called Michaelmas.

21 symbols

22 St. Michael prayer Saint Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle; be our protection against the wickedness and snares of the devil. May God rebuke him, we humbly pray: and do thou, O Prince of the heavenly host, by the power of God, thrust into hell Satan and all the evil spirits who prowl about the world seeking the ruin of souls. Amen

23 Prayer to St.Michael

24 end This is the end of my speech thank you

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