Are angels real?

There has been a long-standing debate about the existence of angels divided between those who believe angels are real and those who believe they are just a product of imagination and religious folklore.
Oftentimes, we think angels as messengers from God, the bringers of news either good or bad. Belief in the existence of Angels is not peculiar to Christianity alone, they come up in Hindu religion, among the latter day saints and also in islam. Traces of belief in Angels can be traced as early as the Assyrian and Mesopotamian civilizations.
Traces of angel belief were also identified in ancient Greece and in Persia. Angels in these civilizations wher represented with different names, for instance, with the Vikings, they were the Valkyries, Hindus call them Apsaras and in Africa they were called Orisha.
In Christian religion, angels are depicted as spirits who come to the earth to protect humans from danger and temptation. As protectors, these angels were often referred to as guardian angels. Every person is said to have their own guardian angel. This Christian belief has been in existence as far back as the fifth century.
Angels have served inspiration for different artists and have long been the subject of different art forms. They are usually depicted with joy, beauty, and peace. Their reasons for being with humans is said to be to redeem, uplift faith and trust. There are a lot people testifying to angels helping out in dealing with pain and guilt.
People would often visualise Angels as Humans with bird wings who usually have the sweet smell of flowers accompanying them along with the tolling sounds of bells, chimes and trumpets. People who have testified to seeing angels would see light around the figure and would feel intense good emotions like love, warmness, peacefulness and sense of being. ``Angels, as they appeared in most art forms are depicted as cute, chubby babies with wings or the spirits of dead relatives and friends. But in the Bible towards Revelation, angels are depicted as adults with wings. Angles do not appear completely like this, according to some testimonials, because of the brightness that surrounds the angles, you would also see the glimpse of the face, arms, or legs. Actually in the Bible, the angels in Jesus tomb were described as two men. During the annunciation of Mary, the angels were also human beings without wings. There are a few exceptions though, saying angels are not winged creatures.
Are all angels good?
Not all of the angels are good, there are fallen angels which people believe to be demons. This came from the bible in the old testament where that there were we are told that angels were cast of from heaven for developing lustful inclinations towards women on earth, marrying and giving birth so about one-third of the angels were sent down to Earth.
For some angels are referred to be products of and conjured by the imagination. Some would believe that we turn into these supernatural beings to explain the things that are difficult to explain and understand. Nowadays, angels are described to be ordinary people who perform extraordinary, random acts kindness to people. There are a lot of people testifying to mysterious strangers helping people in time of need, offers kind words who then, after changing the course of other people’s lives, disappear suddenly.
This long ongoing debate about the existence of angels is not going to be resolved anytime soon. The world and our life is just wonderful and mysterious the possibilities are endless. But everybody seems to agree on one point though, we need more angels, whether there are divine or among us humans.

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