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Avenging Angels

Avenging Angels is a tautogram (all words start with the same letter). View more tautograms!

Group

Avenging Angels is a musical group.

  • album: "Fragmentary Reality"

Music

  1. "Avenging Angels" is a song by Space, released as the band's first single from the band's second album Tin Planet on 29 December 1997. The song reached No. 6 in the UK singles chart.
    • also known as Avenging Angels (Franny's 'Peaceful Devil' mix)
    • music by Tommy Scott
  2. "Avenging Angels" is a musical single of Space.
    • also known as Avenging Angels (disc 2: The Remixes)
    • released on (18 years ago)

Miscellanea

Avenging Angels is a school mascot.

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Google previewDictionary of Angels (1967)

by Gustav Davidson

Traditionally there were 12 avenging angels. [See Angels of Vengeance.] Avial — an angelic guard stationed before one of the halls (palaces) of the 7 Heavens. Avial is named in the Pirke Hechaloth. Avirzahe'e — a beloved but fearsome angel- prince guardian stationed at the gate leading to the 6th Heaven — according to the scholar Nachunya ben ha-Kane. [Rf. Margouliath, Malache Ely on.] Avitue — one of the 18 names of Lilith in rabbinic lore. [Rf. Hanauer, Folk- Lore of the Holy ...

Google previewThe Facts On File Dictionary of Classical and Biblical Allusions (2003)

by Martin H. Manser, David Pickering

According to Judeo- Christian tradition, the avenging angels, whose task it was to punish those who broke the laws of God, were among the first angels created by God. Twelve in number, they included Gabriel, Michael, Nathanael, Raphael, Satanel, and Uriel.“Harry smiled blandly till ...

Google previewMormonism: A Historical Encyclopedia (2010)

A Historical Encyclopedia by W. Paul Reeve, Ardis E. Parshall

But that did not keep the specter of Danites (the infamous "avenging angels of Mormonism" in pulp fiction) from appearing later in Illinois and frontier Utah, especially when there were cases of extralegal violence. Unique Mormon Attitudes Contributing to Violence The first Mormons unquestioningly accepted the prevailing American view of the inalienable rights of ...

Google previewTHE LOYAL WEST IN THE Times of the Rebellion; ALSO, BEFORE AND SINCE: BRING AN ENCYCLOPEDIA AND PANORAMA OF THE WESTERN STATES, PACIFIC STATES AND TERRITORIES OF THE UNION (1865)

by JOHN W. BARBER

Connected with the Mormon church is a band of men known as "the Danites," or " the avenging angels." This band is composed of the boldest of the Mormon ruffians. They are bound together by dreadful oaths ; they are the executioners of the church, carrying out its vengeance against apostates and offenders against the church discipline; and all church enemies are dealt with by these men, generally in a secret and terrible manner. None but God, Brigham Young and themselves ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Bible (1863)

by William Smith

After this there is a pause, the course of avenging angels is checked while 144,000, the children of Israel, servants of God , are sealed, and an innumerable multitude of the redeemed of all nations are seen worshipping ...

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