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(St. Thomas Aquinas, however, assigned St. Michael as the prince of the last choir, the angels.) St. Michael the Archangel has been invoked for protection on various occasions. In 590, a great plague struck Rome.
Silver Oxidized Saint Michael the Archangel Medal with Jump Ring. A prayer to Saint Michael for the Moral Renewal of Our Country and the Protection of All Human Life is available under the Pro Life Category heading.
In this vision, God gave Satan the choice of one century in which to do his worst work against the Church. The devil chose the twentieth century. So moved was the Holy Father from this vision that he composed the prayer to St. Michael the Archangel: "St. Michael the Archangel, defend us in battle!
St. Mary & Archangel Michael Coptic Orthodox Church. Guangdong, Guangzhou. China. Diocese of Sydney
Prior to 1878, the Scapular of St. Michael the Archangel could be worn as part of a Roman Catholic Archconfraternity. Presently, enrollment is authorized as this holy scapular remains as one of the 18 approved by the Church. Apart from his being a patron of warriors, the sick and the suffering also consider Archangel Michael their patron saint.
Prayer to Saint Michael the Archangel – Glorious Saint Michael, guardian and defender of the Church of Jesus Christ, come to the assistance of His followers, against whom the powers of hell are unchained.
Saint Michael's third role is weighing souls (hence the saint is often depicted holding scales) on Judgment Day. And finally, Saint Michael is the Guardian of the Church. Defeat of Satan and the fallen angels. Saint Michael is viewed as the commander of the Army of God. From the time of the apostles, he has been invoked and honored as the …
Saint Michael the Archangel serves as the patron saint of sick people who are suffering from any type of illness.He is also a patron saint of people who work in dangerous conditions such as military personnel, police, security officers, paramedics, sailors, and grocers.
St. Michael the Archangel Saint Michael the Archangel isn't a saint, but rather he is an angel, and the leader of all angels and of the army of God. This is what the title "Archangel" means, that he is above all the others in rank.