Angels appear frequently in Scripture, but only Saint Gabriel Archangel, Saint Michael Archangel and Saint Raphael Archangel are named. Each of the archangels performs a different mission in Scripture: Michael protects; Gabriel announces; Raphael guides.
The three angels that appeared to Abraham in the oak grove of Mamre, in the region of Hebron. Michael, as the greatest, walked in the middle, with Gabriel to his right and Raphael to his left All three angels were commanded to carry out a specific mission. Gabriel’s mission was to destroy Sodom; Michael’s mission was to inform Sarah that she would give birth to Isaac in a year’s time; Raphael’s mission was to heal Abraham and save Lot.
Saint Gabriel Archangel is A GUARDIAN OF TRUTH AND DIVINE MESSENGER. Gabriel meaning GOD IS MY STRENGTH helps with openness and honesty in order to tell the truth, thus increasing our respect for truth. He helps you to be guided by intuition and your inner voice. He is the protector of children, caring for the soul of the child in all of us, especially when our spiritual growth has for some reason stopped, and when we are internally wounded or in need of love.
Saint Michael Archangel is referenced in the Old Testament and has been part of Christian teachings since the earliest times. In Catholic writings and traditions he acts as the defender of the Church, and chief opponent of Satan and the leader of the army of God against the forces of evil.
Saint Raphael Archangel, whose name means ‘he who heals,’ is the angel of healing and healers. … Raphael is the patron saint of the sick, as well as the patron saint of those who heal the sick, particularly doctors and pharmacists. St. Raphael is also the patron saint of travelers.