WHO CONTROLS THE ANGELS
Some people think they control the angels, but I have never found one Bible verse anywhere that supports that point of view.
The verses below regarding angels all show that God controls His angels.
Angels also exert their own control which is what happened when Satan took his fallen angels with him. It was their choice.
I worry because Satan and his demons are very good at pretending to be angels of light and could dupe these wonderful people.
2 Corinthians 11:14-15: And no wonder! For Satan himself transforms himself into an angel of light. 15 Therefore it is no great thing if his ministers also transform themselves into ministers of righteousness, whose end will be according to their works.
The Lord, the God of heaven, who took me from my father’s house and from the land of my birth, and who spoke to me and who swore to me, saying, ‘To your descendants I will give this land,’ before you, and you will take a wife for my son from there.
He said to me, ‘The Lord, before whom I have walked, will send His angel with you to make your journey successful, and you will take a wife for my son from my relatives and from my father’s house;
“Behold, I am going to send an angel before you to guard you along the way and to bring you into the place which I have prepared.
I will send an angel before you and I will drive out the Canaanite, the Amorite, the Hittite, the Perizzite, the Hivite and the Jebusite.
But when we cried out to the Lord, He heard our voice and sent an angel and brought us out from Egypt; now behold, we are at Kadesh, a town on the edge of your territory.
Now in the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city in Galilee called Nazareth,
And he said to me, “These words are faithful and true”; and the Lord, the God of the spirits of the prophets, sent His angel to show to His bond-servants the things which must soon take place.
Now as Jacob went on his way, the angels of God met him.
Or do you think that I cannot appeal to My Father, and He will at once put at My disposal more than twelve legions of angels?
He had a dream, and behold, a ladder was set on the earth with its top reaching to heaven; and behold the angels of God, were ascending and descending on it.
And He said to him, “Truly, truly, I say to you, you will see the heavens opened and the angels of God ascending and descending on the Son of Man.”
Psalm 103:20; Bless the Lord, (and) you His angels,
Mighty in strength, who perform His word,
Obeying the voice of His word!
Hebrews 1:7; And of the angels He says,
“Who makes His angels winds, And His ministers a flame of fire.”
Psalm 104:4; He makes the winds His messengers,
Flaming fire His ministers.
Luke 1:19; The angel answered and said to him, “I am Gabriel, who stands in the presence of God, and I have been sent to speak to you and to bring you this good news.
Hebrews 1:14; Are they not all ministering spirits, sent out to render service for the sake of those who will inherit salvation?
Exodus 23:23; For My angel will go before you and bring you into the land of the Amorites, the Hittites, the Perizzites, the Canaanites, the Hivites and the Jebusites; and I will completely destroy them.
Numbers 20:16; But when we cried out to the Lord, He heard our voice and sent an angel and brought us out from Egypt; now behold, we are at Kadesh, a town on the edge of your territory.
Isaiah 37:36; Then the angel of the Lord went out and struck 185,000 in the camp of the Assyrians; and when men arose early in the morning, behold, all of these were dead.