Hierarchy of Angels

The hierarchy of angels is a traditional Christian conception of the great chain of being, elaborated in the Middle Ages and given its popular form by Jacobus de Voragine’s “The Golden Legend”. The first three ranks are Seraphim, Cherubim and Thrones. These are followed by Dominions, Virtues, Powers, Principalities (or Potentates), Archangels and Angels. Seraphim […]