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Saint Selaphiel the Archangel, he is often seen as the Patron Saint of prayer and worship for members of the Eastern Orthodox Church and some Catholic traditions. In some Orthodox traditions, he is said to help people interpret dreams, break addictions, protect children, preside over exorcisms, and rule over music in heaven. Orthodox Christians will seek his help if their prayer is suffering from distractions, inattentiveness, or coldness.

A prayer often said in Orthodox and Catholic traditions is the simple St. Selaphiel Prayer for Intercession:

O Pure and Holy Archangel St. Selaphiel, thou dost bow before the Almighty Lord offering angelic salutations of praise and thanksgiving. Guide us in our prayer. Like thee, we would like to unceasingly pray and worship God in the right way. May our lives be like incense pleasing to God. While awaiting for the inevitable time of separation from this material world, may we praise the Holy Trinity in the spirit of true love and humility throughout the days of our lives in eternity. Obtain for us these favors (name them) and present to God the Father all these petitions through Jesus Christ our Lord, together with the Holy Spirit, forever and ever. Amen.

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Bellisima Angel ❤

May I purchase a copy?

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Yes, but it will be expensive. We can discuss this in a direct message.

Beautifully glorious! How can I purchase this angel?

Linda Boyd

Stunningly breathtaking

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Beautiful and impressing!
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 Nod   يالا الروعة انت حقا موهوبة جدا Thbl !
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In Love شكرا جزيلا لك
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عفوا عزيزتي
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Damn. Looking at her makes me feel at peace.
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Thank you) But Saint Selaphiel the Archangel - it's a HE. All Angels and Archangels in Christianity, Judaism and Islam are males (male by gender, not by sex), not women.
In Byzantine Orthodox texts the angels are described as beautiful royal eunuchs, but never as females.
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Sorry! I don't really understand much about angels.
But it really is a beautiful drawing :)
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No problems :D 
I'm just telling the truth about the angels to distinguish stereotypes from real information about angels.
Thank you for your understandingSmile 
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Just beautiful :love:
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Thank you!Love 
Beautiful work! I discovered your work years ago through the picture of loki dancing! And I am stunned by how well your art depicts both history and lore! Very well done!
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Aw, thank you! I'm very glad Spread More Love Emote - PLZ :love: remake II  
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Спасибо! :3
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Ah so pretty, a new artistic take on angels. :)
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