We call the Archangel Raphael in the face of illness and pain, and we ask you to put your hand and intercede for our speedy healing.
But what does the archangel Raphael mean?
His name in Hebrew means "God heals" which comes from the Hebrew word rapha which means "healer". It is also called "Medicine of God."
Do you know who Raphael is among the Archangels?
He is one of the seven main Archangels of the Catholic Church and other religions, and together with the other Archangels, their goal is to care for Mother Earth.
Rafael is in charge of helping humans and animals to heal both physically and emotionally.
He is the patron of physicians and healers, the Angel of Science, and the protector of medicine.
What is the angel of disease?
Rafael is the patron saint of the sick and hospitals because he is the Angel who brings God's healing energy to human beings.
We turn to him fundamentally in these times when all humanity is affected by a pandemic and we ask him to intercede for our health.
Many are those who pray to him every day and ask him to protect his family from this disease that ravages all corners of the world.
Rafael is health, hope and faith for people.
What is asked of the Archangel Saint Raphael?
In addition to asking for health and healing for all, this archangel also has immense power over our beliefs and feelings, since it teaches us that healing comes when:
- there is a change in thoughts,
- we stop closing our own mind, and
- we overcome fear-based words or attitudes.
It is said that the archangel Raphael will always help us to understand that the body is an instrument for the soul to be able to evolve on this plane and that is why it must be cared for with much love.
If we don't take care of ourselves and love ourselves, its healing power will never reach us.
And it is that Rafael represents the healing and purification not only of our body, but also of the soul, as it helps to maintain the balance of emotions and health.
Archangel Raphael is patron and protector of:
- The blind,
- the nurses,
- the doctors,
- the neuropaths,
- the healers and
In Islam, the archangel Raphael is called Israfel and is known as the archangel who will be in charge of giving the signal on the day of the Last Judgment, by orders of Allah.
Raphael, the Archangel who protects and heals us
The Archangel Raphael appears in the book of Tobías, seen as a guardian angel, because he protects Tobías from all dangers: from the fish that wanted to devour him and from the demon that would have killed him, like the other seven suitors of Sara.
It also cures the father's blindness as God's medicine and patron of those who care for the sick.
It is one of the 7 Rays of the Universe, one of the 7 Archangels who place themselves at our service, when we call them.
Archangel Raphael is the head of the healing angels and as such deals with the healing of the body and the purification of the mind, until we reach the truth.
How does the Archangel Raphael manifest himself?
- Protect travelers
- He is in charge of the power of sight and vision
- Helps us accept and understand God's healing and keeps us away from negative energies
- It helps us understand the past and leave it behind in order to follow the path of life with a new vision of the future of hope and regeneration.
- Helps the sick in their transition to a new life of personal growth
- Provides us with constancy to fulfill the divine plan
- Bring happiness back to homes
Summon Rafael to heal us How to pray to the Archangel?
We invoke the archangel Raphael in the face of illness and for any physical pain, lack of emotional balance and to help us understand and understand, to find the truth we seek.
We also ask Rafael for the harmony of marriages and the happiness of the home.
We must know that the color that symbolizes the forces of the archangel Raphael is green, so we must always pray to him, lighting a candle of that color, so that he hears us and responds to our request.
A request for help can be made at any time, depending on the urgency and severity of the situation in which we find ourselves.
What day do you pray to Archangel Raphael?
If our need is not urgent, we can use Thursday, which is the day it represents, if you want preferably at night.
Its original festivity and celebration is on October 24, but this date was joined in the 20th century in a joint celebration with the Archangels San Gabriel and San Miguel, since then all three are celebrated on September 29.
This is how we pray to the archangel Raphael: Prayer for the healing of the body and soul
Beloved Raphael, Archangel of healing and Consecration, you who bring the sacred light to the world so that we all know the truth and divine healing
You, glorious angel, who radiate the green light of hope and with your rays drive away disease, anguish and the shadows of evil
O most holy archangel Saint Raphael! pattern of health and healing, today I invoke your presence and your power
In these moments of need I ask for your help, so that you heal me with the gift that God gave you
Help me, my powerful heavenly lord, to overcome this problem that has caused me so much anguish and that does not allow me to lead a normal life.
Merciful Saint Raphael the Archangel, you who heal everything, who pity the afflicted, do not abandon me in this difficult stage of my life
I implore you with all the strength of my soul, give me divine help in my current need: (Mention what you want to heal)
Free me, Archangel Raphael, from this evil that affects me and takes away my strength, my health and my hopes, and allow me to regain my being,
Grant me the strength to be able to bear this disease and overcome it, so that one day I will walk the Earth again healthy and happy, in the name of the Lord.
I thank you, Rafael, for giving us all the people who haveabitaWe see on earth the manifestation of Divine Health,
I know that you will listen to my request and help me to move forward, trusting in your immense powers to heal and purify my soul.
So be it, Archangel Raphael