Choirs of Angels in Three Hierarchies

by Steve Ray on March 20, 2020

We have a pack of dogs, a flock of birds, a forest of trees – the word used for groups of angels is “choir.”

Here is a clever little diagram to describe and explain the choirs of angels in all their different categories. (Click on the image for a larger image).

According to many theologians, like St. Thomas Aquinas, there are 9 choirs of angels in 3 hierarchies.

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Screen Shot 2020-03-03 at 12.23.36 PMTo learn more about Angels, I have a new talk (actually an interview) entitled “Angels: the Good, the Bad and the Unexplained.” You can see or purchase a copy here.


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