Archbishop's Message

Archbishop of Hyderabad

Most. Rev. Thumma Bala, D.D.

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he Church celebrates the feast of the Archangels Michael. Gabriel and Raphael on the 29th September. In the liturgy of this day, the Church gratefully professes her faith in the providence of our heavenly Father through the ministry of His Angels for our present covenantal life with Him in Christ and prays: ‘God our Father, in your loving providence you send your holy angels to watch over us. Hear our prayers, defend us always by their protection and let us share your life with them forever.’ St. John tells us in his gospel account of Jesus, that Jesus told Nathaniel that the Angels of God would be serving His reign as the glorious Son of man over the people of His new and everlasting covenant: “I tell you most solemnly, you will see heaven laid open and, above the Son of man, the Angels of God ascending and descending.”

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