By Doreen Virtue
Archangel Raphael is the supreme healer in the angelic realm and chief role is to support, heal, and guide in matters involving health. Raphael means "God heals" or "He who heals" in Hebrew. Many believe that it is derived from the Hebrew word Rophe, which means "medicine doctor. In Catholicism, he is Saint Raphael, the patron of healing, physicals, travlers, and matchmakers.
Anytime you call upon Raphael, he's there. The healing archangel isn't shy or subtle in announcing his presence. He wants you to know that he's with you, as a way of comforting you and alleviating stress along your way to a healthy recovery.
In this gallery, read the eight different ways Archangel Raphael may send signs to reveal himself. You will know Archangel Raphael is near when you see these signs.
Doreen Virtue, Ph.D., is a fourth-generation clairvoyant and an author of over twenty books on angels including "Angels 101," "The Miracles of Archangel Michael," and "Signs from Above."
Reprinted from "The Healing Miracles of Archangel Raphael" by Doreen Virtue, with permission of Hay House Publishers. Copyright 2010. All rights reserved.
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