Uriel’s name means “God is my light.” He helps us clear a path so we can follow our destiny. He can also help divert natural disasters. He’s the angel who helped the prophet Ezra interpret predictions about the coming Messiah. Uriel is often depicted holding a flame of light and a book to symbolize his ability to guide us with clarity and light. Uriel is known as the angel of Wisdom so call on him when you need to see a situation more clearly. Uriel helps to release us from destructive emotions and to make clear decisions. He is associated with the color purple for divine love.