Bill Webber has been a pastor, an adjunct seminary professor, and a supervisor of doctoral students. He received a B.A. from Wheaton College, a Master of Divinity from Northern Seminary, and a Doctorate of Ministry from Midwestern Seminary. For his post-graduate research, he studied at Yale Divinity School.
He is married to Marilynn Carlson Webber, widely known as "the angel lady," and has a personal collection of 4,000 angels at home. Recognized as angel authorities, the Webbers have appeared on hundreds of radio and television programs. They have served as consultants on angels for television networks and major magazines, and have lectured on angels to hundreds of audiences.
Together, they wrote the book, A Rustle of Angels: Stories About Angels in Real Life and Scripture. Their book sold 330,000 copies in English and was translated into several other languages. It won the Excellence in Media Award and was nominated for the Gold Medallion Award. Stories from the book have been on prime-time television, as well as in magazines like Reader’s Digest, Guideposts, and Ladies Home Journal.
Other books by the Webbers include How to Become a Sweet Old Lady Instead of a Grumpy Old Grouch and Tea With the Angel Lady. Bill Webber has been a contributor to many books including Beliefnet’s Big Book of Angels and From the Ashes: A Spiritual Response to the Attack on America, Chicken Soup for the Soul, and Prayers for Every Need.
Bill Webber's column for Beliefnet is titled, "A Rustle of Angels."
Columns and articles by William D. Webber
Do Angels Pray for Us?
Do angels intercede for us? Also, why did God create angels that would remain good instead of ones that rebelled against him?
Are Humans the Children of Angels?
Were we created from from angels? Also, if Satan was the most beautiful angel in Heaven, why is he drawn as an ugly demon?
Do Angels Have Fun?
Are angels serious all the time or do they know how to lighten up? Plus, Bill Webber reveals whether he has seen an angel before.
Do Angels Look Like God?
Were angels made in God's image like humans or are they completely original creations?
Did George Washington Have a Guardian Angel?
Did America's first president meet an angel at Valley Forge?
Why Didn't God Forgive Satan?
If God is loving, why didn't he pardon Satan's rebellion? And was Satan also the first angel that God created?
What You Didn't Know About Christmas Angels
What role did the fallen angels have during Jesus' birth and how many angels sang to the shepherds? Learn more about the Christmas angels.
Say a Thanksgiving Prayer for Angels
This year, take a moment and say a prayer of thanks to your angels for all their help and support.
Guardian Angels, Part 2
In the second part of two articles on guardian angels, our angel expert answers questions on seeing divine protectors and warrior angels living among us.
Guardian Angels, Part 1
In part one of two articles on guardian angels, our angel expert answers questions on guardian angel protection and meditating to meet angels.
Was I Born an Angel?
While one woman wonders if she was an angel born as a human, others question the appearance of angels in their dreams and whether "bad" angels can be destroyed by a special weapon.
The Angel Gabriel
With so many books and movies on the angel (or archangel) Gabriel, what info is right and wrong?
Dreaming of Angels in Dressed in White
After angels appear in our dreams, will changes immediately appear in our lives? Also, how are angels different from God and do angels speak their own language?
Are There African-American Angels?
Are there black angels? Do angels have ethnicities or various cultural backgrounds?
The Angels of Easter
What supporting role did angels have in the story of Easter?
Catholics vs. Protestants: What Do They Believe About Angels?
Do all Christians agree on the same ideas and beliefs regarding God's messengers?
Do Angels Get Involved in Your Love Life?
One engaged couple almost didn't get married--until an angel appeared to reassure them.
The Angels of Martin Luther King, Jr.
Did the famous civil rights activist ever encounter angels in his life?
Shepherding the Angels
This Christmas, take a closer look at the shepherds who faced the angels on the night a special baby was born.
Should I Ask Angels for a Sign?
Also, was the creature-like being I saw my guardian angel?