(Picture of Archangel Uriel from St Johns Church)
The Archangel Uriel’s name translates to “God Is My Light”, so if you are faced with confusion or trouble in making a touch decision, making the prayer to Archangel Uriel will help you gain a clear focus of direction and wisdom.
The Archangel Uriel is the fourth of the seven archangels who appears in the Old Testament Book of Tobit and in some other Judaic and post-Christian traditions.
He is most popular in the Russian Orthodox Church and also recognized by the Anglican Church. The name is derived from the term “Archie” meaning “arshy”. In the Kaddish, he is prayed for courage to overcome death and to live for God. He is also known as Saint Uriel the Archangel.
Praying to the Archangel Uriel is known to bring peace and wisdom to your life, if you are facing a tough decision and lacking clarity of mind then be sure to read on.
How to Summon Archangel Uriel?
The best way to summon Archangel Uriel is through prayer.
The angel of wisdom is often invoked by students, but his wisdom can also help those who are in doubt, or learning.
A prayer that summons Archangel Uriel is as follows:
Archangel Uriel, angel of wisdom, I thank God for making you so wise and pray that you would send wisdom to me.
Please shine the light of God’s wisdom into my life
whenever I’m facing an important decision,
so I can decide in light of what’s best.
Please help me seek God’s will in all situations.
Archangel Uriel is often portrayed as a mighty warrior archangel carrying a sword. He is often shown in a white robe similar to that worn by Moses when he was born on Mount Sinai.
In some paintings, his left eye is replaced with the sun.
This was done to emphasize his role as a leader of God’s army.
Archangel Uriel also played a role in the rescue of Jesus’ cousin John the Baptist from the Massacre of the Innocents ordered by ing Herod.
He carries John and his mother Saint Elizabeth to join the Holy Family after their Flight into Egypt. Their reunion is depicted in Leonardo da Vinci’s Virgin of the Rocks.
Connecting with your Guardian Angel
Is Archangel Uriel your guardian angel? If you’re not sure, this test can help you find out who were the guardian angels assigned to you at birth. An intervention from Archangel Uriel can be much more powerful if he is one of your three angels.
Archangel Uriel is seen as a provider of wisdom, so is often turned to in prayer before exams.
Archangel Uriel Prayer for Studying
Here is a prayer invoking Archangel Uriel to help you with your studying, exams and overall pursuit of knowledge
“Dear Archangel Uriel,
Please let me focus my mind,
And receive all the knowledge, wisdom and
Understanding that I need”
Archangel Uriel can assist us in many ways. We might also pray to Archangel Uriel for wealth.
Prayer to Archangel Uriel for Money
“Archangel Uriel, please clear all of the blocks to my financial security, and allow abundance to flow my way so that I no longer have to worry about money.”
Lastly, we might want to just pray for Archangel Uriel without asking for anything. Many people pray for help, but even after receiving many blessings, they forget to properly show their appreciation for the angel’s intercession. Many people simply don’t know how to properly summon and thank an archangel. As usual, the best way to do so is with prayer.
Prayer to Archangel Uriel for Protection
Most Holy and Gracious Uriel, Ever-present and all-seeing Archangel,
I am but a humble servant in need of your protection from the forces of evil.
I beseech you to surround me with your holy light, to fill me with your strength and courage, and to banish all darkness from my heart and mind.
I know that with you by my side, I am invincible.
I am grateful for your endless love and support.
In your holy name I pray,
Archangel Uriel is a very powerful archangel, and he is sure to intercede in your behalf against the forces of evil. If you are looking for a saint to intercede for you, look into this prayer to Saint Benedict for protection against evil.
Prayer to Summon Archangel Uriel
Archangel Uriel, angel of wisdom. Today I thank you, who are the wisest of all the angels.
I thank God for giving you your wisdom, and through you may His wisdom also come to me.
I know that without wisdom we are lost. We need wisdom in our lives in order to make the right choices, to know what is best for us, and to avoid making mistakes that could lead to harm.
I pray that you keep giving us wisdom when we are making decisions about our future, when we are dealing with difficult situations, and when we are simply trying to figure out God’s will for our lives.
I thank you for the wisdom that you have already given us. We love you and we appreciate all that you do for us.
I am so grateful to have you as a guide and protector. Thank you for always being there for me, and for helping me to find my way.
I know that you are always with me, and I am so thankful for your guidance.
Thank you for helping me to see the light in every situation, and for helping me to find my way back to the truth.
I know that you are the archangel of light and wisdom, and I am so grateful for your help.
Let us know in the comments your results after praying to Archangel Uriel, remember when you pray to the saints you are simply asking them to pass your message to God and for God to allow the archangel to act on your prayer.