Archangel Uriel is the archangel of wisdom and philosophical illumination. The name Uriel is pronounced YUR-ee-el and is translated “God is Light” or “Light of God.”
Being the embodiment of the Light of God can mean many things, so throughout history, Uriel’s angelic functions have been diverse and varied.
Uriel belongs to a group of angels known as the illuminated seraphim.
Of the nine choirs of angels, the seraphim stand closest to the Creator. If you are in need of insight, illumination and wisdom it is a good idea to call upon Archangel Uriel.
Archangel Uriel provides us with a direct link to the realm of spirit. If you have been looking for a way to raise your personal vibration and become connected with higher energy, connecting with Archangel Uriel will certainly help.
Who is Archangel Uriel?
Archangel Uriel is one of the most powerful of all of the archangels, with the special ability of being able to reflect the Light of God.
God’s light is unimaginable to humans, so the closest that humans can get to being in the actual presence of God is to have His light reflected upon us by Archangel Uriel. For this reason, Uriel is also known as the ‘Angel of the Presence.’
Though angels do not have actual genders, Uriel has been most often portrayed throughout history with masculine features. He is associated with power, lightning, thunder, fire, and electricity.
Generally, Archangel Uriel is depicted as a guide, carrying a scroll on which you will find answers to all of your questions concerning your life path, and a staff or a bright lamp which he uses to guide you on your life path.
In the Bible, Uriel is believed to be the angel that came to Noah to warn him about the coming flood.
He is in the same category of historically important archangels as Michael, Raphael, and Gabriel. Like these high energy archangels, Uriel is also referred to as St. Uriel.
Uriel is a high energy spiritual being who acts as a special conduit of God’s great wisdom and illumination, working selflessly to illuminate all of humanity.
Archangel Uriel offers unconditional service to all of humanity, sharing the light of wisdom that illuminates all human souls.
Archangel Uriel’s Ruby Ray
The color that is associated with Archangel Uriel is ruby red, which is also associated with the energy of the root chakra.
This color represents the power and vitality of the life force, which is what Uriel brings when you connect to him. With energy and vitality, Archangel Uriel acts as a stabilizing influence in your life.
Uriel’s ruby red ray is a reference to this light and energy. When ruby red light which moves to purple and has tiny flecks of gold swirling about within it appears to you, it is a sign that Uriel is with you.
The light of God as it is reflected and transmitted by Uriel can have a restorative and healing effect on anyone who receives it.
Whenever we feel fearful, rejected, or abandoned we should call upon Archangel Uriel to lift our vibration with his healing energy.
Connecting With Archangel Uriel
When we want to invoke a powerful spiritual being like Archangel Uriel it is important to do whatever you can to leave negative thoughts and feelings behind, opening yourself to higher spiritual energy.
Come to Uriel with a calm mind and an open heart and you will get an answer.
A great way to stop your negative thoughts is to build an angel altar to Uriel that will serve as a sacred space in your home.
The angel altar should contain highly spiritual images, texts and items that are sacred to you. Ruby red crystals and other ruby red items should also be placed on your altar as a representation of Uriel’s high energy.
There are many ways that you can connect directly with Archangel Uriel. Begin by quieting your mind through a chant, reciting a litany, or meditating on your breath.
Once your mind is quiet and focused, you can perform a visualization of Uriel and his ruby ray, or you can recite a traditional invocation:
Archangel Uriel, angel of wisdom and illumination, I thank God for bestowing His wisdom upon you and I pray that you send this wisdom to my life. Please shine the Light of God into my heart.
Whenever I’m facing an important decision, illuminate my mind with God’s wisdom and help me find creative solutions that will bring peace to my life.
Archangel Uriel is a master at transforming lower energies into higher frequency vibrations. Within each negative emotion that we experience there is a spiritual lesson that we can learn that will transform our understanding and lift us to a higher spiritual state. Come to Archangel Uriel whenever you need creative solutions to problems, and he will lift your heart and mind to a higher vibrational level.