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Zadkiel is the archangel of forgiveness and mercy.
Through his influence we can experience true forgiveness which leads to true joy and spiritual freedom. Archangel Zadkiel’s energetic vibration is extremely high and spiritually uplifting.
Simply placing your mind on Archangel Zadkiel with sincerity and faith with cleanse your spiritual energy body and raise your vibration to a higher level.
When you feel as though you are bound to a past that you are trying to leave behind, or to self-defeating habits, you can count on Archangel Zadkiel to release you from it with the healing power of God’s mercy.
Who is Archangel Zadkiel?
The name Zadkiel means ‘righteousness of God,’ but he is often known as Hesediel which means ‘Grace of God.’ He teaches beings to trust in God’s mercy and benevolence.
Zadkiel is known by several other names and is the Patron of those who forgive.
In Rabbinical sources, Zadkiel is thought of as the angel of God’s mercy. Many Jewish scholars have thought that Archangel Zadkiel was the angel who intervened to stop Abraham from sacrificing his son Isaac.
In the Kabbala Archangel Zadkiel is described as one of the co-chieftains who works with powerful Archangel Michael to protect humanity from lower energies.
Often depicted with violet wings and a dagger, Zadkiel is a protective angel who has been listed as one of the protectors of the West Wind.
In Jewish mysticism, Zadkiel is associated with the planet Jupiter, and acts as one of the standard bearers in Michael’s army of heaven.
Along with Jophiel, Zadkiel follows directly behind Archangel Michael when the armies of heaven battle the forces of darkness.
Archangel Zadkiel’s Violet Ray
Zadkiel is the archangel of the seventh ray of spiritual enlightenment. In Kabbalistic lore, the seven traditional archangels are said to represent the seven rays of light that correspond directly to the levels of spiritual enlightenment.
Each ray contains one of the qualities that we need to experience spiritual enlightenment.
Archangel Zadkiel’s violet ray embodies God’s love, forgiveness and mercy. When we experience true forgiveness and mercy it has a liberating quality that points us in the direction of true freedom.
To advance on the spiritual path and achieve spiritual transformation, we need to leave lower energies behind.
Color and sound are energies that bypass the rational mind and work at the level of the soul. Archangel Zadkiel’s violet ray transforms lower energies into vibrations of the highest possible frequency.
This transformative aspect of Zadkiel’s power is known as spiritual alchemy and is central to many mystical traditions including the Kabbala and Christian mysticism.
How You Can Benefit From Connecting With Archangel Zadkiel
We consult Archangel Zadkiel when we want to cleanse our energy, need protection from lower energies, or need to improve or enhance our mental powers.
In our darkest hour, when we are most needy, Zadkiel comes to comfort us. Most of the pain we experience comes from being mired in negative emotions like guilt and shame.
Archangel Zadkiel has the power to release us from these negative emotions and raise our energy to a higher state.
Archangel Zadkiel’s energy has the ability to heal all kinds of memory related problems and can restore our cognitive functioning. When you are in a situation that requires you to use your memory to its fullest potential, call upon Archangel Zadkiel for his help.
Zadkiel’s powers can be very helpful for our careers. Often we feel as though we are off purpose, working in a field that is not our true calling. With the help of Zadkiel we can release the negative emotions that make us feel bound, and find our true purpose in life.
By helping us master the power of our minds, Zadkiel is a huge help to students or anyone who needs to remember important information. If you need to remember names, dates, or figures, call upon Zadkiel and you will see the power of your intellect increase greatly.
Connecting With Archangel Zadkiel for Forgiveness and Mercy
In the Kabbala, Zadkiel is associated with the Fourth Sephiroth which corresponds to the quality of mercy and forgiveness.
When we think of forgiveness we often think of throwing ourselves upon the Lord’s mercy, but an important part of spiritual development is forgiving ourselves. Self judgment is a serious problem for those of us on the spiritual path.
Archangel Zadkiel can be invoked to improve your mental powers, release negative emotions, and find God’s mercy and forgiveness.
To invoke Archangel Zadkiel, simply light a candle of your choice and say his name either inwardly or outwardly. Once you are focused, say the following invocation, or one like it:
Archangel Zadkiel, angel of mercy, please guide me with your wisdom. Show me the power of forgiveness and mercy and help me to release any negative judgments I hold concerning myself and others. Help me experience divine mercy and the power of forgiveness in each moment of my life. — Amen
By connecting with Archangel Zadkiel and activating the violet ray, we can learn to forgive ourselves for our shortcomings and failures and see ourselves as God sees us –with unconditional love.