The Word Among Us

July/August 2012 Issue

Warriors in a Spiritual Battle

Angels help us to resist temptation.

Warriors in a Spiritual Battle: Angels help us to resist temptation.

"Angels & Demons", a 2009 Hollywood movie starring Tom Hanks, had very little to do with actual angels and demons. It was a tale of Vatican intrigue, assassi­nations, and a fictional cult-like group called the Illuminati. The movie did not do very well in theaters, and it’s no won­der. Preposterous story lines generally don’t make good films.

But what about real angels and demons? As we said in our first arti­cle, we don’t often think about angels. So maybe we could learn a...


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