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Flashcards in Angels Deck (21):
1

What are the function of angels?

They bring the word of God to the prophets/ messengers of God

2

What are angels? (Not function)

Supernatural beings

3

What are the qualities of angels? (2)

1. Sinless
2. No free will

4

When do angels communicate to Muslims? (2)

From birth (1) to death (1)

5

What will angel Israfil do?

He will blow a trumpet to announce the Day of Judgement

6

Angels can take ___ form? Give an example (2)

Human (1), angels appeared to Ibrahim and Maryam as men

7

What is the Islamic name of Mary?

Maryam

8

What did Jibril do?

Reveal the Qur'an to Muhammad from God

9

Jibril is an ____

Archangel

10

What is the Islamic name for Gabriel?

Jibril

11

What is the English name for Jibril?

Gabriel

12

What did Jibril do with Muhammad?

Continue communication throughout his life to guide him through his life

13

What is the Islamic name for Michael?

Mika'il

14

What is the English name for Mika'il?

Michael

15

Jibril is an ____

Archangel

16

Mika'il is the angel of ___

Mercy

17

What is Mika'il's purpose? (2)

1. Reward righteous people for the good they do during their lives on earth
2. Sending rain

18

Why does Mika'il send rain?

To bring life to Earth

19

What does the Qur'an teach about being disliked by angels?

Whoever is an enemy to God's angels, is an enemy of God

20

What nourishment does Jibril bring? And how? (2)

Spiritual nourishment (1), by bringing God's words to humans through the Qur'an (1)

21

What nourishment does Mika'il bring? And how? (2)

Nourishment human and Earth life (1), by bringing rain (1)