Hierarchy of angels

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     1. [[Seraphim]], [[Cherubim]], and [[Thrones]];
 
     1. [[Seraphim]], [[Cherubim]], and [[Thrones]];
 
     2. [[Dominations]], [[Virtues]], and [[Powers]];
 
     2. [[Dominations]], [[Virtues]], and [[Powers]];
     3. [[Principalities]], [[Archangels]], and [[Angel]]s.
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     3. [[Principalities]], [[Archangel]]s, and [[Angel]]s.
 
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== Judaic Hierarchy ==
 
== Judaic Hierarchy ==
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   3. [[Erelim]]
 
   3. [[Erelim]]
 
   4. [[Hashmallim]]
 
   4. [[Hashmallim]]
   5. [[Seraphim]]
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   5. Seraphim
 
   6. [[Malakhim]]
 
   6. [[Malakhim]]
 
   7. [[Elohim]]
 
   7. [[Elohim]]

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Christian Hierarchy

There have been several suggested, some separated into three separate heirarchies, called choirs:

  • St. Thomas Aquinas in Summa Theologica (1225–1274):
   1. Seraphim, Cherubim, and Thrones;
   2. Dominations, Virtues, and Powers;
   3. Principalities, Archangels, and Angels.

Judaic Hierarchy

The Judaic hierarchy has ten ranks of angels.

 1. Chayot Ha Kodesh/Hayyoth
 2. Ophanim
 3. Erelim
 4. Hashmallim
 5. Seraphim
 6. Malakhim
 7. Elohim
 8. Bene Elohim
 9. Cherubim
 10. Ishim/Issim
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