And he dreamed: A stairway was set on the ground with its top reaching heaven, and God's angels were going up and down on it.
Jacob went on his way, and God's angels met him.
When he saw them, Jacob said, "This is God's camp." So he called that place Mahanaim.
Then Micaiah said, "Therefore, hear the word of the LORD: I saw the LORD sitting on His throne, and the whole heavenly host was standing by Him at His right hand and at His left hand.
while the morning stars sang together and all the sons of God shouted for joy?
God's chariots are tens of thousands, thousands and thousands; the Lord is among them in the sanctuary as He was at Sinai.
Praise the LORD, [all] His angels of great strength, who do His word, obedient to His command.
Praise the LORD, all His armies, His servants who do His will.
Praise Him, all His angels; praise Him, all His hosts.
Seraphim were standing above Him; each one had six wings: with two he covered his face, with two he covered his feet, and with two he flew.
And one called to another: Holy, holy, holy is the LORD of Hosts; His glory fills the whole earth.
The Spirit then lifted me up, and I heard a great rumbling sound behind me-- praise the glory of the LORD in His place!--
A river of fire was flowing, coming out from His presence. Thousands upon thousands served Him; ten thousand times ten thousand stood before Him. The court was convened, and the books were opened.
I tell you, in the same way, there is joy in the presence of God's angels over one sinner who repents."
This is so that God's multi-faceted wisdom may now be made known through the church to the rulers and authorities in the heavens.
Are they not all ministering spirits sent out to serve those who are going to inherit salvation?
It was revealed to them that they were not serving themselves but you concerning things that have now been announced to you through those who preached the gospel to you by the Holy Spirit sent from heaven. Angels desire to look into these things.
Then I looked, and heard the voice of many angels around the throne, and also of the living creatures, and of the elders. Their number was countless thousands, plus thousands of thousands.