The work of angels is...

posted 8 Dec 2013, 15:11 by Stephen Chaffer   [ updated 8 Dec 2013, 15:12 ]
William Ames (1576–1633) said the work of angels is “to celebrate the glory of God and execute his commandments (Ps. 103:20), especially for the heirs of eternal life” (Heb. 1:14; Pss. 91:11; 34:7). [39]

[39] William Ames, The Marrow of Theology, trans. and ed. John D. Eusden (repr., Grand Rapids: Baker, 1997), 103 (1.8.39). See Ridgley, Body of Divinity, 1:344; Willard, Compleat Body of Divinity, 112–13; Westminster Larger Catechism, Q. 16.