Guardian Angels: Not Only a Far-Off Memory
When we were kids, adults told us about a very special Angel, “our” Angel, commonly named Guardian Angel, who was in charge of protecting us from danger and evil. This celestial creature nurtured our imagination and sometimes we even felt its supernatural presence, staying there by our side to take care of us. Where does this belief come from and how do we live it as adults? Is it still valid for our kids these days? Let’s discover it below.
THE DEFINITION OF GUARDIAN ANGEL
St. Jerome described the existence of Guardian Angels as follows: “how great the dignity of the soul since each one has from his birth an angel commissioned to guard it.” (Comm. in Matt., XVIII, lib. II) Not only a far off memory