Once you ask for his help, Archangel Michael is there in every way. Archangel Michael is a powerful nondenominational angel who provides protection and clear answers to your questions. He’s also unlimited, and therefore able to be with everyone simultaneously, having unique and individual experiences with every person. Like the other angels, he respects your free will, so he won’t intervene without your permission. But once you ask for his help, he’s there in every way. Archangels are the managers of our personal guardian angels. Each archangel has a specialty, and Michael’s is to provide protection—for that reason, he’s the patron saint of police officers. Michael also lends courage and strength, as well as offering us guidance through life changes. Additionally, Archangel Michael knows the details of your Divine life purpose, which every person has. This means that you have a mission, based upon your natural talents and interests, that’s helpful to others. If you’re confused about the purpose or higher meaning of your life, Archangel Michael can give you clarity and guidance. Archangel Michael’s name means “He who is like God.” When you work with him, you’re actually working with the right hand of the Creator, the ultimate messenger of Divine will and love. He’s 100 percent safe and trustworthy, and his guidance is always crystal clear. Michael has inspired leaders and lightworkers since his time in the Garden of Eden, where he taught Adam how to farm and take care of his family. Joan of Arc told her inquisitors that it was the Archangel Michael who gave her the impetus and courage to lead France during the Hundred Years’ War. Archangel Michael is extremely tall and handsome, and he usually carries a sword, which he uses to release us from the snare of fear. When he’s around, you may see sparkles or flashes of bright blue or purple light. Michael is a fiery energy, and his presence is enough to make you sweat. I’ve had a number of female students tell me that they thought they were having menopausal hot flashes until they realized they’d just invoked Michael, and it was his presence creating all that heat! Michael also has an incredible knack for fixing electrical and mechanical devices including computers. I’ve called on him a number of times to help me with errant telephones and other types of electronics and he always comes through. Countless legends, particularly in Christian, Judaic, Islamic, and Celtic traditions, discuss Archangel Michael’s renowned strength and wisdom. Yet, this archangel isn’t merely relegated to the pages of sacred texts. He’s very much alive and among us today. In fact, chances are good that he has helped you, especially if you’ve called upon him. He may have even guided you to read this article. Michael helps everyone who asks, and you don’t need a formal invocation or special training to gain his assistance. A sincere request is all he needs.