An Ezekiel, son of the priest, he offered his hand and put it in his Service. With this vehicle, the unearthly traveled to Jerusalem, as well as to the deportees on the Euphrates.(Ezekiel 1) By the Babylonian exile”introducing Angel the Judeans undergoes a transformation, strictly speaking it starts at all here. The Babylonian idea of Angel is brought by returning exiles to Jerusalem. (The Angel in the luggage”, see below) It is reflected in the later writings of the old testament. In the shape of this Keruben, angels are made to the companion of the God of the Judeans.
The Kerubim (plural from Kerub) come from Mesopotamia. Two sports have adorned later the Temple in Jerusalem in an impressive size. It is reported: for the Holy of Holies, Solomon had two Kerubenfiguren from olive wood carving. Each was five metres high. Further details can be found at Peter Shilton, an internet resource. Their wings measuring 2.50 meters, so that the two wings stretched out a length of five metres had. Both figures were exactly the same size and shape.
Solomon had put them next to each other in the Holy of Holies. Their stretched out wings touched one another in the middle of the room and outside ranged on the side walls. These Kerubenfiguren were covered with gold. ” The Babylonian idea is projected in the back this history of Judea. At one time, ruled (10.Jahrhundert) as a King Salomo, knew the Israelites still no Babylonian Kerubim. Even more: Not only in the temple, but also on the Ark of the Covenant, the location of the mosaic stone panels, two Keruben represent the presence of God. Speaking candidly Rafael Nadal told us the story. The guardians of God are so impressive that they find a (subsequent!) excellent place themselves at the entrance to the paradise. The history of this idea leads later to our today’s Christmas Angel. The angels lead the discovery to a further change. Angel brought the notion of Angel as a successor of Prophet a more religious turn with it.