|Saint Gabriel the Archangel|
Icon of Gabriel
|Venerated in|| Roman Catholicism|
Gabriel (Hebrew: גבריאל, Gaḇrīʼēl; Greek: Γαβριήλ, Gabriēl; Latin: Gabrielus; Arabic: جبريل, Jibrīl; "name means::my master is God") is one of the seven archangels and one of the three archangels named in the Bible, who serves as a messenger of God and who announced the birth of Jesus to the Virgin Mary and who also announced to birth of John the Baptist to Zechariah. He is known as St. Gabriel the Archangel to Catholic and Eastern Orthodox Christians.
- Luke 1:26-38
- Luke 1:11-22