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Great Grandfather - Angel Stories

By: Michael Casey

Location: Upton MA USA

I was just a young boy about 4 or 5 years old. I was playing on the stairs inside my house, a small 3 bedroom cape. These stairs were the regular 12 steps but steep because it was a cape style home. I was climbing up one step at a time then jumping to the bottom. At the bottom was the front door. I got about 6 steps up from the bottom and jumped, all of sudden something grabbed me and i just slowly floated down the stair way and landed softly. It was like time had just gone into slow motion. I was very young but I was so amazed that I thought the stairs were magical. I turned around and went back upto the top. I jumped and once again I was carried to the bottom in what felt like energised slow motion. Right when I was going to hit the bottom, what ever it was realeased me and I hit kind of hard, but not enough to hurt me. I turned around and up at the top of the stairs was a old man with glasses. He looked at me with kind of a scold on his face. Like he was saying don't do that again. I was only 4 or 5 years old and didn't know what a ghost was so I was not frightend. I started to walk up the stairs to see him and he moved to the left into my sisters room, but his feet were really not moving. I went into her room and could not find him. I looked everywhere in her room but he was gone. I went down stairs to tell my mother but she was on the phone and wouldn't listen to me. I have since told this story a few time to my mother, brothers and sisters and my wife and kids. I don't think they beleive me to this day. I never new who it was untill I saw a book containing the ancestory of my family since my great grandfather came here in the late 1800's. It was my Great grandfather on my mothers side of the family. All my life I asked myself "why did he intervene on my behalf?" I lived a sinful life up untill my early 40's. I just figured because of how vile a person I was that I was either just saved by him or I was to intervene on behalf of another who was going to do something wonderful. Well two years ago I asked Jesus to be my savior and he said yes and the holy spirit came upon me in three dreams I had shortly after asking the lord to save me from this world. My conversion through the holy spirit and Jesus has been the most incredible journy in my whole life. I'm just at the begining of this journy, but I would never of had a chance to experience it if not for the intervention of my gardian angel.


Thank you great grandfather Bonfiglio


Your loving great grandson

Michael


Angel Stories

Some may never see with earthly eyes these heavenly beings or know that they exist. Many are unaware of the numerous ways they have protected and guided us. We would like to share with you the stories of people who take pleasure in expressing how real angels are.

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  1. Car Trouble and Angels to Assist, by Suzie
  2. the bird encounter, by Connor Pierce
  3. Ball of Light, by A Smith
  4. My Mom's Nurse, by Linda Driskill
  5. Don't See and Believe, by Billy Cokit
  6. An angel heard my prayer, by Maria Cabral
  7. TIMOTHY, by RICHARD BURDITT JR
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  9. Angel Power, by Shirley Abuel
  10. Angel outside the Parish, by Abram Toa
  1. You Should Watch, by Christian Duguay
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  3. I am okay now, by Jessica Edwards
  4. An angel saved my life, by Vincent Parise
  5. They came to take him home, by Elizabeth Conner-Ster
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  7. Angel with A White Beard, by Sam Ramirez
  8. Angel in Waiting, by Mike Seddon
  9. My angel brought me home, by Nena Sunico
  10. Thank you, by Julie Power
  11. Saved from ferocious dogs, by Roger Hayes
  12. Angel Abby, by Billy Fisher
  13. visit from an angel, by holly mora
  14. Saved from emotional hell, by Paul
  15. A Tall White Angel, by Noelia R. Cambero
  16. There is no doubt Angels are real, by sheree davenport
  17. The Power of the Rosary, by Rosalie Francaviglia
  18. World Trade Center Angels, by Roxanne Cintron
  19. Elaines Angles, by Margaret Graham
  20. An Angelic Appearence , by Sunaira Barkat
  1. Touched By An Angel, by Debra Sueper
  2. We are never alone, by Bonnie Franklin
  3. The faith of my Grandmother, by Daphne Hebert
  4. Angel of comfort, by Arlene Hiles
  5. I did not think of God at all until I saw my granddaddy, by lindsey stewart
  6. touched by an angel, by Tina Willis
  7. Watching My Back, by Amanda Joiner
  8. MOTHER'S ENCOUNTER WITH ANGELS, by MARIBEL GONZALEZ
  9. Thoughts of My Angel!, by Marsha Neuschwanter
  10. Guardian Angel, by Michael Gomez
  11. My Aunt's Prayer, by valerie coranado
  12. Angel Mechanic, by Christine Clarke
  13. Angel at Bedtime, by Renee Woznesensky
  14. Erin, by Leigh Boyles
  15. The cook , by Robert Clements
  16. Long Hair, by Crystal Denney
  17. It's Mother Calling, by John Nichols
  18. Treasure our gifts, by Kim J.
  19. aNgeL sEnT bY God, by Ellaine Manansala
  20. I FEEL A VERY NICE AND STRONG PERFUME FOR SOME SECONDS, by Stella Nkhonya

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