Abdiel


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Abdiel

faithful seraph who withstood Satan when urged to revolt. [Br. Lit.: Paradise Lost]
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Abdiel

seraph who refused to join Satan’s rebellion. [Br. Lit.: Paradise Lost]
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Thus farr his bold discourse without controule Had audience, when among the Seraphim ABDIEL, then whom none with more zeale ador'd The Deitie, and divine commands obei'd, Stood up, and in a flame of zeale severe The current of his fury thus oppos'd.
So spake the Seraph ABDIEL faithful found, Among the faithless, faithful only hee; Among innumerable false, unmov'd, Unshak'n, unseduc'd, unterrifi'd His Loyaltie he kept, his Love, his Zeale; Nor number, nor example with him wrought To swerve from truth, or change his constant mind Though single.
I don't clearly know what Paradise is, and what angels are; yet taking it to be the most glorious region I can conceive, and angels the most elevated existences--if one of them--if Abdiel the Faithful himself" (she was thinking of Milton) "were suddenly stripped of the faculty of association, I think he would soon rush forth from 'the ever-during gates,' leave heaven, and seek what he had lost in hell.
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In his second altercation with Abdiel, Satan mocks the loyal angel,
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Of course, as Abdiel retorts, the Son is the angels' superior and, in fact, creator.
The faithful angel Abdiel scorns the claim as a sophism, but in Pullman this is precisely what happens.
Abdiel flies all night to give warning of Satan's revolt only to find "Already known what he for news had thought / To have reported" (PL 6.