Gabriel was the Archangel that announced the coming of Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior. He appeared to Zacharias, to announce the nativity of St. John the Baptist, cousin of Jesus Christ. The greatest honor of Gabriel consists of being sent by GOD to
FRA ANGELICO - Archangel Gabriel details in the Annunciation that Fra Angelico painted. The picture expresses the feeling of veneration to the Virgin and its lighting indicates he is a messenger of God.