Relating to Angels in Judaism.

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Why are angelic icons not prominent in Judaism?

I learned that the song Shalom Aleichem is all about welcoming the Shabbat angels, and clearly angels are celebrated in Judaism. However I've noticed that images of angels are not very widespread in ...
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Tuesday and Friday nights

Bavli P'sachim 112:2 has a story of an angel of destruction who would work daily (see Rashash) until asked to quit. When she requested some time to work, the rabbi she was talking with allowed her ...
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why did the angel fight with yaakov?

Why did hashem allow the angel to even fight with yaakov in the first place?
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What do angels do in heaven?

What is it that angels do in heaven?