Archangel Sandalphon Ruling angel and protector of earth and a master of music and prayer. Sandalphon figures prominently in the mystical literary traditions of Rabbinic Judaism and and early Christianity. He is said to be one of the tallest angels. He is the twin brother of Metatron. They are the only archangels to have lived as mortal men, Sandalphon as the prophet Elijah, and Metatron as the prophet Enoch.