Peaceful colours of mauve and blue along with regal gold add to the ethereal appearance of these trumpet playing angels. They may be heralding the birth of Our Lord Jesus Christ, His Resurrection, or His glorious coming again. The extension of wings beyond the boundaries of the central area brings an added dimension to the figures.
“And there were with the angels a multitude of heavenly host, praising God and saying, ‘Glory to God in the Highest, and on Earth, Peace, Goodwill toward all.'”