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From the seventh Heaven to a place called Marhuthd is a journey of five hundred years, and there are hosts of God's angels there, who are the chiefs of the angels and the most powerful of them except for the Angel Gabriel and the bearers of the Throne. Each angel has various faces, and various wings and various lights on his body so that no one of them resembles the other. They raise their ;w Arabic: karubiyun, sg. karub, karubl. Biblical cherub, angelic creature (Mod. Hebrew: keruv, keruvim), Gen.

If you were to place only one pitcher of that poison in the midst of the Earth, all the people of the world would perish from its stench, and everything would be spoiled by it. It also contains the serpents, long as rivers, reserved for the people of hellfire. Each of those serpents has eighteen thousand fangs, each fang of which is like a tall date palm; at the base of each fang are eighteen thousand pitchers of poison. If God were to command one of those serpents to strike the highest mountain on Earth with one of its fangs, it would raze it and it would become (a heap of) decayed things.

Which is followed immediately by the stories of events in Arabia as noted previously, leading to the coming of the Prophet Muhammad— though his story is not told in this work. In addition to these problems, the very character of several of the prophetic figures has been greatly altered through particular emphases in later times For example, in the stories about the life of Jesus he is almost primarily presented as a magician who brought the dead to life and who had many problems with his Apostles.

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