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2.2.2 The ‘Spirits’. Angels, Jinn, Devils
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In Volume 4 | Part D, Summary of the History of the Subject Matter | Chapter 2, The Image of the Human | 2.2, Body and Spirit

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In Islamic theology God is not ‘spirit’. While philosophers such as Fārābī and Ibn Sīn…

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Josef van Ess, “2.2.2 The ‘Spirits’. Angels, Jinn, Devils”, in: Theology and Society Online, Josef van Ess. Consulted online on 08 December 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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