(20) Occorre a questo proposito aprire una parentesi riguardante l'interpretazione occidentale del culto diabolico seguito dagli arabi che era nato dalla diffusione dei culti astrali, come la Dea Allat, oppure la Dea Uzza che s'identificava appunto con il pianeta Venere.
What is the character of this man?' He replied: 'Man will be in Our image, and his wisdom will be superior to yours.' When He had created man and he sinned and obtained a pardon, Uzza and Azael approached Him and said: 'We have a claim against You, for the man whom You have made has sinned against You.' He said to them: 'Had you been with them you would have been worse.' And God cast them down from their holy position in heaven.