Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Al-irshād li-taḥqīq al-iʿtiqād
(129 words)

Guidance on the verification of belief


Date: Before 985

Original Language: Arabic


The work is lost, and known only from brief cross-references in al-ʿĀmirī’s preserved works, which indicate that it dealt with such basic theological topics as the unity and attributes of God, prophethood, rules for Qur'an exegesis, and miracles and magic. It also touched on views of the afterlife in other religions,…

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Rowson, Everett K., “ Al-irshād li-taḥqīq al-iʿtiqād”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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