Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Al-radd al-jamīl li-ilāhiyyat ʿĪsā bi-ṣarīḥ al-Injīl
(766 words)

Al-radd al-jamīl

The fitting refutation of the divinity of Jesus through what is evident in the Gospel


Date: Unknown; before c. 1250

Original Language: Arabic


Al-radd al-jamīl is a substantial refutation of the divinity of Jesus (63 pages in Chidiac’s edition, and 45 pages in Beaumont and El Kaisy-Freimuth’s edition), based on one of the most thorough analyses of Gospel texts that is known from a Muslim author.

The main arguments of the Radd are concer…

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“ Al-radd al-jamīl li-ilāhiyyat ʿĪsā bi-ṣarīḥ al-Injīl”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2019

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