Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Al-Radd ʿalā l-thalāth firaq min al-Naṣārā
(158 words)

The refutation of the three Christian sects

Abū ʿĪsā Muḥammad ibn Hārūn ibn Muḥammad al-Warrāq

Date: Unknown

Original Language: Arabic


It was presumably a summary of either of the longer versions of the Radd. The work has not survived, and is only known from Ibn al-Nadīm's list, (Fihrist, p. 216) where it is referred to as Kitāb al-raddʿalā l-Naṣārā l-aṣghar, 'The refutation of the Christians, shorter version'.


As with the medium version of the Radd, there is a slim…

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Thomas, David, “ Al-Radd ʿalā l-thalāth firaq min al-Naṣārā”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 11 August 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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