Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Fī l-ittiḥād
(153 words)

On the Union [of divinity and humanity in Christ]

Sāwīrus ibn al-Muqaffaʿ

Date: Unknown; mid or late 10th century

Original Language: Arabic


MZ no. 2, HP no. 2.

This work is lost. While the title may refer especially to a topic of Christian intra-confessional disagreement, it is unlikely that Sāwīrus would have ignored Islamic critiques of Christian doctrines about Christ. It is not impossible that this title is a doublet, and that it and Īḍāḥ al-itthād (see below) ref…

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N. Swanson, Mark, “ Fī l-ittiḥād”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 09 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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