Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Fuṣūl al-qidr; Ṣalāt al-qidr; Qānūn li-man jaḥada l-īmān
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'The rite of the jar'; 'The prayer of the jar'; 'The ritual for one who has denied the faith'

The rite of the jar

Date: Before 1374

Original Language: Arabic

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A special service of the Coptic Orthodox Church found in a few bilingual (Coptic-Arabic) manuscripts is ‘The rite of the jar’, introduced in the text as ‘[a] canon that the teachers of the church handed down concerning one who has denied the faith, or who has defiled h…

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N. Swanson, Mark, “ Fuṣūl al-qidr; Ṣalāt al-qidr; Qānūn li-man jaḥada l-īmān”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25758>
First published online: 2010



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