Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Hetera erōtēsis
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Theodore Abū Qurra

Date: Unknown

Original Language: Greek


Again, a short dialogue between a Christian and a Muslim. The author argues that the fact that John the Baptist baptized Christ does not mean that John is greater than Christ.


See the comments on p. 488.


MS Venice, Biblioteca Nazionale Marciana, Gr. 521 (316), between fols 168r and 170v (13th c.)

MS Wolfenbüttel, Herzog-August-Bibliothek - Gud. G…

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Lamoreaux, John C., “ Hetera erōtēsis”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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