Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Kitāb al-qawānīn al-rasūliyya wa-l-aḥkām al-dīniyya wa-l-farāʾiḍ al-wājiba wa-l-ḥuqūq al-lāzima
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‘Apostolic laws, religious judgments, obligatory precepts, and binding claims’, 'The Nomocanon of Michael of Damietta'

Michael of Damietta

Date: Soon after 1188

Original Language: Arabic

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Mīkhāʾīl’s Nomocanon (the longer title is given in the colophon of the Berlin MS) is a collection of canons from a variety of traditional sources, treating both specific items of ecclesiastical law (e.g. the duties of the patriarch, bis…

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N. Swanson, Mark, “ Kitāb al-qawānīn al-rasūliyya wa-l-aḥkām al-dīniyya wa-l-farāʾiḍ al-wājiba wa-l-ḥuqūq al-lāzima”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25544>
First published online: 2010



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