Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Kitāb al-radd ʿalā l-Naṣārā
(85 words)

Refutation of the Christians

Abū Mūsā ʿĪsā ibn Ṣubayḥ al-Murdār

Date: early 9th century

Original Language: Arabic


This work is mentioned by Ibn al-Nadīm, Fihrist, p. 207. It presumably contained arguments similar to those in other Muslim works on this subject written at the time.


It may have contributed arguments to later works.



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Chronological Category: 800-900

Dynasty/Ruling elite: Abbasids…

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Thomas, David, “ Kitāb al-radd ʿalā l-Naṣārā”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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