The Refutation of the Christians
Date: Unknown, perhaps 8th or 9th c.
Original Language: Arabic
This anonymous Refutation of the Christians is only known indirectly through the Melkite apology for Christianity entitled Masāʾil wa-ajwiba ʿaqliyya wa-ilāhiyya or ‘Questions and answers, rational and divine’ (q.v.), which is to be found in MS Sinai – Ar. 434, fols 171r-181v. At the opening of this treatise, the author s…