Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Liber disputationis Raimundi Christiani et Homeri Saraceni
(766 words)

'The disputation between Ramon the Christian and Omar the Saracen'

Ramon Llull

Date: 1308

Original Language: Latin


This book, which was written in Pisa, was the result of what happened to Llull when he was preaching in Bougie in 1307. He was put in prison, and there he held an ongoing disputation with Omar, a Muslim who came to visit him. Omar wanted to demonstrate that the two central beliefs of Christianity, …

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Hames, Harvey, “ Liber disputationis Raimundi Christiani et Homeri Saraceni”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 29 March 2020 <>
First published online: 2010

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