Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Mammlā lwāt (’)nāsh d-lā awda‘ shmeh d-sha’’el d-men aylēn mḥawwēn Krisṭyānē l-sagyay alāhē wa-d-mahpekin apayhun min ktābē qaddišē d-ḥad itaw(hy) alāhā…
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Discourse to someone who did not mention his name, who asked on what basis the Christians prove to the polytheists and to those who renounce the holy scriptures that God is one…The apologetic treatise of Nonnus of Nisibis

Nonnus (Nunā) of Nisibis

Date: Probably between 850 and 870, possibly between 858 and 862

Original Language: Syriac

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The apologetic treatise of Nonnus is structured as follows: demonstration of God’s unity, of the Trinity (the Word …

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G.B. Teule, Herman, “ Mammlā lwāt (’)nāsh d-lā awda‘ shmeh d-sha’’el d-men aylēn mḥawwēn Krisṭyānē l-sagyay alāhē wa-d-mahpekin apayhun min ktābē qaddišē d-ḥad itaw(hy) alāhā…”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23733>
First published online: 2010



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