Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Maqāla fī irtifāʿ al-ṣalīb al-karīm wa-intiṣārihi ʿalā l-ʿālam
(113 words)

'Treatise on the elevation of the noble Cross and its victory over the world'

Kīrillus al-Lādhiqī

Date: Possibly 15th century

Original Language: Arabic


The title indicates a work of apologetic, perhaps focusing on miracles performed by the sign of the cross.


Since the contents of the work are unknown, we must hope that a copy can be found.


According to Sbath, Shukrī Naḥḥās of Aleppo possessed a manuscript dated 1513 containing t…

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N. Swanson, Mark, “ Maqāla fī irtifāʿ al-ṣalīb al-karīm wa-intiṣārihi ʿalā l-ʿālam”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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