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 Maymar fī taḥqīq al-Injīl wa-anna kullamā lā yuḥaqqiquhu l-Injīl fa-huwa bāṭil
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Treatise on the confirmation of the Gospel and that everything that the Gospel does not confirm is false

Theodore Abū Qurra

Date: Late 8th or early 9th c.

Original Language: Arabic

Description

The works opens with a discussion of the reasons that lead people to accept religions that are false. It next argues that Christianity was not accepted for any of these reasons, but because of miracles.

Significance

That Theodore's primary opponents in this treatise are Muslims is s…

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Lamoreaux, John C., “ Maymar fī taḥqīq al-Injīl wa-anna kullamā lā yuḥaqqiquhu l-Injīl fa-huwa bāṭil”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23578>
First published online: 2010



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