Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Mnōrat qudshē
(1,277 words)

‘The lamp of the sanctuary’


Date: Around 1266-67, and some years later

Original Language: Syriac


The Lamp of the sanctuary is a 12-volume theological encyclopedia dealing with the most important themes of the West Syrian (‘Jacobite’) creed, such as the Trinity, the Incarnation, and the last judgment (see the list of the individual books below). Several books (on creation, angels, the rational soul) sho…

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G.B. Teule, Herman, “ Mnōrat qudshē”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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