Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Peri tēs monēs hodou pros tēn sōtērian tōn anthrōpōn. Deuteron edothē touto, ezētēthē gar anti tou prōtou, syntomōteron kai saphesteron
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ʻOn the only way to salvation for humankind. This was given as a second version, because it was ordered in a shorter and clearer version than the firstʼ

Gennadius II Scholarius

Date: 1455/56

Original Language: Greek

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Mehmed thought that the original ʻOn the only way to salvation for humankindʼ was too long and bulky and requested a shorter version. Gennadius therefore wrote this shorter version, probably in 1455 or the beginning o…

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Todt, Klaus-Peter, “ Peri tēs monēs hodou pros tēn sōtērian tōn anthrōpōn. Deuteron edothē touto, ezētēthē gar anti tou prōtou, syntomōteron kai saphesteron”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25807>
First published online: 2010



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