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 Qallīl men mamllā d-mār(y) Yūḥannā estọnāyā d-bēt mār(y) Zʿurā qaddishā d-ba-Srug
(472 words)



Part of the discourse of Mār John the Stylite of Mār Zʿurā in Sarug

John the Stylite of Mār Zʿurā at Sarug

Date: Unknown, maybe mid-8th c.

Original Language: Syriac

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This text contains a disputation between John and an anonymous antagonist on Christology and God's foreknowledge. Although the antagonist is not explicitly identified as a Muslim, it is suggested indirectly, since he addresses the Jews in the third person.

 

The first part deals with the doctrines of …

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Suermann, Harald, “ Qallīl men mamllā d-mār(y) Yūḥannā estọnāyā d-bēt mār(y) Zʿurā qaddishā d-ba-Srug”, 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_23529>
First published online: 2010



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