This letter or treatise, which is addressed to a Muslim friend, is concerned with God's essential attributes of knowledge and power, as well as his active attributes (ṣifāt al-fiʿl) and the transcendent mystery of God.
As in his other works, Ibn Zurʿa readily resorts to the use of theological and philosophical analogies to ex…
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Monferrer Sala, Juan Pedro,
“ Risāla fī maʿānin saʾalahu ʿanhā baʿḍ ikhwānihi”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 16 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23346>