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 Risāla li-Abī Rāʾiṭa l-Takrītī fī ithbāt dīn al-naṣrāniyya wa-ithbāt al-Thālūth al-muqaddas
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A Risāla of Abū Rāʾiṭa l-Takrītī on the proof of the Christian religion and the proof of the Holy Trinity, On the proof of Christianity and the Trinity

Ḥabīb ibn Khidma Abū Rāʾiṭa l-Takrītī

Date: Unknown, probably between 815 and 825

Original Language: Arabic

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This is the longest and most comprehensive of Abū Rāʾiṭa’s extant works. Known manuscripts lack the conclusion and the ‘Proof of the Holy Trinity’ referred to by the copyist in the title.

The Proof provides the rea…

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Toenies Keating, S., “ Risāla li-Abī Rāʾiṭa l-Takrītī fī ithbāt dīn al-naṣrāniyya wa-ithbāt al-Thālūth al-muqaddas”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23648>
First published online: 2010



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