Date: Unknown, probably early 9th c. Original Language: Syriac
This ‘story’ is a Syriac polemical legend that seeks to explain the rise of Islam from a Christian perspective. It purports to reveal the influence of a Christian monk on Muḥammad during his early life and the beginning of his mission as prophet, and it exploits the …
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“ Tashʿitā d-rabban Sargīs”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 26 January 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23663>