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 Title unknown; a question (how the Cause of causes can dwell in the womb of a woman) and its answer
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A question and its answer

Faraj ibn Jirjis Afrām

Date: 10th century

Original Language: Arabic

Description

This work is evidently concerned with the Incarnation, and revolves around a typical Muslim question about the apparent contradiction of the infinite, limitless Divinity being confined in Mary's womb when she was carrying Jesus.

Significance

It is not possible to say what the work's significance was.

Manuscripts

MS Cairo, Coptic Orthodox Patriarchate - Theol. 83 …

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G.B. Teule, Herman, “ Title unknown; a question (how the Cause of causes can dwell in the womb of a woman) and its answer”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 05 December 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25127>
First published online: 2010



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