Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

Get access

 Catecismo del Sacromonte
(796 words)

Catecismo del Sacromonte

Catechism of Sacromonte

Anonymous Jesuit Priest

Date: 1588

Original Language: Spanish

Description

The intention of the Catecismo is to present a basic form of Christianity for Moriscos who are already baptised but retain their original culture, language and habits, and also to induce Muslims to convert by demonstrating the emptiness of their faith. In the manuscript, it takes up 149 folios, and in Resines’s edition it occupies pp. 161-321. Its full title is Este es un cateci…

Cite this page
Resines, Luis, “ Catecismo del Sacromonte”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_26339>
First published online: 2015



▲   Back to top   ▲