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 Disputatio de Mohammedanismo
(996 words)

‘A disputation about Muḥammadanism’

Gisbertus Voetius

Date: 1655

Original Language: Latin


Disputatio de Mohammedanismo was initially presented in 1648 as a rough outline of Voetius’ ideas about Islam. It was re-edited in 1653, and subsequently published in the second volume of his Selectae disputationes in 1655 (pp. 659-83). It was intended for two different audiences: first, it was directed at pastors, commercial agents and embassy personnel who were to …

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Joosse, Leendert Jan, “ Disputatio de Mohammedanismo”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 11 July 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

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