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 Jawāb ᶜalā Shams al-Dīn al-Bakrī
(1,407 words)

Jidāl fī ṣiḥḥat al-dīn al-masīḥī

'Reply to Shams al-Dīn al-Bakrī'

Buṭrus Ḍūmīṭ Makhlūf; Petrus Domitius

Date: Before 1689

Original Language: Arabic

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This response was written by Bishop Buṭrus to a poem criticising the Christian religion and accusing it of contradiction. The poem can be traced back to the famous Damascus-born Muslim jurist Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyya (1292-1350), a champion of the Hanbalite law school, called Shams al-Dīn, who was the son of Abū Bakr (Ighāthat al-lahfān min m…

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Moukarzel, Joseph, “ Jawāb ᶜalā Shams al-Dīn al-Bakrī”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 22 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_29228>



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