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 Jawāb suʾāl warada min ṭaraf Bitrik al-Naṣārā
(327 words)

‘Response to the question raised by the Patriarch of the Christians’

ʿAbd al-Ghanī ibn Ismāʿīl ibn ʿAbd al-Ghanī ibn Ismāʿīl l-Nābulusī

Date: 1712

Original Language: Arabic


This is al-Nābulusī’s response to the three theological questions on the essence of God and his attributes raised by the Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch Athanasius Dabbās (d. 1724). Although he does not name his addressee, the interlocutor is identified as the Patriarch b…

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Demiri, Lejla, “ Jawāb suʾāl warada min ṭaraf Bitrik al-Naṣārā”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>

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