Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900

Get access
Search Results: | 8 of 29 |

 Risāla fī l-jawāb ʿan suʾāl li-baʿḍ ahl al-dhimma
(211 words)

‘Treatise in response to the question of one of the dhimmīs’

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

Date: Undated; presumably 1725-6 or earlier

Original Language: Arabic


This is a short (three-folio) treatise written in response to an unnamed Christian scholar who apparently raised some questions concerning divine names and attributes. Al-Nābulusī accuses his addressee of being ignorant in knowing his Lord, the Crea…

Cite this page
Demiri, Lejla, “ Risāla fī l-jawāb ʿan suʾāl li-baʿḍ ahl al-dhimma”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 October 2020 <>

▲   Back to top   ▲