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 Risāla fī radd al-milla l-naṣrāniyya bi-l-Injīl min qibal ʿilm al-kalām
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‘Epistle refuting the Christian religion through the Gospel by means of the discipline of kalām’

İskender ibn Ahmed

Date: Unknown; presumably 18th century or earlier

Original Language: Arabic

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A recent study of the Risāla has placed its origins in the 19th century, when many Ottoman scholars and intellectuals wrote treatises on Christianity in response to Christian missionaries (Tarakçı, ‘Iskandar ibn Ahmad’s epistle’, p. 77). However, there is no sign…

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& Serkan Ince, Lejla Demiri, “ Risāla fī radd al-milla l-naṣrāniyya bi-l-Injīl min qibal ʿilm al-kalām”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28526>



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