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 Risāla maʿmūla li-bayān aḥwāl al-kanāʾis sharʿan
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Risāla maʿmūla li-bayān aḥwāl al-kanāʾis sharʿan

‘Treatise composed as an explication of the legal status of churches’

Hüsâmeddin Hüseyin ibn Abdurrahmân

Date: Presumably 1519

Original Language: Arabic


At the beginning of this treatise Hüsâm Çelebi explains the reason behind it, which was apparently scholarly disagreement concerning the status of mosques and churches (ed. Öztürk, p. 142).

Hüsâm Çelebi first explores differing Ḥanafī view…

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& Muharrem Kuzey, Lejla Demiri, “ Risāla maʿmūla li-bayān aḥwāl al-kanāʾis sharʿan”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 25 January 2020 <>
First published online: 2015

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