Abū l-ʿAbbās Aḥmad ibn Abī Jumʿa l-Maghrāwī l-Wahrānī Date of Birth: Unknown; probably mid-15th century Place of Birth: Probably Oran, Algeria Date of Death: 3 June 1511 Place of Death: Fez, Morocco
In 1504, a fatwā was directed from North Africa to the Moriscos in Spain, allowing them to live under Christian rule, hide their beliefs and pretend to profess Christianity. It was written by a ‘muftī of Ora…
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Bernabé Pons, Luis F.,
“The Mufti of Oran”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas.
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