Kitāb al-futūḥ al-kabīr wa-l-ridda
(292 words)

Kitāb al-ridda wa-l-futūḥ

The Great book of conquests and apostasy wars

Sayf ibn ʿUmar

Date: Possibly late 8th c.

Original Language: Arabic

Description

In the section on the assassination of the Caliph ʿUthmān, the work contains a brief account, on the authority of Ibn ʿAbbās, of the way in which Paul corrupted Christian doctrines by persuading three of his followers, Yaʿqūb, Nasṭūr and Malkūn, of the divinity of Jesus, and sen…

Cite this page
Thomas, David, “ Kitāb al-futūḥ al-kabīr wa-l-ridda”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23609>
First published online: 2010



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