Date: Approximately 11th century Original Language: Arabic
Kitāb al-īḍāḥ, ‘The elucidation’, is a catechetical work aiming to provide a simple explanation of Christian doctrines (Trinity, Incarnation, redemption) and practices (prayer and fasting) in Arabic to Christians no longer fluent in Coptic.
While Kitāb al-īḍāḥ is a Christian work for Christians, it deserves inclusion here as a witness to the adoption of…
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N. Swanson, Mark,
“ Kitāb al-īḍāḥ”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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