Risāla fī iftirāq al-milal fī l-tawḥīd wa-annahum majmūʿūn ʿalā l-tawḥīd wa-kull qad khālafa ṣāḥibahu
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Epistle on the difference between the communities about divine oneness and that they all accept divine oneness even though they all disagree with each other

Abū Yūsuf Yaʿqūb ibn Isḥāq al-Kindī

Date: Mid-9th c.

Original Language: Arabic

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The work is lost. Its title, which is listed by Ibn al-Nadīm, Fihrist, p. 319, indicates that it was a demonstration of the underlying unity of religions despite the apparent disagreement between them. It very …

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Thomas, David, “ Risāla fī iftirāq al-milal fī l-tawḥīd wa-annahum majmūʿūn ʿalā l-tawḥīd wa-kull qad khālafa ṣāḥibahu”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 23 February 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_23738>
First published online: 2010



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