The raising on high of Jesus, peace be upon him
Abū l-Mundhir Hishām ibn Muḥammad ibn al-Sāʾib al-Kalbī Date: Before 819 or 821 Original Language: Arabic
Description The work is not extant. It would have been concerned with Q 4:157-58, where it is stated that Jesus was not killed or crucified but that ‘God raised him up to himself’,
rafaʿahu Allāh ilayhi. Like the works among which it is listed by Ibn al-Nadīm,
Fihrist, p. 109, e.g.
Kitāb Adam wa-wuldihi, ‘Adam and his children’,
Kitāb ʿĀd al-ūlā wa-l-akhīra, ‘ʿĀd, the beginning and the end’, and
Kitāb aṣḥāb al-kahf, ‘The companions of the …