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Author: Barbara Roggema

Abstract

Question-and-answer literature forms a rich source for the social and intellectual life of Arabic-speaking Christians. This chapter deals with what was probably the most popular example of the genre: the “Questions and Answers of Basil and Gregory” and discusses what issues the text raises with regard to the interaction of Christians with members of other faiths, notably Muslims and Jews.

In: Heirs of the Apostles