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Peter the Venerable and Islam.

James Kritzeck

Peter the Venerable and Islam.

by James Kritzeck

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peter, the Venerable, ca. 1092-1156,
  • Christianity and other religions -- Islam,
  • Islam -- Relations -- Christianity

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesPrinceton oriental studies,, no. 23, Oriental studies series ;, no. 23.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPJ25 .P7 vol. 23
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 301 p.
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5886235M
    LC Control Number63018646
    OCLC/WorldCa625576

    In the twelfth century, Peter the Venerable, the Abbot of Cluny, who had the Koran translated into Latin, regarded Islam as a Christian heresy and Muhammad as sexually self-indulgent and a murderer, and as a person who was not the Lord but a messenger. However, he called for the conversion, not the extermination, of : Michael Curtis. Peter the Venerable against the inveterate obduracy of the Jews / translated by Irven M. Resnick Peter, the Venerable, approximately [ Book: ] Languages: English;Latin, [1 other] View online (access conditions) At 15 libraries.

    To argue for a Christian assessment of Islam, in the sense which I elaborated in the prior post (A Christian Assessment of Islam, Part 1), may strike some of the readers as contrary to Christian principles and even the command to love one’s neighbor.I suggest to those readers that any such concerns should be carefully critiqued in light of the example of the writers of Scripture and.   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The letters of Peter the Venerable by Peter the Venerable, , Harvard University Press edition, in English.

    This short book has a simple and very clear message. The capture and ransoming of Abbot Maiol of Cluny (–94) in by the Muslims of La Garde-Freinet made such an enormous impact upon the Cluniac community that it profoundly influenced all the abbey’s perceptions of Islam, and most particularly the work of Peter the Venerable, who, in the mid-twelfth century, commissioned translations. Abbot of Cluny, also known as Peter of Montboissier and called "the Venerable" owing to his holiness and wisdom. Born into a French noble family, he entered the Congregation of Cluny and held a number of posts in several houses until his election in as eighth abbot of Cluny. Peter brought a variety of reforms to the educational system of the order and to its finances, using two general.


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"Peter the Venerable and Islam" by James Kritzeck; Princeton University Press, (), pgs. (from a seller's review): "For more than four centuries the principal source of informed Christian European knowledge of Islam stemmed from a project sponsored by Peter the Venerable, the ninth abbot of 3/5(1).

Peter the Venerable’s first purpose in sponsoring his project to study Islam—to provide European Christians with accurate information about that religion—was accomplished by means of the Toledan Collection and a short summary of Islamic doctrine entitledSumma totius Peter the Venerable and Islam.

book Saracenorum.¹ This latter text will be analyzed in this chapter. This is exactly the book needed to introduce Peter the Venerable and the Toledan Corpus, the first major translation into Latin of Arabic writings related to Islam.

The book is well-written, gives balanced coverage, and provides a Latin edition of the relevant texts. The only issue is that it is now a bit dated.4/5. Peter the Venerable --The journey to Spain --The crusade: a missing goal --The project to study Islam --The appeal to patristic authority --The double purpose --The translators --The school of Toledo --Peter of Toledo --Peter of Poitiers --Robert of Ketton --Herman of Dalmatia --Mohammed --The translations --MS of the Bibliothèque de l.

Peter the Venerable and Islam by Kritzeck, James and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at For over four centuries the principal source of Christian European knowledge of Islam stemmed from a project sponsored by Peter the Venerable, ninth abbot of Cluny, in This consisted of Latin translations of five Arabic works, including the first translation of the Koran in a western language.

Get this from a library. Peter the Venerable and Islam. [James Aloysius Kritzeck] -- For over four centuries the principal source of Christian European knowledge of Islam stemmed from a project sponsored by Peter the Venerable, ninth abbot of Cluny, in This consisted of Latin.

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IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : Peter the Venerable, the French abbot who saw Islam as a «Christian heresy». During the 12th century, French abbot Peter the Venerable tried to introduce Islam to Christians in Europe. ing abbreviations are used: PV = the book, Peter the Venerable and Islam; TC = the Toletano-Cluniac corpus.

2 Cf. bibliography number three of N. Daniel, Islam and the West (Edinburgh, ), plus the indices to R. Southern, Western Views of Islam during the Middle Ages (Cambridge, Mass., ) and Kritzeck's PV, s.v.

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Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Peter the Venerable and Islam by James Kritzeck,Princeton University Press edition, in Pages: nature of its information, and its utility for Peter the Venerable's purposes.

In the very titles of the translation Robert of Ketton showed himself to have lacked even a slight sympathetic interest in the fascinating and noteworthy rabbinical and historical ele­ ments which the book preserves This is especially noticeable in.

Peter the Venerable an My Searches (0) My Cart Added To Cart Check Out. Menu. Subjects. Architecture and Design; Arts; Peter the Venerable and Islam. Series:Princeton Studies on the Near East Book Book Series. Author Kritzeck, James. Title Peter the Venerable and Islam.

Binding Hardcover. Book Condition Used: Good. Jacket Condition Missing. Type Hardcover. Publisher Princeton University Press ISBN Number X / Seller ID Peter the Venerable, also called Blessed Peter of Montboissier, French Pierre le Vénérable or Bienheureux Pierre de Montboissier, (born c.Montboissier, Auvergne, Arles—died DecemCluny, Burgundy), outstanding French abbot of Cluny whose spiritual, intellectual, and financial reforms restored Cluny to its high place among the religious establishments of Europe.

Peter the Venerable and Islam | James Kritzeck | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Peter the Venerable was an abbot that became one of the first scholars in the west to be strongly familiar with the teachings of Islam.

According to The Encyclopedia of Britannica, Peter the Venerable attempted to turn The Crusades movement into an effort of evangelizing the Muslims.

He was a lover of peace. Kritzeck, James Aloysius Peter the Venerable and Islam. Series:Princeton Studies on the Near East PRINCETON UNIVERSITY PRESS. Peter (Butrus), known also as Simon Peter or Simon Cephas, was, according to Muslim tradition and exegesis, one of the original disciples of Jesus.

Although Jesus's disciples have not played a major role in Islamic theology, the disciples of Jesus are notable in that they are the only group of disciples specifically identified in the Quran.

Peter's figure, especially in Shia theology, is. Of all published articles, the following were the most read within the past 12 months.Order and Exclusion is a rare and magnificent book of medieval history with clear relevance to today's headlines.

Through the lens of the polemics of Peter the Venerable, abbot of Cluny, Dominique Iogna-Prat examines the process by which christianity transformed itself into Christendom, a powerful spiritual, social, and political system with pretensions to universality.

Menocal writes at length on the journey of the Cluniac Abbot Peter the Venerable to Spain in order to produce a reliable Latin translation of the Qur’an. This trip, which Peter undertook in the middle of the twelfth century, at the height of the crusading movement both in the Peninsula and in the Eastern Mediterranean, had another purpose.