Weekly quotations from Judeo-Ṣūfī rabbis and related historical references.
Thursday, March 11, 2010
John Bar Penkaye on Muhammad the Jew
"[In the Muhammadī Era] there was no distinction between pagan and Christian, and the [Muhammadī] Believer was not differentiated from a Jew." - Mesopotamian Christian monk John Bar Penkaye (151/179, ca. late 7th century)