Circumcised in the Bible - a Christian perspective
When God made his covenant with the Hebrews he had them seal it with the physical act of circumcision. All the males who wanted to be called a Jew needed to be circumcised.
Faith love - a Christian perspective
God isn't concerned with outward appearances, or religious symbols and rituals. The only thing that matters to God is our faith in Jesus Christ, and the way that it is put into practice in our lives.
Circumcision in the Bible: Colossians 2:11-12
Circumcision was practiced throughout the history of Israel as a symbol of belonging to God. In the New Testament, with the death and resurrection of Christ, we no longer need such a physical symbol, because Christ marks us spiritually as his own.
Romans 4:1-25 - Into Thy Word Ministries
The Jewish Christians were teaching the Gentile converts they had to be circumcised and follow the law. Paul addressed them by showing in the OT the...
Romans 2:17-3:8 - Into Thy Word Ministries
God does not care about our pedigree, and no one is immune from our responsibility or His judgment!
LWP - Are Rites of Passage Out of Step? A Kenyan Christian Perspective
Rites of passage, designed to suit the times and context, provide opportunities for the local church to capture vibrant Christian community.