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A Most Unusual Circumcision Ceremony

A Most Unusual Circumcision Ceremony

By Adam Eliyahu Berkowitz I recently had to consult with a rabbi about a matter in Jewish law. I am not an incredible scholar with an encyclopedic knowledge of Jewish law, but like most Torah-observant Jews I have a routine that I trust....

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Circumcision: Becoming Part of God’s Covenant

Circumcision: Becoming Part of God’s Covenant

Leviticus commands that each Jewish male become a part of the covenant with God by removing his foreskin: On the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin shall be circumcised. Leviticus 12:3 The Israel Bible explains: Leviticus chapter 12...

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