Does a circumcision make you a Jew?


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No, circumcision does not make a person a Jew. According to Jewish law, you are born a Jew if your mother is a Jew. The circumcision ceremony is a recognition of our covenant with HaShem.

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YES! Circumcision among Jewish males is nearly universal and is a Torah-precept (Genesis ch.17).

There is speculation that Luke was a gentile and not a Jew. The quote in the Letter of Paul to the Colossians differentiating between Luke and other colleagues "of the circumcision" seems to indicate he was not a Jew or, if he was, he did not strictly adhere to Jewish practices.

There are several from circumcision to the Hajj. See related link below:

No. Circumcision does not reduce your libido. However, circumcision may make sex less pleasurable for the man.

It is traditionally a visible sign of the covenant between God and the Jewish people. All of the main denominations of Judaism advocate circumcision, including Reform, though some of the smaller, more liberal Jewish groups are against it.

Circumcision only removes the skin of the foreskin, and does not affect the size of the penis at all.

No it will make it smaller by the size of the foreskin.

According to the laws of Judaism, any child that is born to a Jewish woman is a Jew. There is no event that makes a person Jewish unless they converted to Judaism from a different religion. You may have been thinking of the circumcision ceremony, or the Bar Mitzva.

When his people came out of Egypt they were a mixed multitued.Answer is Gal 3:7,8,9. Rom 4:12,13. Acts 3:25. Acts13:26. Luke 19:9,10.John 8:52.Mat 3:9Another answer:The specific reference you have in mind may be Romans 2:28, 29 - For he is not a Jew who is one outwardly, nor is circumcision that which is outward in the flesh; but he is a Jew who is one inwardly; and circumcision is that of the heart, in the Spirit, not in the letter; whose praise is not from men but from God. [NKJV]

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It depends on which Jew you are. Many slavishly persist in the practice while an increasing number are beginning to see it as a form of genital mutilation that is immoral to perform.

as female circumcision and infibulation. During Pharaonic circumcision, the clitoris and labia minora are removed and then the labia majora is sewn closed while leaving a small opening at the vulva for urination and release of menstrual blood

In a circumcision the foreskin is removed.

Circumcision is always surgical as it requires cutting of part of the penis. Therefore the term surgical circumcision is redundant.

No it make no difference in the size of the penis Assad from the size of the foreskin.

It has nothing to do with the penis or how it feels

A "Constructional Jew" is a Jew who's constructed to be a Jew.

In a circumcision the foreskin is removed.

No, the penis is not shortened by circumcision.

The only alternative is to make an informed decision not to have an infant circumcised. Some Jewish parents are even electing not to hold a religious circumcision, for their sons.

That depends on if their Jewish or not.

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