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Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

CircuMcIsion

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  • Instituted by God
    Genesis 17:9,10

  • Described
    Genesis 17:11; Exodus 4:25

  • Enforced by the law
    Leviticus 12:3; John 7:22

  • CALLED THE
    • Covenant of circumcision
      Acts 7:8
    • Circumcision in the flesh
      Ephesians 2:11
    • Concision
      Philippians 3:2

  • A painful and bloody rite
    Exodus 4:26; Joshua 5:8

  • Promises to Abraham previous to
    Romans 4:9,13

  • A seal of the covenant
    Genesis 17:11; Romans 4:11

  • Introductory Jewish ordinances
    Galatians 5:3

  • Outward sign of
    Romans 2:28

  • Inward grace
    Romans 2:29

  • Necessary to enjoying the privileges of the Jewish State
    Exodus 12:48; Ezekiel 44:7

  • WAS PERFORMED
    • On males home-born and bought
      Genesis 17:12,13
    • On the eighth day
      Genesis 17:12; Leviticus 12:3
    • Even on the sabbath day
      John 7:22,23
    • With knives of flint
      Exodus 4:25; Joshua 5:3
    • By the heads of families
      Genesis 17:23; Exodus 4:25
    • By persons in authority
      Joshua 5:3
    • In the presence of the family, &c
      Luke 1:58-61

  • Accompanied with naming the child
    Genesis 21:3,4; Luke 1:59; 2:21

  • First performed on Abraham and his family
    Genesis 17:24-27

  • Not performed in the wilderness
    Joshua 5:5

  • Performed by Joshua at Gilgal
    Joshua 5:2,7

  • Punishment for neglecting
    Genesis 17:14; Exodus 4:24,26

  • Without faith, vain
    Romans 3:30; Galatians 5:6

  • Without obedience, vain
    Romans 2:25; 1 Corinthians 7:19

  • THE JEWS
    • Denominated by
      Acts 10:45; Galatians 2:9
    • Held it unlawful to intermarry with those not of the
      Genesis 34:14; Judges 14:3
    • Held no intercourse with those not of the
      Acts 10:28; 11:3; Galatians 2:12
    • Despised as unclean those not of the
      1 Samuel 14:6; 17:26; Matthew 15:26,27; Ephesians 2:11,15

  • Sometimes performed on slain enemies
    1 Samuel 18:25-27; 2 Samuel 3:14

  • Abolished by the gospel
    Ephesians 2:11,15; Colossians 3:11

  • Performed on Timothy as a matter or expediency because of the Jews
    Acts 16:3

  • Necessity of, denied by Paul
    Galatians 2:3-5

  • Necessity of, asserted by false teachers
    Acts 15:24; Galatians 6:12; Titus 1:10

  • Trusting to, a denial of Christ
    Galatians 3:3,4; 5:3,4

  • Paul denounced for opposing
    Acts 21:21

  • Saints the true spiritual
    Philippians 3:3; Colossians 2:11

  • ILLUSTRATIVE OF
    • Readiness to hear and obey
      Jeremiah 6:10
    • Purity of heart
      Deuteronomy 10:16; 30:6
    • Purity of speech
      Exodus 6:12

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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'CircuMcIsion'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/c/circumcision.html. 1897.

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