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Why were Infants circumcised?

In the Old Testament, infants were to be circumcised because they were members of the covenant between God and his people Israel.  Circumcision was the sign of this covenant: 9 God also said to Abraham, “As for you, you and your … Continue reading

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From Circumcision to Christ to Baptism

Physical circumcision was always pointing to Christ and the circumcision he administers, by the Spirit. When God called and made his covenant with Abraham–to be his God and the God of his descendants after him–God commanded circumcision as the sign of … Continue reading

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