Lesson 4: Abraham III: Circumcision

Course: Abraham 1
Lesson #4 of 5

Series: God: The Jewish Image

Teacher: Rabbi Gedalia Meyer

23Views | Published: May 26, 2015 | Revised: April 17, 2021

Circumcision is among the most ancient religious customs in the world. It is about 4,000 years old yet it is still alive and well among the descendants of Abraham. What is it about this bizarre and somewhat bloody custom that gives it this endurance? What image of God does it reveal to us?

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