My wife and I are expecting our first son in a couple of months, and I was wondering if anyone had any pertinent advice/experience regarding circumcising a newborn.I grew up in the States and am…Continue
"Dunno, because there's lots of scripture about not needing to do it. I'm uncircumcised, and sure am glad my parents realized it was a sign of the old covenant... heck of a thing to give up, but I guess most people born and shortly…"
"I found this little video on the subject. :)
Why you are circumcised
can I just add that although not forbidden It is strongly frowned upon in most Christian traditions - Catholic, Orthodox and Anglican."
"We have to keep in mind, when discussing ancient middle eastern circumcision that what they practiced then and what we practice now are vastly different. In ancient Egypt, for example, it seems that only those training for the priesthood were…"
"As I have pointed out previously, tests on men in countries where circumcision is not normal do not show any difference in rates of HIV transmission. Most of these tests were carried out in areas of high transmission like sub-Saharan Africa where…"
"Surely National Review's mistake in trying to puncture Trump's candidacy last year by having a big issue on how he's not a conservative. "Conservative" has come to mean "somebody who loudly objects to Obama's…"
"They pushed their message - as in selling what they wanted to sell - instead of figuring out and giving the the bulk of the potentially buying public exactly what it wanted.
Doesn't work. A salesman can push a product all he can,…"
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The primary rule of selling is very simple: Find out what the potential customers want and give it to…"
"At bottom, the reasons the GOP Establishment was and is surprised by the Fonald are quite simple:
First, Trump is first and foremost a salesman. He's of the "could sell ice boxes to Eskimos" breed of salesman, able to weave a…"
"Sure, I have a few.
What formed your realization?
You're "coming out." What's the significance to others in your life, do you think?
...and what's the significance to you?
Welcome! I suppose I'm one who can…"