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…"
"Stop it. Stop.it.
I got lured into Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Not a road you want to go down. The sooner you cut off this gangrenous limb, the easier it will be.
(Insert obligatory autism joke)(sorry)"
"It contains important life lessons. For example, if you point out to a bully that he's being rude, like they did with the gryphon, he's likely to explode -- so you should stand back.And it has cutie marks."