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Noun1.Berith - the Jewish rite of circumcision performed on a male child on the eighth day of his lifeBerith - the Jewish rite of circumcision performed on a male child on the eighth day of his life
circumcision - the act of circumcising performed on males eight days after birth as a Jewish and Muslim religious rite
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In 1854, Ashkenazim formed their own congregation, called Berith Sholom (later Brith Sholom).
Her English volume features several Britten realizations of Purcell songs and a few of the famous Britten folksong arrangements, along with Rorem's "Orchids" and Warlock's "The Bayly Berith the Bell Away.
54) In this spirit of parodie imitation, it is worth noting that in the Farce du Munyer that precedes Le Mystere de Saint Martin, Lucifer in extending mercy to his minion, Berith, uses the very phrase ("grace planyere") that God speaks in the first lines of the Semur Passion.
Rebekah Laden Sturdey, 56, and Boqer-ore Adie, 43, of Beth Berith, near Llwynygroes, Tregaron, were told they would go back to jail if they did not pay the cash within six months.
000 personas que habian sido los LOrganisation SionisteBene Berith (28), considerando que este Proyecto que acababa de ser votado en la Asamblea Nacional iba en contra de las ideas de tolerancia religiosa contenidas en la constitucion griega rechazaba dicha Ley por antiliberal.
We are grateful for the review expertise of Marian Joergensen and her assistance in preparing the manuscript and for the highly qualified assistance with laboratory analyses by Ann Berith Petersen, Shila Mortensen, and Jesper Roenn.
The last confirmed sighting of Geoffrey Howard Sturdey, of Beth Berith, Llwynygroes, Tregaron, west Wales, was in October 2008.
In order to reconstruct how Weber systematically conducts this mode of causal analysis and civilizational comparison in his essays and working notes on the rise of the world religions, despite their often fragmented, incomplete, and vague character, Kalberg devotes a series of illuminating chapters to Weber's account of how the Confucian ethic of the tao (world adjustment and affirmation) furnishes the organizing principle of clan piety and patrimonial bureaucracy; how the Hindu ethic of the dharma (divinely ordered tasks and responsibilities) justifies caste alliances and systems of inheritance; and how the Judaic ethic of the berith (covenant, treaty, or oath) informs the conduct of a civic stratum of plebians and the messianic worldview of prophets.
Ataviado con tunica blanca y manto blanco por el anverso y rojo por el reverso, su fisonomia esta influida por la descripcion que realiza el idolo Berith en La leyenda dorada (7).
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Thus the religious invocation of berith signals God s promise but also God's claim.