uncircumcision


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uncircumcision

(ˌʌnsɜːkəmˈsɪʒən)
n
(Judaism) chiefly New Testament the state of being uncircumcised

un•cir•cum•ci•sion

(ˌʌn sɜr kəmˈsɪʒ ən)

n.
1. the condition of being uncircumcised.
2. people who are not circumcised.
[1520–30]
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Uncircumcision is considered to be a major risk factor for candidal balanoposthitis when associated with poor genital hygiene, buildup of smegma and tight foreskin.
Galatians 3: 28) Galatians 5: 6 and Galatians 6: 15 incorporate the concept, highlighting the end of this distinction in the form of "neither circumcision nor uncircumcision means anything," suggesting that in Galatians 6: 16 there should be no more distinction between those who take the canon of the "New Creation" and the Israel tou Theou.
Circumcision is nothing, and uncircumcision is nothing; but obeying the commandments of God is everything.
Circumcision is nothing, and uncircumcision is nothing," wrote Paul, although he was himself circumcised.
As Baptists who claim our authority is God's Word, perhaps we should adhere more closely to the words of Colossians 3:10-11 (KJV): "And have put on the new man, which is renewed in knowledge after the image of him that created him: where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, barbarian, Scythian, bond nor free: but Christ is all, and in all.
He says: "For in Christ Jesus, neither circumcision nor uncircumcision is of any avail, but faith working through love" (Gal.
26 [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] 26 So, if a man who is uncircumcised keeps the precepts of the law, will not his uncircumcision be regarded as circumcision?
when you were dead in your transgressions and the uncircumcision of your flesh,
5:17) and "Neither circumcision nor uncircumcision is anything; but a new creation is everything
Lie not one to another, seeing that ye have put off the old man with his deeds, and have put on the new man, which is renewed in knowledge after the image of him that created him: where there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian, Scythian, bond nor free: but Christ is all, and in all.
The second occurrence is in the epistle to the Galatians, where he exclaims, "For neither circumcision nor uncircumcision is anything; but a new creation is everything
It would have been better for you to have circumcised or to have been possessed by demons, if I might say that which is ridiculous, than in uncircumcision and in health to be in a state of such wickedness and ungodliness.