‘circumcision’ ….. mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)

Seeing it is one God,
which shall justify the circumcision by faith,
and uncircumcision through faith. – Rom 3:30

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “circumcision”.

WordWeb meaning for “circumcision

Noun: circumcision ,sur-kum’si-zhun or ‘sur-kum,si-zhun

  1. The act of circumcising performed on males eight days after birth as a Jewish
    and Muslim religious rite
  2. The act of circumcising; surgical removal of the foreskin of males

Noun: Circumcision

  1. Roman Catholic Church and Anglican Church feast day celebrating
    the circumcision of Jesus; celebrated on January 1st

    Feast of the Circumcision, January 1

Derived forms:

Type of:
abscission, cutting off, feast day, fete day, religious rite, rite

Encyclopedia: Circumcision, female


Exo 4:26 So he let him go:
then she said, A bloody husband thou art,
because of the circumcision.

Joh 7:22 Moses therefore gave unto you circumcision;
(not because it is of Moses, but of the fathers;)
and ye on the sabbath day circumcise a man.

Joh 7:23 If a man on the sabbath day receive circumcision,
that the law of Moses should not be broken;
are ye angry at me,
because I have made a man
every whit whole on the sabbath day?

Act 7:8 And he gave him the covenant of circumcision:
and so Abraham begat Isaac,
and circumcised him the eighth day;
and Isaac begat Jacob; and Jacob begat the twelve patriarchs.

Act 10:45 And they of the circumcision
which believed were astonished,
as many as came with Peter,
because that on the Gentiles also was
poured out the gift of the Holy Ghost.

Act 11:2 And when Peter was come up to Jerusalem,
they that were of the circumcision contended with him,

Rom 2:25 For circumcision verily profiteth,
if thou keep the law:
but if thou be a breaker of the law,
thy circumcision is made uncircumcision.

Rom 2:26 Therefore if the uncircumcision
keep the righteousness of the law,
shall not his uncircumcision be counted for circumcision?

Rom 2:27 And shall not uncircumcision which is by nature,
if it fulfil the law,
judge thee,
who by the letter and circumcision dost transgress the law?

Rom 2:28 For he is not a Jew,
which is one outwardly;
neither is that circumcision,
which is outward in the flesh:

Rom 2:29 But he is a Jew,
which is one inwardly;
and circumcision is that of the heart,
in the spirit,
and not in the letter; whose praise is not of men, but of God.

Rom 3:1 What advantage then hath the Jew?
or what profit is there of circumcision?

Rom 3:30 Seeing it is one God,
which shall justify the circumcision by faith,
and uncircumcision through faith.

Rom 4:9 Cometh this blessedness then upon the circumcision only,
or upon the uncircumcision also?
for we say that faith was reckoned to Abraham for righteousness.

Rom 4:10 How was it then reckoned?
when he was in circumcision,
or in uncircumcision?
Not in circumcision,
but in uncircumcision.

Rom 4:11 And he received the sign of circumcision,
a seal of the righteousness of the faith
which he had yet being uncircumcised:
that he might be the father of all them that believe,
though they be not circumcised;
that righteousness might be imputed unto them also:

Rom 4:12 And the father of circumcision to them
who are not of the circumcision only,
but who also walk in the steps of that
faith of our father Abraham,
which he had being yet uncircumcised.

Rom 15:8 Now I say that Jesus Christ was a minister of
the circumcision for the truth of God,
to confirm the promises made unto the fathers:

1Co 7:19 Circumcision is nothing,
and uncircumcision is nothing,
but the keeping of the commandments of God.

Gal 2:7 But contrariwise, when they saw that
the gospel of the uncircumcision was committed unto me,
as the gospel of the circumcision was unto Peter;

Gal 2:8 (For he that wrought effectually
in Peter to the apostleship of the circumcision,
the same was mighty in me toward the Gentiles:)

Gal 2:9 And when James, Cephas,
and John, who seemed to be pillars,
perceived the grace that was given unto me,
they gave to me and Barnabas the right hands of fellowship;
that we should go unto the heathen,
and they unto the circumcision.

Gal 2:12 For before that certain came from James,
he did eat with the Gentiles:
but when they were come,
he withdrew and separated himself,
fearing them which were of the circumcision.

Gal 5:6 For in Jesus Christ
neither circumcision availeth any thing,
nor uncircumcision;
but faith which worketh by love.

Gal 5:11 And I, brethren,
if I yet preach circumcision,
why do I yet suffer persecution?
then is the offence of the cross ceased.

Gal 6:15 For in Christ Jesus
neither circumcision availeth any thing,
nor uncircumcision,
but a new creature.

Eph 2:11 Wherefore remember,
that ye being in time past Gentiles in the flesh,
who are called Uncircumcision by that
which is called the Circumcision in the flesh made by hands;

Phi 3:3 For we are the circumcision,
which worship God in the spirit,
and rejoice in Christ Jesus,
and have no confidence in the flesh.

Col 2:11 In whom also ye are circumcised
with the circumcision made without hands,
in putting off the body of the sins of the flesh
by the circumcision of Christ:

Col 3:11 Where there is neither Greek nor Jew,
circumcision nor uncircumcision,
Barbarian, Scythian,
bond nor free:
but Christ is all,
and in all.

Col 4:11 And Jesus, which is called Justus,
who are of the circumcision.
These only are my fellowworkers
unto the kingdom of God,
which have been a comfort unto me.

Tit 1:10 For there are many unruly
and vain talkers and deceivers,
specially they of the circumcision:

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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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