ishmael had first covenant due to circumcision - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Oscar
    • 25.01.13 | 20:12 (IST)

    read Torah, sign of the covennat is circumcision first abraham was circumcized and Then Ishmael (Genesis 17:10–14) This is My covenant which you shall keep, between Me and you and your descendants after you: Every male child among you shall be circumcised; and you shall be circumcised in the flesh of your foreskins, and it shall be a sign of the covenant between Me and you gen 17.24 Abraham was ninety-nine years old when he was circumcised in the flesh of his foreskin. 25 And Ishmael his son was thirteen years old when he was circumcised in the flesh of his foreskin. 26 That very same day Abraham was circumcised, and his son Ishmael;

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