God commands every male to be circumcised as "an everlasting covenant."
And I will establish my covenant between me and thee and thy seed after thee in their
generations for an everlasting covenant, to be a God unto thee, and to thy seed after thee.
This is my covenant which ye shall keep between me and you and
they seed after thee: Every man and child among you shall be
circumcised. Genesis 17:10
And I will establish my
covenant with him for an everlasting covenant, and with his seed after him.
Circumcision is so important that even slaves must be circumcised.
He that is born in thy house, and he that is bought with thy money, must needs be circumcised: and my covenant
shall be in your flesh for an everlasting covenant. Genesis 17:13
Every male child must be circumcised when he is eight days old.
And in the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin shall be circumcised.
Jesus was circumcised eight days after his birth.
When eight days were accomplished for the circumcising of the child,
his name was called JESUS. Luke 2:21
And Paul circumcised Timothy (a non-Jewish convert) as an adult.
Paul ... took and circumcised him (Timothy).
Not at all.
Don't bother with the traditional procedure. Let Jesus give you a hand-less circumcision instead.
Ye are complete in him ... In whom also ye are circumcised with the
circumcision made without hands ... by the circumcision of Christ.
If you do get circumcised, you are fallen from grace and not even Jesus can save you.
Behold, I Paul say unto you, that if ye be circumcised, Christ shall profit you nothing.
For I testify again to every man that is circumcised, that he is a debtor to do the whole law.
Christ is become of no effect unto you, whosoever of you are justified by the law; ye are fallen from grace.