Carol Volk; New York: Naturally they too want to know more about it. As reported by Josephuscircumcision was required of the Idumeans as a token of their acceptance of Judaism:. Darby, A Surgical Temptation: Amalendu Misra, Identity and Religion: During the Istanbul Pogrom in September"many Greek men, including at least one priestwere subjected to forced circumcision.
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Three weeks previously, village neighbours in Aedomoru sub location in Teso north armed themselves with clubs and prevented a year-old man from being forcibly circumcised. In the English speaking countries circumcision became very popular for these reasons; it has now become routine in Korea and is gaining in popularity in China. College Press Publishing Company, Angela Nickerson, Richard A. Rodney Stark, God's Battalions: