Posts Categorized: circumcision


Posted by & filed under circumcision, Genesis, Hamor, Jacob and Esau, Rape of Dinah, Shechem, symbols meaning, what does Bible say, where in the Bible.

TweetShare During their journey, Jacob and his family came to the city of Shechem. Jacob bought some land from a man named Hamor, whose son’s name was Shechem, like the town. On one particular day, while Jacob’s sons were out pasturing the flock, Hamor’s son Shechem brought some of the young maidens of the land…
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Posted by & filed under Abraham, Angels, circumcision, Kabbalah, Mercy, Noah, Pythagoras, Sarah, Sodom, Tetractus, What doe the Bible mean, where in the Bible.

TweetShare The third day after a circumcision is said to be the most painful, so on the third day after Abraham followed God’s command and circumcised himself and Ishmael, God sent him some help and comfort. Abraham was “sitting at the entrance of the tent as the day grew hot. Looking up, he saw three…
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SYMBOLS, MEANING, AND THE SACRED QUEST: Spiritual Awakening in Jewish, Christian and Islamic Stories

Posted by & filed under Adam and Eve, Andrew Cort, Bible, Bible Symbolism, blood, circumcision, Garden of Eden, Moses, Purpose of Religion, serpent, Zipporah.

by Andrew Cort (Today’s PRIZE GIVEAWAY is a signed copy of another of Andrew’s books, LOVE, WISDOM AND GOD: The Longing of the Western Soul, which is about Greek Mythology, Philosophy, and the Mysteries. Simply leave a COMMENT to enter. See details below) Tweet Share Andrew Cort’s Mini-Preview: I can’t very well review my own book…
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