Peter Leithart, Jeff Meyers, and I continue our series in Luke, discussing Luke 1:57-80 and the birth of John the Baptist.
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Wondering whether or not you see a tight connection between baptism and circumcision? If yes, why no mention of it in Galatians/Romans? If no, what’s going on with Colossians 2:11-12?
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Within this episode, I discuss Genesis 17 and the meaning of circumcision.
I just noticed the following video was posted a over a week ago, over on the Theopolis Institute’s YouTube channel. Within it, I give a very basic introduction to the theology of circumcision.