Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And Ishmael his son was thirteen years old, when he was circumcised in the flesh of his foreskin.

Not only the jews, but the arabs, who are the descendants of ishmael, retain the rite of circumcision to this day; and the latter perform it, as the other mahometanus also do, at the age of thirteen

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Bible References

Not only the jews, but the arabs, who are the descendants of ishmael, retain the rite of circumcision to this day; and the latter perform it, as the other mahometanus also do, at the age of thirteen

Genesis 17:25
Ishmael, his son, was thirteen years old when he was circumcised in the flesh of his foreskin.

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Acts 10:47
"Can any man forbid the water, that these who have received the Holy Spirit as well as we should not be baptized?"