|Hubble photo: Carinae Homuncuius Nebula|
Circumcision, Faith, and Covenant Law became one of the most controversial questions that the Apostles examined as they proclaimed the, "Good News" of Salvation. Circumcision in the flesh identified Israel as Yehawah's set apart Covenant people. The symbolic sign did not supersede Circumcision of the heart. Cutting away mankind sinful lawlessness is the True Circumcision of Sanctification, and Justification through Faith in Messiah Yeshua.