Tiresias: The Ancient Mediterranean Religions Source Database
Please note: the results are produced through a computerized process which may frequently lead to errors, both in incorrect tagging and in other issues. Please use with caution.
Due to load times, full text fetching is currently attempted for validated results only.
Full texts for Hebrew Bible and rabbinic texts is kindly supplied by Sefaria; for Greek and Latin texts, by Perseus Scaife, for the Quran, by Tanzil.net
For a list of book indices included, see here.
1 results for "circumcision"
1. Hebrew Bible, Exodus, 4.24-4.26 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE) Tagged with subjects: •circumcision blood, rise in significance from early middle ages Found in books: Cohen (2010) 436
4.24. "And it came to pass on the way at the lodging-place, that the LORD met him, and sought to kill him.", 4.25. "Then Zipporah took a flint, and cut off the foreskin of her son, and cast it at his feet; and she said: ‘Surely a bridegroom of blood art thou to me.’", 4.26. "So He let him alone. Then she said: ‘A bridegroom of blood in regard of the circumcision.’",