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Historically, checking for circumcision was the surest way to determine who is a Jew or a Gentile. So does the plaque nailed to the cross by the Romans confirm that Jesus was circumcised?

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Contrary to the renaissance art that was protecting his modesty, people who were crucified were completely naked on the cross. As such, it would have been immediately obvious to all that Jesus was circumcised. – Affable Geek Feb 9 '14 at 17:51
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We know that Jesus was circumcised because we are told that he was in the book of Luke:

Luke 2:21 KJV

And when eight days were accomplished for the circumcising of the child, his name was called JESUS, which was so named of the angel before he was conceived in the womb.

As Jesus said to the Sadducees:

Matthew 22:29 KJV

Jesus answered and said unto them, Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power of God.

The Covenant requiring circumcision was with Abraham, and the Jews are the descendants of Israel, but they are only one of the Nations descended from Abraham, others include the descendants of Ishmael, of Esau, and that includes most of the Arabian peninsula nations.

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Thank you, I never knew. – NickNo Feb 9 '14 at 16:58

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