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Was Jesus circumcised? Yes! Please see Luke 2:21 and brasshat's answer. [A]nd did he eat pork? There is no record that he did and from the circumstantial evidence from scripture we can with certainty conclude that since he was an observant Jew, he didn't eat pork. Citing a few: The enemies of Jesus were always on the lookout to catch him, either ...


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Yes, Jesus was indeed a Jew. More than that, Jesus was a truly righteous Jew. His parents did circumcise him (Luke 2:21) as all good Jewish parents do for their sons, and it is a reasonable assumption that Jesus never ate any unclean animal per the Law in Leviticus. The majority of Christians, however, believe that these elements of the Law are no longer ...


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Although the Bible does not address dietary restrictions directly in the New Testament; it does appear to indirectly. The reason for Jesus coming to Earth was to live a perfect life, and fulfill God's laws, since We are unable to do ourselves. As a Jew and still under the law the dietary restrictions would have still applied to Jesus and in order to fulfill ...


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From Luke 2:21, we know that Jesus was circumcised, as it states there At the end of eight days, when he was circumcised, he was given the name Jesus... But we also have Peter's teaching in Acts 10:28: "You know yourselves that how unlawful it is for a Jew to associate with or to visit any one of another nation, But God has shown me that I should ...



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