Category Archives: Circumcision

Infant Baptism

Is Baptism Something for Infants? It is indeed fitting that this article follows the previous one posted on January 1st, the Feast of the Circumcision of our Lord.  Why?  Because baptism has replaced circumcision in the New Covenant!  St. Paul … Continue reading

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Circumcision of Our Lord

Today, in Catholic tradition, the celebration of the Feast of the Circumcision of our Lord is celebrated.  Circumcision is not just the initiation into the Old Covenant – it was submission to the Law.  Our Lord, through His parents, submitted … Continue reading

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On The Eighth Day of Christmas

Today is the “Octave Day” of Christmas.  It is on this day the Church traditionally celebrates the Circumcision of Our Lord.  Under the new lectionary it is now the Solemnity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Mother of God.  Either way, … Continue reading

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Feast of the Circumcison of Our Lord

Greetings and Merry Christmas on this, the Ninth Day of Christmas!  I am out of town and today is the first day I’ve booted my computer up since last year (OK, last year was just 2 days ago!) and I … Continue reading

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