Feast of the Circumcision

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Synonyms for Feast of the Circumcision

(Roman Catholic Church and Anglican Church) feast day celebrating the circumcision of Jesus

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Jim Ellis's essay on the circumcision of Christ in seventeenth-century poetry attacks this problem directly, by pointing out how much the theme of the circumcision astonishes and repels the modern reader.
The remainder of the book, in five chapters, is an exegesis of one of Mantegna's paintings, the Circumcision of Christ of ca.