Gollaher in his book, Circumcision: Egyptians of the time lived in an intellectually and technically advanced society. They had a vast understanding of the human body, were respected for their military conquests and great architecture, and were therefore regarded as amazing to their contemporaries. If the Egyptians performed circumcision, it was considered to be rooted in wisdom. In Egypt, circumcision was a ritual that transformed the youth into manhood, allowing them into admittance of the divine mysteries. Although scholars suggest that circumcision was limited to the elite only priests and pharaohs , others disagree. Judaism adopted circumcision from the Egyptians through Moses, who left Egypt with the Hebrew slaves. Some rabbis believed that Moses was not admitted into heaven because he was not circumcised. By being circumcised, God ensured the promise of fertility to the Jewish people.
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