In the Name of Humanity: Speaking Out Against Circumcision

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Book Tree, Apr 1, 2003 - History - 160 pages
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How and why did circumcision begin? Does every male child that comes into the world have a birth defect? What outdated beliefs have also caused women to suffer for centuries? If we were created in the image of God, as the Bible tells us, then why are we mutilating our children? These questions and more and being asked by the author, Joseph Lewis. In this book he shares extensive research showing why he believes circumcision to be cruel, brutal and unnecessary, in addition to being completely unnatural.
 

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Contents

Introduction
xi
Primitive Belief in Blood Pollution
19
Circumcision a Blood Atonement
37
The Rite of Circumcision
58
Health and Hygiene
66
Is Circumcision a Medical Problem?
72
Is Circumcision a Preventive of Venereal
81
The Dangers and Fatal Consequences
87
The Psychological Dangers of Circumcision
100
The Operation
114
Adult Circumcision
133
Religious Fanaticism and Sexual Mutila
143
STOP In the Name of Humanity STOP
151
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