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Why did Paul have Timothy get circumcised?

Wasn't the very reason Paul and Barnabas went to Jerusalem to discuss and clarify that circumcision was not required (Acts 15:1-11)?

Acts 16:3

ESV - 3 Paul wanted Timothy to accompany him, and he took him and circumcised him because of the Jews who were in those places, for they all knew that his father was a Greek.

Clarify Share Report Asked August 31 2015 Open uri20180421 22482 3qp2i1 Lawrie Yinka

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