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Circumcised Sex As Good or Better … For The Woman

New study tells Jewish men what they totally already knew

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Most scientific examinations of sexual pleasure and circumcision have focused on how the man’s experience is affected. But a new study in the journal BJU International (pun implied) considered women, and found there is not a significant difference in a woman’s sexual pleasure between when the man is sporting the theater version and when he is screening the director’s cut, with all the deleted scenes included. In fact, though a majority of the 455 Ugandan women who participated in the study reported no difference, nearly 40 percent claimed that sex with their partner actually got better post-op. Next time, you ladies will have to think of a different excuse.

Sex Equally Satisfying with Circumcised Men: Study

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There is a rapidly growing movement of Jews who are doing without circumcision, and moving toward symbolic and ethical ceremonies.

Brit B’lee Milah (Covenant Without Cutting) Ceremony

Being rational about circumcision and Jewish observance by Moshe Rothenberg, MSW

“As regards circumcision, I think that one of its objects is to limit sexual intercourse, and to weaken the organ of generation as far as possible, and thus cause man to be moderate.

“The bodily injury caused to that organ is exactly that which is desired…there is no doubt that circumcision weakens the power of sexual excitement, and sometimes lessens the natural enjoyment; the organ necessarily becomes weak when it loses blood and is deprived of its covering from the beginning.

“Our sages (Bereshit Rabba, c.80) say distinctly: It is hard for a woman, with whom an uncircumcised man had sexual intercourse, to separate from him. This is, as I believe, the best reason for the commandment concerning it.”

– Moreh Nevuchim (The Guide for the Perplexed)
p.378 of the Dover edition 1956.


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Circumcised Sex As Good or Better … For The Woman

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