10 Under what circumstances was it credited? Was it after he was circumcised, or before? It was not after, but before!

Read Romans 4:10 Using Other Translations

How was it then reckoned? when he was in circumcision, or in uncircumcision? Not in circumcision, but in uncircumcision.
How then was it counted to him? Was it before or after he had been circumcised? It was not after, but before he was circumcised.
But how did this happen? Was he counted as righteous only after he was circumcised, or was it before he was circumcised? Clearly, God accepted Abraham before he was circumcised!