Primer on birth ceremonies and ceremonies for babies.
The basics of this ceremony for an eight-day-old Jewish boy
Parents face many choices in preparing a welcoming ceremony and party for their baby girl.
Why is birth nestled between dietary restrictions and skin diseases?
How much do you know about welcoming baby boys and girls into the covenant?
What to do before your son's circumcision.
This man or woman on the "cutting edge" of Jewish ritual, performs Judaism's oldest rite.
Planning a ceremony when your family is multi-faith or multi-cultural.
Despite the relative newness and great varieties of welcoming ceremonies for girls, a basic structure appears to have emerged.
Circumcision, with all its pain, reminds us of our partnership with God and the pain of fixing a broken world.
Jewish traditions for selecting a child's name.
A comprehensive look at the the Jewish practice of circumcising baby boys on the eighth day of life.
How women figure into the male-oriented covenant that begins with Abraham and circumcision.
Pidyon haben refers to the ceremony of the redemption of the first-born son.
A selection of laws and stories about brit milah.