Lifecycle Ritual Quiz

Judaism has long focused on rituals for birth, marriage, and death, and contemporary communities have developed ways of acknowledging other major life events. How much do you know about these rituals?

    Question 1 of 10:

    Why can the development of new rituals be deeply problematic for some traditional Jews?

     Concerns are raised about the need to follow authentically in the footsteps of our sages
     There is a belief that an appropriate liturgical conservatism is necessary
     Some traditional Jews value the requirements of tradition more than the needs of the individuals
     All of the above