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:

    What is the purpose of a welcoming ceremony for a new baby?

     To represent the fulfillment of mitzvot--commandments or obligations--that require such ceremonies
     To initiate a lifetime of marking significant events in the context of tradition and community functions
     To link us to the Jewish past and commit us to a Jewish future
     All of the above