Newborn Ceremonies Quiz

The birth of a child is a momentous occasion for any family. How much do you know about Jewish ceremonies for new baby boys and girls?

    Question 1 of 7:

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

     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
     To represent the fulfillment of mitzvot--commandments or obligations--that require such ceremonies
     All of the above