The ceremony of the "redemption" of the first-born son.
A selection of laws and stories about brit milah.
Redemption of the first-born son is an act of gratitude and humility.
Where the circumcision covenant comes from.
Circumcision debates and intermarriage
Long before the creation of contemporary ceremonies for girls, some Jewish communities had special customs.
If you’ve been reading our weekly Kid-dish, this Jewish celebrity baby name quiz should be a breeze.
How much do you know about Jewish ceremonies for new baby boys and girls?
How well do you know your way around a circumcision? Find out here!
Hebrew and Jewish names for your new baby--from Aaron to Zohar.
Cut and dry?