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To Bris Or Not To Bris

Hosted By: 18Doors

Deciding whether to have a bris can be a challenging dilemma for some interfaith couples. Learn from Dr. Jonathan Meisel, pediatric surgeon, and mohel, the differences between a Jewish ritual bris and a circumcision performed in a hospital. Rabbi Malka Packer-Monroe, Director of 18Doors Atlanta, will explore why some families choose not to have a bris and will share creative baby welcoming ceremonies and naming rituals.

This event is co-sponsored by Honeymoon Israel and JBaby Atlanta.

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Rabbi Malka Packer-Monroe

Rabbi Malka Packer-Monroe is deeply committed to helping interfaith couples and their families find deeper meaning in both their spiritual and daily lives. As a rabbi, educator, and director at 18Doors in Atlanta, she is proud to provide interfaith workshops, programming, and counseling, along with officiating weddings and baby naming ceremonies. Rabbi Packer-Monroe was ordained from the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College in 2014. She and her wife welcomed a baby in July of 2019 and are enjoying time together as a family.
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18Doors is a nonprofit that provides resources, support, and guidance to interfaith couples and families seeking to live Jewishly.
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