Is it against the rules, or just a superstition?
Why keep the baby name under wraps before the brit milah?
In traditional communities, a child must be formally converted if adopted or born to a non-Jewish mother.
Despite the relative newness and great varieties of welcoming ceremonies for girls, a basic structure appears to have emerged.
Questions and answers about the circumcision ceremony for Jewish baby boys.
An overview of ceremonies to welcome baby boys and girls.