Can You Do a Bris on Shabbat?

Can You Do a Bris on Shabbat?

The birth of your son is just around the corner, and you want to welcome your newborn son’s arrival into this world the proper way by celebrating his Bris Milah, or circumcision procedure. And that is fantastic! As discussed in one of our previous blogs, ritual...
Is Skipping Ritual Circumcision a Bad Idea?

Is Skipping Ritual Circumcision a Bad Idea?

The circumcision ritual has stood the test of time for thousands of years. With its divine symbolism, the circumcision ritual represents the most sacred of covenants between God and the newborn baby and the latter’s first step into the Jewish community....
What to Look for in a Mohel?

What to Look for in a Mohel?

Parents are always looking to do what’s best for their newborn babies. Whether it’s baby-proofing the house or picking out the most baby-friendly toys, safety is the word in all of your choices. And the same applies to choosing a mohel, a person who is...