John MacDonald


Mohels Give Non-Jewish Babies a Slice of Tradition

By John MacDonald

Mohels Give Non-Jewish Babies a Slice of Tradition
When his son was born, Reverend Louis DeCaro Jr. was dismayed to learn that none of the doctors on call at Manhattan’s Allen Pavilion hospital had time to perform the circumcision. At a loss, the DeCaros turned for advice to their Manhattan pediatrician, Andrew Mutnick, who offered a simple solution: Hire a Jewish ritual circumciser, known as a mohel.Read More



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