The Salomon family is inviting the Israeli public to attend the bris of its newborn after a terrorist slaughtered three relatives on Friday.
One rabbi spoke of a “don’t ask/don’t tell policy” of parents not circumcising their sons.
“Since when are you Jewish?” Maggie Haberman asked. “Since they cut my foreskin off when I was a baby,” Glenn Thrush responded.
They warn you that parenting means doing a bunch of stuff you never imagined yourself doing. For Cnaan Liphshiz, that moment came when he had to beg a kosher butcher to perform his son’s bris.
The Torah instructs that the first son belongs to God. Whether one’s faith is by the book or by the heart, the author finds there is always a price for redemption.
It looks like Johnny Depp is just as depressed about his career as you are. In a recent interview on Israeli TV, the actor said he has given ‘serious thought’ to becoming a mohel.
The benefits of male circumcision mean that the procedure should be recommended to parents of newborn boys, according to a draft of federal guidelines.
Swedish lawmakers voted down a bill that would require parents to pay for non-medical circumcision of boys.
Someone should have told Alicia Silverstone that once your claim to fame is a movie called ‘Clueless,’ it’s probably a good idea to avoid spouting advice about circumcision.
New York parents are supposed to sign consent forms for a controversial circumcision rite. Why won’t the city say what — if anything — it has done to enforce the regulation?