Tag archive for ‘Brit Shalom’
Jewish Business News On Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

A New Guide to Intact Jewish Welcoming: Book Review

Review of Celebrating Brit Shalom by Lisa Braver Moss and Rebecca Wald Rebecca Wald and Lisa Braver Moss have followed a time-honored tradition in Judaism, one followed by Rabbis, scholars,  and the More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, April 14th, 2016

More Than 130 Rabbis Offer ‘Brit Shalom’ for Intact Jewish Sons

Rabbi David Mivasair is one of the Rabbis from Canada on the Brit Shalom celebrants list If you need more evidence that a new generation of young American Jewish parents are bypassing circumcision and keeping More...

Jewish Business News On Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

Humanistic Judaism and Anti-Circumcision Intactivism

Rabbi Jeffrey Falick, former Vice President of the Humanistic Rabbis Association does not perform circumcisions, and has called for peaceful Jewish covenants to take their place. The Humanistic Jewish movement More...

Jewish Business News On Friday, February 12th, 2016

Following Our Hearts: A Father’s Brit Shalom Journey

Rabbi David Mivasair blesses a Jewish boy as part of his Brit Shalom, on his 8th day after his birth. Instead of a circumcision, his family choose a Brit Shalom, a symbolic Jewish covenant naming and welcoming. Following More...

Jewish Business News On Monday, February 1st, 2016

Q. What Is a Brit Shalom? A Covenant Without Cutting

At this Bris Shalom, the parents washed their son’s feet (Brit Rechitzah) as a symbolic sign of Jewish covenant and welcoming, rather than circumcising him. Other aspects of the service involved honoring More...


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