Giving birth is one of life’s great privileges. It allows us to partner with the divine in the act of creation. Historically, Judaism provided scant opportunity to mark this occasion, especially for the arrival of a girl. Here, we offer prayers and rituals for celebrating this unique and wondrous experience.

Sacred Screaming

By Lori Hope Lefkovitz | Article
The author describes the absence of ritual at the birth of her daughters and suggests new rituals for conception, pregnancy and childbirth.  [more]

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