Latest update: May 17th, 2013
It is thus clear that the father himself should circumcise his child. Now, if the father is really duty bound to serve as the mohel, then why not serve as sandak as well?
About the Author: Rabbi Yaakov Klass, rav of Congregation K’hal Bnei Matisyahu in Flatbush, Brooklyn, is Torah Editor of The Jewish Press. He can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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