web analytics

Home Tags Circumcision

Tag: circumcision

Norway Again Mulls Circumcision Ban on Baby Boys

12 Iyyar 5777 – May 7, 2017
EJA head Rabbi Margolin: “There is no doubt that this is an anti-Jewish decision that is blatantly anti-Semitic."

Report: 6 Infant Herpes Cases Since De Blasio’s Metzitzah B’peh Compromise

11 Adar 5777 – March 9, 2017
Arguing that respect and sensitivity protect public health better than a restrictive policy, the mayor waived the requirement that parents sign a consent form showing understand the risks involved in Metzitzah B'peh.

Cornell Immunologist: Male Circumcision Raised through Educating Religious Leaders

24 Shevat 5777 – February 20, 2017
The WHO team hypothesized that male circumcision could be increased if religious leaders were taught about its advantages, and become well versed enough to discuss it with their congregations.

Sins, Sculptors & Circumcision

13 Elul 5776 – September 15, 2016
Since each month is aligned with a particular shevet and constellation, we can inform ourselves of the qualities of the month through them.

Analysis: Should Israeli Settlers Fear Trump’s Peace Negotiations? [video]

15 Tammuz 5776 – July 21, 2016
Trump was booed at his AIPAC appearance last December when he refused to commit on moving the US embassy to Jerusalem.

Germany’s Nationalist ‘Alternative fur Deutschland’ Says ‘Ban Circumcision’

4 Adar II 5776 – March 13, 2016
The anti-migrant, anti-Muslim AfD party is gaining popularity in Germany; will they hate Jews?

Muslim-Jewish Coalition Defeats European Attempt to Ban Circumcision

18 Tishri 5776 – October 1, 2015
A Meretz Knesset Member was among those who fought against anti-religious coercion.

She Called Him ‘David’ for the Grandfather Who Blew Shofar in the Ukraine Underground

4 Tishri 5776 – September 16, 2015
In Kiryat Yam, a mother bravely asked Yad L'Achim to arrange a bris for her baby, and called him 'David' for his grandfather.

Mazal Tov to 65-Year-old Mother of ‘Illegal’ Baby

1 Sivan 5775 – May 19, 2015
Bnei Brak Hassidic woman and child are fine after C-section birth of in-vitro-fertilization baby.

Circumcision – Are Muslims Doing It Wrong?

28 Tishri 5775 – October 22, 2014
A study concluded that delaying nonmedical circumcision results in greater risk for the child, and a more costly procedure. Muslims try to circumcise children before 13 years old.

Rabbis, Pols Slam Brit Mila Decision

2 Tammuz 5774 – June 30, 2014
Court says rabbinical court overstepped jurisdiction, says circumcision matters must be decided by family court

Council of Europe Executives Advise Inaction on Male Circumcision

11 Nisan 5774 – April 10, 2014
The Council of Europe has climbed down from along and weak limb by issuing a letter that in effect neutralizes a resolution by its...

Signs Of The Covenant

26 Adar II 5774 – March 27, 2014
Many wonder what is the counterpoint for circumcision relative to women.

Norway Wants to Limit Circumcisions to Hospital Rooms

19 Adar II 5774 – March 20, 2014
Norway’s health minister said Wednesday the countryman no intention of banning religious circumcisions but should restrict the religious practice to be carried out only...

NY Newborn Contracts Herpes after Metzitzah B’Peh

3 Adar I 5774 – February 3, 2014
A newborn in New York who underwent his ritual circumcision rite is undergoing treatment for neonatal genital herpes, according to the Forward, contracted after...

Pittsburgh Rabbi Denies Botching Circumcision

7 Shevat 5774 – January 8, 2014
Rabbi Mordechai Rosenberg, who was accused last week of botching a circumcision of an 8-day-old boy who was rushed to the hospital after his...

Swedish County Eyeing Ban on Circumcision

17 Tevet 5774 – December 19, 2013
A county in Sweden is moving ahead with plans to ban the non-medical circumcision of boys, its leading elected official said. Per-Ola Mattsson, the commissioner...

Court Suspends Rabbis’ Order to Require Woman to Allow Son’s Brit

Israel’s Supreme Court has suspended a Rabbinical Court (Beit Din) order that a woman in divorce proceedings allow her baby son, now one year...

Israeli Mother Going to Supreme Court over Son’s Circumcision

A mother in Israel has appealed to the country’s Supreme Court a rabbinical court ruling requiring her to circumcise her son. In her appeal filed...

Mohel Urges New Dads to Help Make the Cut at Circumcision

3 Tevet 5774 – December 5, 2013
The kindest cut of all might be the one that new father makes at his son’s circumcision.

Latest News Stories


Sponsored Post

Recommended Today


Something Random from the Week

Parshat Bamidbar

Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/global/europe/eu/norway-again-mulls-circumcision-ban-on-baby-boys/2017/05/07/

Scan this QR code to visit this page online: