Doctor`s Approach vs. Holistic Approach
It’s 2:15Pm on a Monday and I am sitting in an airport in Eureka, Montana. Not an uncommon occurrence in my life as a mohel. However, today’s trip, did not pan ...
Welcome to my website and thank you for allowing me to help guide you through this important and critical milestone in your baby’s life. Although I have tried to cover as much information as possible regarding Circumcision, I realize that it is impossible to cover everything and I encourage you to call me with any questions or concerns you may have. Please do not hesitate to do so.
For some, the decision to circumcise or not to circumcise is simple. For others, much thought, research and contemplation go into making this important decision. It is not uncommon for me to receive calls from literally around the world asking whether or not I feel they should circumcise their child. I explain to them that this is a decision they have to make for themselves.
However, I do explain that there are three main reasons why people choose to circumcise their children: 1) Religious – Parents believe that their religion requires this of their adherents, 2) Medically – Parents, or their doctors, believe that it is healthier and in the child’s best interest to be circumcised, and 3) Social – Parents don’t want their child to look different than other male family members or friends. read more…
Thought of the Day
Did you ever say “Thank You” to G-d? I don’t mean “Great is the grandeur of Your glory”, Or “Blessed be the Keeper of this clod”, But simply “Thank You”, with no added story; If you haven’t, then reappraise your attitude, For though you’ve paid Him praise, You owe Him gratitude.
From A Candle by Day by Rabbi Shraga Silverstein