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  • The realities of the circumcision debate

    June 2, 2011 | 4:32 pm

    There is nothing esthetically appealing about a Brit Milah, the circumcision procedure performed on an 8 day old Jewish baby boy.  To witness a barely one week old child strapped down with Velcro to a “Circ Board” in sight of everyone gathered is visually unappealing, if not...

  • `Circumcise Me’ shows humor in Jewish conversions

    June 11, 2010 | 10:46 am

    From etaiwannews.com:

    With his long beard, side curls, black hat, coat and trousers trailing white tsitsit strings, Yisrael Campbell looks like any other Orthodox Jew.

    Not bad, for someone who grew up a Roman Catholic in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, under the name of Chris.