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US protects shechita and brit religious freedoms

House of Representatives passes bill protecting the Jewish right to perform circumcisions and ritual slaughter.Shoshana Miskin, 5/22/2016, 7:06 PM

Meir Ettinger may not attend son’s Brit

Israeli Supreme Court justices deny request to allow Jewish administrative detainee to attend son's circumcision.Shoshana Miskin, 4/4/2016, 1:10 PM

Chief Rabbis asked to help Ettinger attend brit

Wife of Ettinger, who has been held 8 months without trial, writes Chief Rabbis: 'How can a Jewish state ban a father from his son's brit?'Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2016, 3:49 PM

Judge refuses to let Ettinger attend son's brit

District court rejects petition to let Meir Ettinger - held 8 months without trial - out for a few hours for firstborn son's brit milah.Shlomo Pyotrkovsky, 4/3/2016, 12:41 PM

'Let my brother attend his firstborn son's brit'

Family members of Meir Ettinger, held 8 months without trial, protest in Jerusalem for his rights; even a Haaretz reporter gets on board.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/3/2016, 9:43 AM

The mystery of the delayed Brit Milah

There is a change in gears towards the end of this week's Torah reading.Rabbi Avraham Gordimer, 10/24/2015, 9:15 PM

The Laws of 'Brit Milah'

This first commandment to the Jewish People symbolizes the history of the chosen nation - and much more. Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 11/3/2014, 10:28 AM

Chief Rabbi Slams Ruling Favoring Brit-Refuser Mom

President of of the Great Rabbinical Court, Rabbi Yitzchak Yosef, says secular courts are eroding religious courts' authority.Haim Lev, Gil Ronen, 6/30/2014, 7:55 AM

High Court Allows Mother to Refuse Son's Brit

In precedent-setting ruling, Court says Rabbinical Court can't force circumcision if one parent objects.Nir Har Zahav, 6/29/2014, 9:49 PM

Knesset Film to Battle EU Brit Milah Bans

The Knesset is gearing up into action to battle European efforts to ban Jewish ritual circumcision (brit milah) with a film it producedDavid Lev, 1/26/2014, 10:53 PM

Norway FM Assures Circumcision Ban Will Not Happen

FM Brende reassures Simon Wiesenthal Center, which is concerned over a proposed ban on ritual circumcision.Ari Yashar, 11/25/2013, 1:44 PM

Moving Brit Milah on the Ruins of Homesh

Limor Har Melech, who lost her husband in a 2003 terror attack and remarried, had her baby circumcised on the ruins of Homesh.Arutz Sheva North America, 11/15/2013, 9:37 PM

Countdown to Redemption

An original explanation for the Torah's different 'countdowns' for the Egyptian exile. Daniel Pinner, 10/11/2013, 9:03 AM

Europe's Anti-Semitism, America's Assimilation

The writer draws conclusions from the juxtaposition of both anti-Semitism and assimilation. Ron Jager, 10/9/2013, 3:18 PM

Israel Calls to Rescind Anti Circumcision

Israel has described a Council of Europe (PACE) resolution against circumcision as a "moral stain" that will foster hatred across Europe.Kochava Rozenbaum, 10/4/2013, 10:33 AM

Baby Dies after Post-Brit Complications

Doctors tells Rabbinate that the complications resulted from a preexisting condition.Gil Ronen, 6/7/2013, 1:02 PM

Norwegian Cartoon: Circumcision Demonic Ritual

Jewish group considers taking legal action over a cartoon in a Norwegian paper that depicts circumcision as a bloodthirsty ritual.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2013, 10:12 PM

Passover's eternal flame

, 3/31/2013, 11:03 AM