Lifecycle Rituals

Reform Judaism features many lifecycle milestones and rituals. Find detailed information on these important elements here.

Birth Rituals

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Find a Jewish Baby Name

Expecting a baby? Find a name for your child with this useful online tool.

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Find a Mohel

Need a mohel for your baby's upcoming bris or baby naming? Find one near you in this directory provided by the Berit Mila Program of Reform Judaism.

Mazel tov on your new baby

Send an Ecard

Send new parents a free ecard to wish them "mazel tov" on their happy occasion!



Send an Ecard

Send a free ecard to wish the happy couple a hearty "mazel tov" on their union.

Find a Congregation

Find a welcoming Reform congregation near you.


Death and Mourning

Do Jews Believe in an Afterlife?

What happens when we die? Do we see our loved ones? Do we know them? Do they know us? Jewish wisdom offers no definitive answer, but there is guidance in several core teachings.

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