So you’re a new mom planning a bris for your newborn son, and you have absolutely no idea where to start–and only eight days to figure it out. Or maybe you aren’t even sure how you feel about circumcision in general and want to explore other opinions. Or maybe you’re on the receiving end of a bris invite and just want to know what to expect.
Regardless, it’s never a bad idea to educate yourself, especially when there’s lots of pre-planning to do (such as choosing a mohel) and aftercare (because you want to make sure your little one heals properly!).
There’s no need to start panicking, because we already outlined all the questions you’re probably asking yourself right now, along with the answers. So, sit back and read away: