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Return to the Guide to Birth Ceremonies for Interfaith Families.

Blessed are You, Source of Oneness, for giving us life, for sustaining us, and for enabling us to reach this day.

Hebrew Phonetic transliteration:

Baruch atah adonai eloheinu melech ha’aolam shehecheyanu v’kiy’manu, v’higiyanu laz’man hazeh.


18Doors is here to support interfaith couples and families exploring Jewish life. We offer educational content; connections to welcoming organizations, professionals and programs; resources and trainings for organizations, clergy and other program providers; and our Rukin Rabbinic Fellowship provides offerings for couples in cities nationwide. If you have questions, please contact


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