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1

What are the stages of life celebrated by the Jews?

Birth
Coming of age
Marriage
Death
Naming ceremony

2

What is the naming ceremony for a boy?

Boys are named at circumcision, 8 days after birth

3

What is the naming ceremony for a girl?

Her father would announce her name in the Synagogue, traditional.

4

Why is the naming ceremony important?

It would formally introduce the child to the community and God.