Child Attending Parent’s Second Marriage-
My parents are divorced and my father is remarrying in the near future. It will be a very small ceremony, and I was told that the children of the first marriage should not attend. Is that true?More
Erusin and Nesuin-
I recently became engaged, and in preparing for our wedding I wanted to become more familiar with the traditional Jewish ceremony. I understand that the giving of the ring is the central component. Can you explain?
Ketubah: 200 Zuz-
I see that my marriage ketubah says it is worth 200 zuz. What is the equivalent of 200 zuz in American dollars?
I will be getting married in a few months and we want to make sure that the ceremony is "religiously correct." What do we need to know?
Mourner Attending Child's Wedding-
My mother passed away about two months ago while on a more positive note, my son recently became engaged. Unless we delay the wedding inordinately long, it will fall out while I am still in mourning. Are there any...More
I am planning my wedding for next year and I want to make sure that we don't schedule it in conflict with any Jewish holidays, etc. What days on the calendar are off-limits? And what day of the week is good to get...More