Chuppah: Your First “Home”

By Maria Bywater I grew up in a large, close Catholic family, so when I got married in a Jewish wedding ceremony, finding meaningful roles for everyone in my family proved challenging. I had converted to Judaism, and the rabbi required that the roles linked to Jewish ritual—–signing the ketubah (Jewish marriage contract) and reciting […]

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Ritual Wedding Objects and Clothing

Ritual Objects and Clothing: Ketubah, Chuppah, a Glass to Smash and Traditional Jewish Wedding Dress

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