THE BIRTH OF A CHILD IN A JEWISH AND MUSLIM FAMILY

THE BIRTH OF A CHILD IN A JEWISH FAMILY

The birth of a girl is celebrated differently from the birth of a boy.

The birth of a girl is accompanied by traditional celebrations for a given community. Custom of Sephardic Jews (Spain, Portugal, North Africa) orders, by skromna uroczystość odbyła

ORthodox Baptism – PROTESTANT BAPTISM

ORthodox Baptism

In principle, it is granted individually, forty days after birth, sometimes at the beginning of the Sunday liturgy, but also on other days.

Baptism according to the Orthodox rite is an event of great importance, for on that day the child is administered three sacraments consecutively: baptism, …

RECEPTION ON THE OCCASION OF BAPTISM

RECEPTION ON THE OCCASION OF BAPTISM

Baptism is great, joyful celebration for everyone – for the family and for the Christian community. There is usually a family party after the ceremony. This could be lunch or afternoon tea at the parents' home. Priest, who grants! the sacrament of baptism, …

CATHOLIC BAPTISM

CATHOLIC BAPTISM

The Catholic Church recommends that parents baptize their children as early as possible. This usually takes place in the first year of life.

Preparations for baptism. Parents set a date in the parish, in which the ceremony is to take place a few weeks in advance, potrzebny jest bowiem

BAPTISM

BAPTISM

Baptism is a symbol of admission to a religious community. It is the first sacrament received in one's life. All followers of the Christian faith – Catholics, Orthodox, Protestants – are baptized and joined in this act of faith, although the ritual itself has a different course. Woda

VISITS AND GIFTS

VISITS AND GIFTS

Visit. Usually, a young mother spends a week in the hospital. Only parents and closest friends, who were immediately informed about the event, they pay her visits. The others are waiting for her to return home. Custom dictates, by (zwłaszcza jeśli jest to pierwsze dziecko

ANNOUNCEMENTS

ANNOUNCEMENTS

In the office. The father has three days to report the child's birth to the city hall (municipalities etc.), in which it was born. This is when the final name choice should be made. Giving a name is serious, dziecko bowiem będzie go używać

Waiting for the baby

Waiting for the baby

Although humanity gives birth to billions of children, the birth of each of them is always an important event, unusual, carefully prepared and strongly experienced. Once they were celebrated solemnly, to celebrate the arrival of an heir in the family, dziś wolimy pozostać w