Where the Bar Mitzvah Comes From

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Date: Fri, Aug 30, 2019 at 3:32 PM
Subject: Where the Bar Mitzvah Comes From
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BAR/BAT MITZVAH

The Surprising History of Bar/Bat Mitzvah and Confirmation

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Though common today across the Jewish religious spectrum, the bar mitzvah (and even more so the bat mitzvah) is a relatively new phenomena.

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