“It is a sobering fact that in the public debate [about circumcision] we observed partly antisemitic and racist undertones.”

ANGELA MERKEL, FEDERAL
CHANCELLOR OF GERMANY, 2013

Milah UK
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

How is Brit Milah carried out in the UK?

In the UK, Brit Milah is carried out by a highly qualified ‘Mohel,’ who has undertaken both religious and practical training. The regulatory body for the majority of UK Mohelim (plural) is the Initiation Society who are responsible for training, audit and appraisal, and insurance. The Initiation Society provides annual further training and development for all Mohelim regardless of their experience or position.