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Special Introduction to the Jewish Childrearing Portion of the FAQ

This FAQ is intended to serve two newsgroups: soc.culture.jewish and soc.culture.jewish.parenting. The latter group will recieve only the Jewish Childrearing Portion of the FAQ. Readers with non-childrearing questions about Judaism should consult the first part of the soc.culture.jewish FAQ, available at

Answers to general childrearing questions may be found in the FAQs, posted on a regular basis to

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