What do you say to your child at his bar mitzvah?

What do you say to your child at his bar mitzvah?

1. Make an Outline

  • Introduction: Thank everyone for coming.
  • Body: Tell everyone why you’re proud of your son and his spiritual growth. Include at least one good story.
  • Conclusion: Offer your son a blessing. Tell him that you love him and are proud of him.

What is a bat mitzvah for a girl called?

daughters of commandment
Traditionally 13-year-old boys celebrate becoming bar mitzvahs (meaning “sons of commandment”) and 12- or 13-year-old girls celebrate becoming bat mitzvahs (“daughters of commandment”).

What do you say at a bat mitzvah?

Personal Messages for a Bat Mitzvah Card

  • Mazel tov on your bat mitzvah!
  • Happy Bat Mitzvah!
  • Wishing you many blessings as you celebrate this special time.
  • I’m so happy you invited me to celebrate your bat mitzvah!
  • Congratulations!
  • I’m happy and proud to celebrate this special time with you.

What do girls read in a bat mitzvah?

During her Bat Mitzvah, a girl may read from the Torah or she may instead read a prayer from the Siddur . Traditionally, within Judaism, males and females are not thought to have the same responsibilities.

What do you say to a grandson on a bar mitzvah?


  • “Mazel tov, Bar Mitzvah!”
  • “Best wishes and mazel tov to you as you celebrate your bat mitzvah!”
  • “Congratulations and mazel tov, Bar Mitzvah!
  • “This day is so meaningful, and you’ve worked so hard for it.
  • “Congratulations on what you’ve achieved and on stepping into your faith community as an adult today.”

What I said to my daughter on her Bat Mitzvah?

To My Daughter On Her Bat Mitzvah My wish for you as you enter adulthood on your bat mitzvah is simply this: to remain a kid . Don’t lose your gift of being playful and living in the moment.

What is a bat mitzvah blessing?

Blessings for Bar/Bat Mitzvah Students Tallit Blessing Nisim B’Chol Yom La’asok B’divrei Torah Yotzer Or V’ahavta Avot V’imahot & G’vurot Torah Blessings Haftarah Blessings Kiddush

What is a bar mitzvah greeting?

Mazel tov is the standard greeting to the bar/bat mitzvah and their family. It basically means “congratulations” (though, literally, it means good luck).