NEWS FEATURE: With Faith and Trepidation, Ex-Soviet Jews Pursue Late-Life Circumcision

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c. 2004 Religion News Service (UNDATED) In June, two months shy of his 59th birthday, Valeriy Kozlov did the unthinkable: He went under the knife for religious reasons. Kozlov, a Belarus native, followed the example of his friend Leonid Marder, a Russian emigre who was circumcised at age 66. Both resettled in Reisterstown, Md., a […]

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