Parents, siblings, other relatives and guests are also welcome to actively participate in the service.
- Parents / Grandparents may wish to present the Bat/Bar Mitzvah with a Tallit and or Tefilin at the beginning of the service
- Note that throughout the customized service which Rabbi Tishkoff creates, there are specific parts recommended for readers (Reader #1, Reader #2…)
- Parents and / or others can offer personal blessings to the Bat/Bar Mitzvah after the Torah has been read and the Bar/Bat Mitzvah has finished the D’rasha
- In addition to this, if there are other parts anyone would like to read in Hebrew or English, they’re welcome to do so