Leviticus 12

Purifying women after childbirth and circumcising boys
(12:1-8)

12:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses, saying,

Women are unclean and sinful after childbirth, so God prescribes rituals for their purification. (And baby girls make mothers twice as sinful and dirty as baby boys do.)

12:2 Speak unto the children of Israel, saying, If a woman have conceived seed, and born a man child: then she shall be unclean seven days; according to the days of the separation for her infirmity shall she be unclean.

(12:2, 4) If a woman have conceived seed, and born a man child: then she shall be unclean seven days ... And she shall then continue in the blood of her purifying three and thirty days.
If a boy is born, the mother is unclean for 7 days and must be purified for 33 days.

12:3 And in the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin shall be circumcised.

12:4 And she shall then continue in the blood of her purifying three and thirty days; she shall touch no hallowed thing, nor come into the sanctuary, until the days of her purifying be fulfilled.

(12:3) In the eighth day the flesh of his foreskin shall be circumcised.
Is circumcision required?

12:5 But if she bear a maid child, then she shall be unclean two weeks, as in her separation: and she shall continue in the blood of her purifying threescore and six days.

(12:5) But if she bear a maid child, then she shall be unclean two weeks ... and she shall continue in the blood of her purifying threescore and six days.
If a girl is born, the mother is unclean for 14 days and be purified for 66 days. (In the eyes of God, girls are twice as dirty as boys.)

12:6 And when the days of her purifying are fulfilled, for a son, or for a daughter, she shall bring a lamb of the first year for a burnt offering, and a young pigeon, or dove, for a sin offering, unto the door of the tabernacle of the congregation, unto the priest:

(12:6)
She shall bring a lamb ... for a burnt offering, and a young pigeon, or dove, for a sin offering.
Is childbearing sinful?

12:7 Who shall offer it before the LORD, and make an atonement for her; and she shall be cleansed from the issue of her blood. This is the law for her that hath born a male or a female.

(12:7) She shall be cleansed from the issue of her blood.

12:8 And if she be not able to bring a lamb, then she shall bring two turtles, or two young pigeons; the one for the burnt offering, and the other for a sin offering: and the priest shall make an atonement for her, and she shall be clean.

(12:8) If she be not able to bring a lamb, then she shall bring two turtles, or two young pigeons ... and she shall be clean.