For these I weep

For these I weep

The oft-quoted verse from Lamentations 1:16, read on eve of the 9th of Av fast, is as apt today as it was when the Prophet Jeremiah said it while mourning the destroyed first Holy Temple.Dr. Mordechai Kedar, 7/20/2018, 7:13 AM
 Laws for the Fast of the 9th of Av 5777

Laws for the Fast of the 9th of Av 5777

A primer for observing the fast we all hope will be unnecessary.Rabbi Baruch Efrati, 7/31/2017, 12:36 PM
Route of traditional Tisha B'Av Walk in question

Route of traditional Tisha B'Av Walk in question

Police to Women in Green: Prepare alternative route for Tisha B'Av Walk; Women in Green: Capitulation to terror.Mordechai Sones, 7/26/2017, 5:22 PM
9th of Av: 5774

9th of Av: 5774

Destroying the Temples affected the entire world. And how little the world has changed since that calamitous day 1,944 years ago! Daniel Pinner, 8/5/2014, 4:14 PM
From Israel: Tisha B'Av on the Web

From Israel: Tisha B'Av on the Web

There are many opportunities to experience Tisha B'Av on the web for those who will stay at home. This is a selection in English from Jerusalem. Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2014, 10:04 AM
A National Day of Introspection

A National Day of Introspection

Yom Kippur is a day for individual introspection, this year Tisha B'Av calls for national rethinking.Dr. Aryeh Hirsch, 8/4/2014, 11:00 AM
Courage: Rabbi Yisroel Spira Zts"l of Bluzhev

Courage: Rabbi Yisroel Spira Zts"l of Bluzhev

Dignity before History, dignity before G-d. Rabbi Dr. Eliyahu Safran, 8/4/2014, 10:46 AM
Tisha B'Av and Jewish Destiny

Tisha B'Av and Jewish Destiny

Israel does not have a future, it has a destiny. The Prophets of our Tanach (Jewish Bible) wrote about this unfolding more than 2,500 years ago.Dr. Phlip Brodie, 7/14/2013, 10:20 AM