Tisha B"Av

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Insights on Tisha B'Av, and the laws of the Fast when it falls out on Saturday night

Insights on Tisha B'Av, and the laws of the Fast when it falls out on Saturday night

When Tisha B'Av is on Motzei Shabbat, Seuda Shlishit is eaten as usual, but one must be careful to stop before sunset. Tikkun on the fast.Rabbi Eliezer Melamed, 16/07/2021 08:15
Tisha B’Av – What is a Christian’s Response?

Tisha B’Av – What is a Christian’s Response?

Christians with anti-Semitic thoughts and ways need to repent. And act.Rev. Anthony Abma, 09/08/2019 17:59
ID Number 84803

ID Number 84803

Rabbi J.B. Soloveitchik stressed that the Holocaust should be remembered on Tisha B'Av. A letter to Ela Goldberg, ID Number 84803. Prof. Itzhak D. Goldberg, MD FACR, 09/08/2019 11:59
Ask yourself, what did I do for the Beit Hamikdash today?

Ask yourself, what did I do for the Beit Hamikdash today?

What did I do to help bring the Third Temple today? A question every Jew should ask themselves everyday, especially now that we’ve entered Chodesh Av and The Nine Days, leading up to Tisha B’Av. Ariel Natan Pasko, 05/08/2019 13:59
The race of life: Together, everyone's a winner

The race of life: Together, everyone's a winner

Rabbi Yitzchak Botton explains the meaning of Jewish exile and how we can change for the better during the Three Weeks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/08/2019 08:40
Chief Rabbi Lau: Argentinean Jews can vote on Tisha B'Av

Chief Rabbi Lau: Argentinean Jews can vote on Tisha B'Av

A mandatory presidential election is taking place in Argentina on Tisha B'Av. Is voting considered a distraction from mourning?Hezki Baruch, 28/07/2019 19:52
 Tisha B'Av, the Holocaust and sparks of light in the darkness

Tisha B'Av, the Holocaust and sparks of light in the darkness

Looking at Tisha B'Av through the lenses of the Holocaust explains the seeming dissonance in the words of our Sages about the fast day.Rabbi Avraham Krieger, 21/07/2018 21:57
From twilight to Redemption

From twilight to Redemption

The potential of the 9th of Av remains. Daniel Pinner, 15/08/2016 11:04
'No shame in our desire to rebuild the Temple'

'No shame in our desire to rebuild the Temple'

Thousands march around Old City walls, marking beginning of Tisha B'Av.Eliran Aharon, 14/08/2016 10:53