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Avoiding Danger During the Three Weeks

June 22, 2015, by

The three weeks between the seventeenth of Tammuz and Tish’a b’Av, between the anniversary of the breach of the wall of Yerushalayim and the anniversary of the destruction of the Mikdash, are a period of mourning. But this time is also considered a period of special danger: “Caution is needed from the 17th of Tammuz […]

Innovative Ideas for Tisha B’Av Programming

June 19, 2015, by

Live Lectures from the OU There will be live webcasts of speeches from the OU’s Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Hersh Weinreb and Rabbi Steven Weil.  Connect your shul’s television or visual projector to http://www.ou.org/holidays/tishabav to watch these lectures after the recitation of Kinot.  In addition, the OU’s website also contains inspiring audio lectures on related Tisha […]