Fast of Tisha B'Av

Jerusalem: Above and Below

May 18, 2006
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JerusalemJerusalem: Above and Below – presented by Rabbi Ralph Pelcovitz, Rabbi Emeritus of Congregation Kneseth Israel of West Lawrence, NY. This shiur was recorded at a Tisha B’av gathering in 1994 at Congregation Kneseth Israel and is part of the OU’s Torah Dimensions series focusing on Jerusalem.

Why does Yerushalayim have a mystical claim on us? Why is it always on our agenda; the world is compared to an eyeball, the pupil is Yerushalayim.