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The Temple

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At the center of Tisha B’Av is the Temple. This was more than just a place of worship for the Jewish people – it was the very center of their lives, their faith, and their relationship with God. Learn more about the Temple in this bulletin.

What Is Tisha B'Av? - Overview

Tisha B’Av (the Fast of the Ninth of Av) is a day of mourning to commemorate the many tragedies that have befallen the Jewish people, many of which have occurred on the...

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Tisha B'Av -- A Time to Weep

On Tisha B’Av, Jews mourn and cry out to God to mourn the destruction of the Temples in Jerusalem and other tragedies that have befallen the Jewish people. Their tears...

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