Tisha B’av 5780

Join us this year as we commemorate Tisha B’av in person and on Zoom. All davening will take place in the parking lot (inside if weather necessitates) and on Zoom. Eicha, Kinot and lectures will take place on Zoom only.

Access virtual services & classes:
Online: bit.ly/BTdavens, password: BethTfiloh
Call in: (253) 215-8782 or (301) 715-8592, meeting ID: 229 593 260, password: 270592
 
Wednesday evening, July 29
• 8:10 pm: Mincha
• 8:20 pm: Dvar Torah
• 8:21 pm: Fast starts
• 8:30 pm: Maariv
• 9:00 pm: Eicha - Zoom only
 
Thursday, July 30
• 7:30 am: Shacharit
• 9-10:15 am: Kinot with introductions from clergy and shul members - Zoom only
• 10:15 am: The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising: A Family History, presentation by Dr. Allan Zarembski
 
Dr. Zarembski's family (on both his mother and father's side) were present in the Warsaw ghetto from the beginning to its end. He will talk about the establishment, operation and destruction of the ghetto, to include the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, and will interconnect it with his family in the ghetto. The presentation will include slides, photos and discussion of the events themselves. This presentation is based on a lecture Dr. Zarembski gives annually to the University of Delaware's Holocaust Studies program
 
• “Eli Tziyon”, led by Yoni Rose ’04, Cantor, Jewish Community, Frankfurt am Main
• 11:15 am: Eyewitness Account of the Destruction of the Temple, presented by Davina Grojnowski, Ph.D.

Davina Grojnowski is an Oxford-educated scholar with a doctoral degree in Second Temple Judaism. She has a background in Jewish Studies and Classics, and has taught at the prestigious King's College, London. She is well-known in her field as an expert on Josephus and classical literature and has published and presented widely on the writings of Josephus and Nehemiah as well as the evolution and origins of religion.

• 12-7 pm: Torah in Motion’s online Tisha B’av program - view details and register online here

Join Dr. Yehudah Mirsky, Rabbi Dr. Martin Lockshin, Mali Brofsky, Dr. Ari Zivotofsky, Rabbi Aviad Tabory, and Dr. Yardaena Osband as they help you truly understand and feel the losses that we experienced, and sharpens your ability to focus on the mourning required on this day.

• 3 pm: Aish HaTorah's Tisha B'av at the Kotel - watch here

Featuring Rabbi Steven Berg, Rabbi Motty Berger, Rabbi Yitzchak Berkovitz, Rabbi Benjamin Blech, Rabbi Gavriel Friedman, Rabbi Eiteil Goldwicht, Mrs. Sara Yocheved Rigler, Rabbi Shmuel Silber, Rabbi Berel Wein and Mrs. Slovie Jungreis-Wolff
 
• 8:00 pm: Mincha
• 8:30 pm: Dvar Torah
• 8:40 pm: Maariv
• 9:03 pm: Fast ends
 
Tisha B'av Resources
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