Featured in Tisha B'Av
In the terrible, wonderful paradox of the Jew in exile, we are permanently, gratefully, happy. And temporarily, terribly sad.
On the 9th of Av we can understand the source of the senseless hatred that caused the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem and dedicate ourselves to "senseless love."
Tisha B'av and the secret of Jewish unity.
In Israel, my 4-year-old son was on a mission to see the Temple being rebuilt. We were all surprised when he found it.