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Fill the Void: A Tisha B'Av Message

What is the meaning of the 9th of Av today?

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Visitor Comments: 6

(5) Morris S, August 14, 2016 5:27 AM

What a wonderful lesson and perspective to have today. You changed my tisha bav this year Thank you for always inspiring us!

(4) Orietta Weinstein, August 11, 2016 10:23 PM

Thank you Rabbi Yaakov Cohen . Clear and simple explanation of the incredible and Biblical History Of TISHA B'AV.

(3) Ellie, August 11, 2016 7:06 PM


What a beautiful message... Thank you for helping me truly understand what this day is all about

(2) Anonymous, August 11, 2016 6:57 PM

Easily understood explanation of Tisha B'Av by Rabbi Cohen

My intention is to try to fast this year although i am 75 & have ongoing health issues. As I age, I feel honored to be a Jew.

Anonymous, August 15, 2016 12:20 AM

good for you

Kol hakavod to you. Just make sure to check with your doctor. I hope you are able to fast at least some part of the day. It's great to be one of us, isn't it? And refuah Shelaima, I hope your health improves.

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