• June 15, 2024
  • 9 5784, Sivan
  • פרשת נשא

Making Tisha B'Av a Holiday

Making Tisha B'Av a Holiday
The prophet Zechariah promises us that Tisha B’Av will one day be a time of happiness and joy. Join Rabbi Dr. Gidon Rothstein as he explores this idea and whether we are ready for such a transformation.
July 18, 2021 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Making Tisha B'Av a Holiday: Making Tish’a B’Av a Holiday
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Exploring the idea from Zechariah that Tisha B’Av is both more significant a fast than others like 17 Tammuz, and that it will one day be a holiday, and how we can hasten the time to make that happen.

Rabbi Dr. Gidon Rothstein has semicha from YU (RIETS) and a PhD from Harvard. He has worked in shul rabbinate, high school and adult education. He is the author of both fiction and non-fiction, most recently "As If We Were There: Readings for a Transformative Passover Experience". He lives in Riverdale, NY.