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Tisha B'Av for 20s & 30s 2019

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Manhattan Jewish Experience

131 West 86th Street

10th Floor

New York, NY 10024

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On Tisha b'Av, we commemorate tragedies that have befallen the Jewish people, many of which occurred on the ninth of Av. At MJE, we will gather to read Eicha (the Book of Lamentations) and to discuss and reflect upon the themes of the day with classes, prayer, and films. Join us to end the fast Sunday night with bagels and lox!

Saturday, August 10 – Night program of Eicha, Discussions, and Songs

8:00 pm Fast Begins

9:00 pm Meaningful and Explanatory reading of the Book of Lamentations (Eicha) followed by Tisha B’av songs and a moving multimedia presentation

Sunday, August 11 – All-day program of Discussions, Prayer and Classes

9:30 am Morning service with MJE on the 10th floor

10:30 am-1:30 Kinot (Melancholy Poetry) readings and discussion on themes of Tisha B’av with Rabbi Mark Wildes, Rabbi Joshua D. Klein, and Allison Reich and Kevin Wolf (10th floor).

1:40 pm Early afternoon service at The Jewish Center

2:30 pm Tisha B’av screening of two movies

6:30 pm Special class with Rabbi Mark Wildes

8:00 pm Afternoon service and class with Rabbi Buechler from the Jewish Center

8:31pm Fast ends with bagels, lox, and other food to fill your empty stomach!

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New York, NY 10024

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