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Tisha B’Av observance at Congregation Beth David

Posted by challahbackgirl on July 30, 2008

Tisha B’Av, the Fast of the Ninth of Av, is a day of mourning to commemorate the many tragedies that have befallen the Jewish people, many of which coincidentally have occurred on the ninth of Av.

Tisha B’Av begins on motzei Shabbat, Saturday night, August 9.  Please mark your calendars & join us in the sanctuary at Congregation Beth David:

Friday August 8: Kabbalat Shabbat – 6:30pm

Saturday August 9 – Shabbat Services – Shabbat Hazon – 9:30am
Special Haftarah – most of this Haftarah is chanted to Eikhhah trope – the
trope melody used for Eicha – the book of Lamentations.

Saturday night August 9 – 9:15pm
Reading of Eikhah – the book of Lamentations – wear comfortable clothing as
we will be sitting on the floor, dim light with candles

Sunday August 10 – 9:30am
Minyan includes Torah readings & Haftarah; most of the Haftarah is chanted
to Eikhah trope

Sunday night August 10 – 7:30pm – Minyan – TALLIT & TEFILLIN ARE WORN;
includes Torah readings & Haftarah


One Response to “Tisha B’Av observance at Congregation Beth David”

  1. […] You’re also invited to join Congregation Beth David to observe Tisha B’Av. […]

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