Jewish Facts of Life
This year Tisha B’Av (the ninth day of the Hebrew month, Av) corresponds to August 9. It commemorates the destruction of the First and Second Temples. In Jewish tradition, the date has become synonymous with mourning and tragedy. How can we relate this to the good news of the gospel? Our website has a flash animation, as well as personal stories and articles that deal with suffering and the One who suffered on our behalf.