Tisha B'Av Program 2012

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Program Date(s): 
12:30 PM Sunday Jul 29, 2012
Leaders & Speakers: 
Arieh King,
Dr. Elliott Malamet,
Rabbi Dr. Martin Lockshin,
Rabbi Chaim Strauchler,
Rabbi Jay Kelman,
Rabbi Yaakov Kerzner
Torah in Motion sponsors programming for Tisha B'Av annually. Our program enables one to truly understand and feel the losses that we experienced, and sharpens our ability to focus on the mourning required on this day.

Morning Program, 8:30 am, Yeshivat Or Chaim, 159 Almore Ave., Toronto

Shacharit followed by introductions and explanations of selected Kinnot, led by Rabbi Jay Kelman and Dr. Martin Lockshin.

Afternoon Program, 12:30pm, Shaarei Shomayim Congregation, 470 Glencairn Ave., Toronto

Orthodox Union/ Yeshiva University Movie Presentation: “Making Tisha B'av Relevant To Us”, featuring Rabbi Kenneth Brander, Dr. David Pelcovitz, Rabbi Herschel Schachter, Rabbi Steven Weil, Rabbi Dr. Tzvi Hersh Weinreb

2:30 pm: Mincha

3:00 pm: "Parallels in the Destruction and Redemption of Jerusalem: Then and Now"
Arieh King, Director and Founder of the Israel Land Fund (ILF).

4:00 pm: "Only Simchas? The Spiritual Value of Mourning"
Rabbi Chaim Strauchler, Shaarei Shomayim Congregation

5:00 pm: "We Want Mashiach Now"
Rabbi Yakov Kerzner, Mizrachi Bayit

6:00 pm: "Mourning the Destruction While Choosing to Live in Galut"
Rabbi Yair Spitz, Yeshivat Bnai Akiva

7:00 pm: "Never at Home: Alienation, Exile and Redemption in the Thought of Rav Soloveitchik"
Dr. Elliott Malamet, Torah in Motion