The "Nine Days," which span from 1-9 Av, have been a historically sad time for the Jewish nation. These resources, which include a video lecture, its audio file and related articles, are offered to help add meaning, understanding and inspiration to this tragic period.
The 9 Days: What Are Trying to Achieve?
Articles about the 9 Days:
- An Avoidable Siege (First Temple)
- Jeremiah: Forecaster of Doom, Prophet of Hope
- The Painful Path to Destruction (First Temple)
- The Fatal Tragedy of Flawed Leadership (Gedaliah)
- Building a New Life on Foreign Soil (First Temple)
- The Enemy Within (Second Temple)
- The Courage to Move Forward (Rabban Yochanan ben Zakkai)
- Faithful Contentment (Understanding the underlying causes)
- Prophets of Hope Amidst Despair (First Temple)