Torah Connections has for more than 30 years organized All-Day long Tisha B’Av Programs in Brooklyn where men and women can listen to powerfully inspiring lectures and divrei chizuk relating to the mourning of the major national tragedies of the Jewish people.
The program will STREAM LIVE here on the Matzav.com home page.
The actual program will be held at the Yeshiva of Brooklyn (Boys Division, 1200 Ocean Parkway, corner of Avenue L). It will begin this Motzei Shabbos, August 13th with Maariv at 9:30. Participants are asked to bring their own Siddur and Sefer Eicha (after having recited “Baruch hamavdil bein kodesh l’chol”). After Maariv and the reading of Eicha and Kinnos, Rabbi Dovid Goldwasser, Rav of K’hal Bnai Yitzchok will speak at 10:30 p.m. His topic will be: “Hidden Journals of Courage and Hope.” There will be no admission fee for the Motzei Shabbos program.
On Sunday morning, the program will resume at 8 a.m. with Shacharis. Participants are again requested to bring their own Siddur and Kinnos. At 9 a.m. Kinnos will be recited explained and elucidated until 1:00 p.m.
On Sunday afternoon, following Kinnos, lectures and divrei chizuk will be offered by Rabbi Tzvi Mordechai Feldheim, Menahel of Yeshiva Toras Chaim in Denver at 1 p.m.; Rabbi Daniel Glatstein, Rav of Kehillas Ahavas Yisroel in Cedarhurst at 2:45 p.m.; Rabbi Yosef Viener, Rav of Kehillas Shaar Hashamayin in Monsey at 3:30 p.m.; Rabbi Moshe Tuvia Lieff, Rav of Agudath Israel Bais Binyomin at 4:20 p.m.; Rabbi Shmuel Yaakov Klein, Director of Pubications at Torah Umesorah at 5:10 P.M.; Rabbi Eliyahu Meir Klugman, Rav of Bais Medrash L’Torah U’Tefilla in Yerushalayim at 6 p.m.; Rabbi Shmuel Dishon, Menahel of Mosdos Yad Yisroel, Karlin-Stolin at 6:50 p.m. and Rabbi Fischel Schachter, Maggid Shiur at Yeshiva Torah Vodath, Yeshiva Ohr Yitzchak and Landers College at 7:50 p.m. Times and speakers are subject to change.
There will be two Minyanim for Mincha, 2 p.m. and 6:50 p.m. Maariv, scheduled for 8:40 p.m. will be followed by Havdallah, Kiddush Levanah and refreshments to break the fast. Admission on Sunday is $12 per person or $35 per family.
For those watching online, donations may be made with either PayPal or credit card. Checks may be made out to: “Jewish Mobilization Committee” and mailed to 1421 East 10th Street, Brooklyn, NY.
The online broadcast is sponsored in part by Hindy & Kevin Chorney and Mr. & Mrs. Simcha Ezra Valberg.
Sponsorships opportunities are still available and needed to help cover the cost of running this program. For more information or to learn about dedication opportunities please call (718) 998-5822 or visit http://torahconnectionsdonation.com.
This broadcast is sponsored in part by Hindy and Kevin Chorney & Mr. and Mrs. Simcha Ezra Valberg.