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Shir Hashirim - Song of Songs
Song of Songs is the first of the five Megillot - Song of Songs, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes and Esther. The Song of Songs, by Solomon. Oh give me of the kisses of your mouth, For your love is more delightful than wine. The entire scroll in Hebrew and English
Tisha B’Av - 10 Facts About the Book of Lamentations
The Book of Lamentations, which is written in scroll form, is read in the synagogue on Tisha B'Av. It describes the calamities experienced by the Jews at the time of the First Temple’s destruction
Tradition says that the prophet Jeremiah wrote the books of the Kings, and correspondingly Kings appears among the works of Nevi'im. But Jeremiah also wrote Lamentations, and Lamentations appears in Ketuvim. Why is Lamentations not included among the works of the prophets?
First World-Wide Tisha B’Av Marathon to Be Screened This Year
Do you find it difficult to connect to the mourning over a Temple that was destroyed 2000 years ago? Do you find the Tisha B’Av lamentations too difficult to understand? Are you thinking about food all day long on Tisha B’Av?