Observed on July 22, 2018 (The fast begins the evening before)
Tisha B’Av, the Ninth of Av, is the saddest day on the Jewish calendar, wish five tragic events are commemorated.
To learn more about the significance of the day and how it is observed, click here.
High Holiday Beginners Services
Looking for something different for this year’s High Holidays? NJOP partners with synagogues in offering dynamic and accessible explanatory services.
Stay tuned! We will soon share a list of participating High Holiday Beginners Service locations.
National Jewish Outreach program is now NJOP. The NJOP website is dedicated in memory of George Kransdorf (Yisrael Yitzchak ben Simcha Z"L). Made possible in part by a grant from Targum Shlishi, a Raquel and Aryeh Rubin Foundation.
The High Holiday Beginners Service is dedicated in loving memory of Carl Freyer, Z"L, by the Freyer Family Foundation.
This Shabbat Across America and Canada Microsite is dedicated by Andrew R. Siegel, in honor of his newest granddaughter Tohar that she merit to grow up and become a healthy and wonderful Bat Yisrael.