Just and holy God,
receive our fear, our shame, our grief, our anger.
Help us to overcome them,
to use these energies in the service of healing.
Traditionally, Tishah B'Av is observed as a day of mourning the destruction of both ancient Temples in Jerusalem. Today, Tishah B’Av stands as a day to reflect on the suffering that still occurs in our world.
Learn the blessings and find recipes to celebrate Shabbat at home, and find out what to expect at a Shabbat service at a Reform synagogue.