26 2015

Tisha B'Av - Kinos and Beryl Wein Video Presentation

8:30AM - 1:30PM  

Congregation Kesser Israel: Orthodox 6698 SW Capitol Hwy
Portland, OR

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Please join us for a Tisha B'Av program intended to help all connect to the meaning of this day. 

Shacharit will begin at 8:30 am and will be followed by Kinos. Explanations of a selection of Kinos will be provided by local Rabbis.

Kinos will be followed at 11:00 am by a Beryl Wein video presentation, "Ominous Skies: 1930-1939."

The video addresses:
- The extraordinary rise of Hitler and the Nazi Party
- The escalating threat to the Jews while the world watches
- America in the throes of the Great Depression and Roosevelt's New Deal
- The doors of escape close to the Jews
- Europe is plunged into WWII