Heska Amuna Synagogue to Observe Tisha B’Av
Monday, August 4,, 7:00 p.m.
Five misfortunes befell our fathers ... on the ninth of Av.
...On the ninth of Av it was decreed that our fathers should not enter the [Promised] Land, the Temple was destroyed the first and second time, Bethar was captured and the city [Jerusalem] was ploughed up.
- Mishnah Ta'anit 4:6