9 Coincidental Happenings on Biblical Jewish Holidays

Picture Credit- Pixabay Tisha b'Av on the Jewish calendar falls in late July or early August. It is a date of ironic Jewish tragedies over...
Picture Credit- Pixabay Tisha b'Av on the Jewish calendar falls in late July or early August. It is a date of ironic Jewish tragedies over thousands of years. Are the dates coincidental? Here are just some examples of what happened on Tisha b'Av throughout history: 1. The first Temple was destroyed by the Babylonians in 586 B.C. and the second Temple was demolished on the same date by the Romans in 70 A.D. 2. The Jews were expelled from Spain on that date in 1491. 3. The Russian pogroms, World War I and World War II all occurred on that...