This week's bulletin sponsors are --

The Children, Grandchildren and Great grandchildren of Bernadine Zimbalist in her beloved memory;

Friends of Mark Cassorla (a'h), on the occasion of his first yahrzeit;

Jackie and Alan Gerson in honor of their grandson, Dov, becoming a Bar- Mitzvah.


Young Israel of St. Louis


4 Elul 5767





Friday, Aug. 17th

Candle lighting………………..7:35 PM                          Shacharis during week: Sun. 8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv………………….7:00 PM                    Mon. & Thurs.   6:30 AM

                                                                                                            Tues., Weds. & Fri. 6:40 AM


Saturday, Aug. 18th                                                                   Mincha & Maariv during week – 7:25 PM

Hashkama Minyan.………….... 7:30 AM                      Daf Yomi Shiur during week see Rabbi Rosenbloom

Chumash Shiur…………………8:00 AM                      Sof Z’man Krias Shema……….... 9:41 AM

Shacharis……..………… .…….9:00 AM                    

Mincha*…………………………....6:45 PM              The Eruv is………..………UP!!

Shabbos Ends.……………….…...8:34 PM                 Evening Shema……………after 8:36 PM                                                            
*Please note that Mincha this week is earlier than usual.
 This is to accommodate the Sheva Brachos at Shalosh Seudos.                                                                                                         
Kiddush: sponsored by the Zimbalist family in memory of Bernadine Zimbalist.
Shalosh Seudos: sponsored by Adinah & Heschel Raskas and Family and Goldie & Noah Susman and Family in honor of Sheva Brachos for the Chossen & Kallah, David & Ariella Hellman.


Rabbanit Chana Henkin will give a special shiur after davening entitled, “Curators and Innovators: Why Didn't Moshe Rabbeinu Understand Rabbi Akiva.” She will also give a shiur at 5:45 PM entitled, “Israel's Newest Immigrants: A Halachic Look at Ethiopian Jews”. High school and college girls are invited to meet Rabbanit Henkin at 4:45 PM at the home of David and Jill Mogil, 8031 Gannon.




MAZEL TOV - to Karen and Michael Zeffren on the engagement of their son, Levi to Alissa Tanzar, daughter of Gail and Lee Gordon and Phil and Noreen Tanzar of Chicago. Mazel Tov to grandparents Nancy and Paul Friedman and Shirley and Ted Zeffren.

To David and Ariella Hellman on their recent marriage. Mazel Tov to their parents, Bob & Judy Hellman and Ben & Michele Cohen.

STONE DEDICATION – There will be a Stone/Monument Dedication for Bernadine Zimbalist at noon, Sunday, August 19th, at the Beth Hamedrosh HaGadol Cemetery, 9124 Ladue Rd.


REFUAH SHELAIMAHDr. Hillel Nachum Goldstein (ben Batya Eta), Rafael Dovid Grunberger (ben Bracha), Ruven Kirshner (ben Tovah Chaya), Zev Eliezer (ben Chaya Shaindel), Malka bas Chaya, and Panina Medow Licht (Panina bas Rochel Ettel).


KIDNAPPED CHAYALEI ZAHAL- Gilad ben Aviva (Shallit), Ehud ben Malka (Goldwasser), and Eldad ben Tova (Regev)



Sunday: 9-10 AM Class in Trei-Asar given by Dr. Mitch Wolf.

Mondays: 8:15 PM Paths of Justice, taught in English by Uria Teperberg.

Tuesday: 11:00 AM Women’s Parsha class given by Rabbis Rovinsky & Levitansky.

                                                                                                            After Maariv: Talmud, Sanhedrin, Rabbi Amiel Rosenbloom.

Wednesday: 9:15 AM Beit Midrash for Women by Vardit Teperberg will be at Faye Newman’s, 7916 Stanford

After Maariv: Mesechta Berachot class given by Dr. Norman Katz.

Thursday: 7:30-8:30 PM Dr. Dov Zeffren, Topics from the weekly Parsha.


Shul News


MISSING SIDURIM – The Shul is missing 22 Art Scroll Sidurim (replacement value about $1,000). If anyone knows who might have taken them, please help us. Contact Mitch Wolf or the office.


KOL HAN’ARIM TALIT -Young Israel Women's Division invites you to participate in the tradition of the "Kol Han’arim Talit".  This talit is held above all of the children when they are called up to the Torah on Simchat Torah.  Please send your one-time fee of $18 per name for any boy or girl under the age of Bar/Bat Mitzva to Bonnie Drazen (8135 Amherst, 63130). Names will be embroidered and appliquéd to the talit. All orders must be in by Monday, September 10th, to be included on the talit for this year.


NEW YEARS GREETINGS - Young Israel Women's Division is pleased to invite everyone to offer Rosh Hashanah greetings. You may list your name for $10 or place a personalized message for $18.  Send checks made payable to YI Women's Division to Matilda Zeffren, 8038 Cornell. The deadline is August 20th.

Reminder! - The High Holiday seating forms and Yizkor forms are due in the Shul office by August 27th. The babysitting form is due no later than September 5th. Thank you!

Sunday August 26th. Join us at the fun-filled Shul Picnic and welcome the Shulman family! Times are 4:30 PM to 7:00 PM, at Irv Zeid Park on Old Bonhomme next to Logos School. Bring your own food. Watermelon and Beverages will be provided! No reservations needed….just show up for the festivities!


This week, please welcome Shani Batit who will arrive late Sunday from Israel as part of our Sherut Leumi Program.

Registration for Tichon for 2007-08 is open.

Mishnat Pinchas, the Torah MiTzion parent/child learning begins 5 min after start of Kiddush, downstairs at Young Israel.

Community News

Holiday Celebration - Children ages 3-9 and their parents and grandparents are invited to celebrate the fall holidays at PJ Storytime on Tuesday, September 11th at 6:45 PM, at the Saul Brodsky Jewish Community Library. There is no charge, but reservations are required by Sept. 10th by calling the Brodsky Library, 442-3720, or email Please see flyer on bulletin board.

Jewish Council Against Family Violence & Jewish Women International presents Rabbi Joseph Telushkin speaking on WORDS THAT HURT, WORDS THAT HEAL, Communication for Healthy Relationships. Rabbi Telushkin will be speaking on Thursday, October 25th from 7-9 PM at Clayton High School in the Commons & Auditorium. For more information, or to make a reservation, contact Carly Cooper, at email: or 314-607-8444.


Shul Hours

The Shul office hours are Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri. from 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Closed on Wed.

Deadline for announcements: Noon on Thursday & for Mazel Tovs 10 AM on Friday

Rabbi Moshe Shulman’s email is


If you are interested in sponsoring a weekly Shul Announcement, please email Clare ( or call the Shul office (727-1880). Minimum suggested donation is $36. Thank you.