Announcements sponsored:

In honor of Dr. Robert Strashun upon completing Mesechtah Yevamos and his 2nd Siyum HaShas (15 years!). 

By Earl & Faye Newman in honor of the birth of their grandson, Yakir Yehudah Samuels .

In honor of Mitch Wolf’s birthday, by Shelly and the Wolf children and grandchildren.


Young Israel of St. Louis


18 Elul 5767





Friday, Aug. 31st

Candle lighting…………………..7:15 PM                     Shacharis during week: Sun., Mon. 8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv…………………….7:00 PM               Tues., Weds., & Fri. 6:40 AM

                                                                                                            Thurs.                          6:30 AM    


Saturday, Sept. 1st                                                                     Mincha & Maariv during week – 7:10 PM

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

Chumash Shiur……………………8:00 AM                Sof Z’man Krias Shema……….... 9:46 AM

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

Shiur*…..…… ……..………………6:00 PM

Mincha..……………………………... 7:05 PM        The Eruv is………..………UP!!

Shabbos Ends.…………….….…...8:14 PM                Evening Shema……………after 8:16 PM                                                            

Kiddush: sponsors invited.                                                             Shalosh Seudos: sponsors invited.

*Rabbi Shulman will be giving a shiur entitled, “A Text Study of the Mahzor in Preparation for Rosh Hashanah,” at 6 PM at the Shul.

MAZEL TOV -  to Dr. Robert Strashun upon completing Masechtah Yevamos and his 2nd Siyum HaShas (15 years!).

to Earl & Faye Newman on the birth of a grandson, Yakir Yehudah,  to Rabbi Benjamin and Stephanie Samuels of Newton, MA and brothers Amitai, Yedidyeh, and Aryea.

to Amy (Boniuk) & Joshua Brickel on their recent marriage in Jerusalem. We are delighted that they are a part of the Young Israel community.

to Neil & Judy Weintraub on the birth of a grandson to Jake & Naomi Weintraub.  Mazel tov to the great grandparents Dr. & Mrs. Herbert Sunshine. We welcome Dr. Herbert & Phyllis Sunshine to the Young Israel community as new members.

Thank You! - And what a picnic it was!  Hundreds turned out to welcome the Shulmans on a glorious day at Irv Zeid Park.  Thank you to Roz Hirschhorn, Rose Ann Ariel, Betsy Zimbalist, Rachel Lubchansky, Michael Oberlander, Rabbi Michael Rovinksy and Avi Rovinsky for all of the fun.  And thank you everyone who attended the fest and made it a really wonderful day!

REFUAH SHELAIMAH Dr. 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).


CONDOLENCESto Jackie Oppenheimer & family on the loss of her beloved mother, Radine Feldman.  Jackie is sitting shiva at her home at 914 Albey Lane until Sunday morning.  There will be a Shacharit service at the shiva home at 8:00am Sunday morning.

- to our former member, Larry Weissmann on the loss of his beloved father, David Weissmann. The funeral is Friday in Jerusalem. Larry will be sitting shiva in his father's home, 011-972-2-561-1924.


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             

Thursday:         After Maariv       Dr. Dov Zeffren, Topics from the weekly Parsha.

                                                     Mesechta Berachot class given by Dr. Norman Katz (note new day).


Shul News

L’Chaim Kiddushthe congregation is invited to a L’Chaim Kiddush in honor of the engagement of Lenny Flaks and Chaya Raisel Stein, after Shul this Shabbos, at the home of Murray & Eva Gail Bresler, 7934 Stanford.

REMINDER! -The babysitting form is due no later than September 5th.  Thank you!


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 1st, to be included on the talit for this year.

TMK News

On the heals of the New Year, the Women's Beit Midrash will begin this week with a new book of the Prophets:  Shmuel I (come prepared by reading the first four chapters).  The location, for this Wednesday (9:15-10:15 AM) only, is at the home of Ruthie Asher (7941 Gannon).

Special Shabbat Party, 5-6PM for children K-6th at the Teperberg’s backyard, 7925 Delmar (Parshat-haShavua chidon, songs, refreshments & stories)

Registration opens soon for another year of the TMK Ulpan (two 14-week semesters beginning on October 9th)

Community News

Sukkah – A community family would like to borrow a sukkah for Sukkot; please call the office if you can help.  Thank you!

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.

Jewish Family Music & Arts Festival  - Jam Fest 07 presented by the Jewish Federation and its agencies on Sunday, October 14th from 4 - 7 PM at the JCC.  For more information and to RSVP, register online at or contact Aliyah Schneider at 314-442-3832 or


BYHS Boys School  - Join BYHS students in a daf-a-week program! Thurs., 6-6:45 PM and Sun. 9:30-11 AM (Davening 8:15 AM, followed by breakfast), at the boys school.

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.