Announcements Sponsors

The Goldmeier Family in the merit of the amazing walk that Aitan Groener and Bradley Goldmeier completed for their friend Daniel Shapiro.

Danny, Ari, Adam, Yudi, Zack, and Yoni, the Block Yeshiva High School Seniors, in honor of all the people who donated time and money to make our raffle fundraiser so successful.

Young Israel of St. Louis






Friday, Oct. 12th

Candle lighting............6:09 PM                          Shacharit during week:  Sun. 8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv............6:05 PM                         Mon. & Thurs.                      6:30 AM

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

            Saturday, Oct. 13th                                                                                           

Hashkama Minyan............. 7:30 AM                 Mincha & Maariv during week - 6:05 PM                      

                                                                        Daf Yomi shiur during week: See Rabbi Rosenbloom

Shacharit........ ........9:00 AM                                        Sof Z’man Kriat Shema .9:58 AM

Pre Mincha Shiur.with Rabbi Shulman...5:00 PM    

Mincha..............6:00 PM                                   The Eruv is........UP!!

Shabbat Ends.............7:08 PM                        Evening Shema......after 7:10 PM 


Kiddush:  sponsors invited.

Seudah Shlishit:  sponsored by Howard & Jackie Oppenheimer in commemoration of the yahrzeits of Bea Oppenheimer and Sam Goldberg.


MAZEL TOV - to Rabbi & Yocheved Bienenfeld on the birth of a granddaughter, Sarah, to Bracha Tova & Chaim Sendic.

-to Dov and Tziona Zeffren on the birth of a grandson, Naphtali Tzvi  to Yael and Dani Feiner.   Mazel Tov to great-grandparents, Dr. Lester and Matilda Zeffren.

-to Rabbi Boaz and Hefsti Genut on the birth and brit of their son, Chagai Avraham.

-to Bradley Goldmeier who will lay tefillin for the first time at Sunday morning’s minyan.  A light breakfast will be served afterward.

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).


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


THANK YOU! The entire shul joins the Women's Division in extending a huge TODAH RABAH to Barbara Drazen and Bonnie Drazen for the beautiful Kol HaN’arim tallit that was inaugurated this past Simchat Torah.  We can tell that a lot of hard work and love went into its creation.  We look forward to filling this tallit with names of the children of our shul in the years to come. Thank you, Barbara and Bonnie!

CANDY APPLES – Thank you to the following for making donations to the purchase of our Simchat Torah candy apples:  Maurie & Rich Axelbaum, Stan & Leila Biel, Larry & Sunny Davis, Ron & Donna Fredman, Daniel & Jessie Lefton, Hessie & Barry Needle, Howard & Jackie Oppenheimer, Danny & Sara Wachsstock, and Stuart & Betsy Zimbalist


PLEASE NOTE -- There will be a stone unveiling for Yoheved Williams, former Y.I. secretary, at Chevra Kadisha Cemetery this Sunday at 2:00 PM.





Rabbi Shulman’s classes begin this week.  Please see separate flyer for details.

Sunday:            9-10 AM             Class in Trei-Asar given by Rabbi Moshe Shulman. 

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: Shmuel I, Vardit Teperberg, 7916 Stanford Ave.             

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

                                                     Mesechta Berachot class given by Dr. Norman Katz

TMK News

Come to the Derech Eretz Sunday Club Opening Event! The Derech Eretz Sunday Club is about to begin in University City and Creve Coeur for children K though 7th grade.  Come meet the Israeli club leaders and madrichim for the opening party at the Epstein Hebrew Academy on Sunday, October 14th, from 10 AM - 12 Noon.  Have fun with Shany Batit and Eliana Smith!

Only a few more chances (Oct 13, 20, 27, Nov 3; before the clock changes) to bring your children (K-6) to the Mesibat Shabbat.  This Special Shabbat Party meets from 5 -6 PM in the Teperberg’s backyard (7925 Delmar) for the Parshat HaShavua chidon-quiz, songs, refreshments and stories.

Join the fourth annual Ulpan Ivrit - 5768 sponsored by Torah MiTzion Kollel held in Young Israel every Tuesday & Wednesday evening.

Semester one from October 9th through  January 9th (13 classes). Semester two from January 15th through April 9th (13 classes) Adult Hebrew classes are taught by Vardit Teperberg on 4 levels. Children's Hebrew classes are taught by the Sherut Leumi girls (Shany and Eliana) from 6:15 - 7:00 PM on Tuesday (beginners) & Wednesday (advanced).  $100 for each semester. Every student receives their own workbook. Scholarships available. Wednesday:  9:15 AM – Weekly Beit Midrash for women given by Vardit Teperberg at the home of Faye Newman 7916 Stanford.

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

Please Note

Lost & Found.  Are you missing a raincoat, a sports jacket, a pair of shoes, an infant seat or a child's book or toy? Please check the coat rack and shelves downstairs by the office. All unclaimed items will be donated to charity on November 1st.

Community News

Forging Relationships: At Home, At Work, With Friends" is the topic of the forthcoming Barbara Mendelson Community Lecture by Rabbi Dr. Abraham J. Twerski on Tuesday, October 16, 7:30 pm at the JCC Wohl Building auditorium on the Millstone Campus. Part of Chabad's Jewish Living & Learning Series. Refreshments will be served and the suggested donation is $10. For more information call Chabad at 314.725.0400.

WOMEN ONLY BENEFIT!  Monday evening, October 22, at 7:30PM there will be a “Women's Only” event to Benefit displaced brides-to-be from Gush Katif.  Many families are still living in temporary shelters and do not have jobs.  Let's make a difference at this special Bridal Shower and L'Chaim.   Support these couples and join the fun at the home of Faye Newman, 7916 Stanford.   For reservations or more information call or email:  Debbie Schuman, 314-727-3123 (, or Janet Weinberg, 314-721-4523, (

Torah Conferencing Network Weekly ShiurimPrepare Yourself for Shabbat with Rabbi Yissocher Frand’s Shiur on Topical Halachic issues relevant to the Parsha on Thursdays on 7823 Balson at 8:00 PM. Please see bulletin board for more information.

Save the date:  Sunday, November 4, 2007 for Ohr Atid's First Annual Trivia Night! Do you know the capital of Brazil? Where were the 1964 Olympic Games held?  If you know the answers to these questions (or if you want to know) and are in the mood for a fun evening of trivia, food, games and prizes, you won't want to miss this event. Trivia Night will be held at Clayton Commons. Doors open at 6:30 PM and the games begin at 7:00 PM.   Pull together teams/tables of 8-10 players at $18 per person (or perhaps you wish to sponsor a table for $180). If you don't have a team, we will assign you to a table.  All proceeds benefit children with special needs in the St. Louis Jewish community.  For more information, or to register, contact Rachel Shapiro at 314-862-3745 or We hope to see you there!

Join us at Paint Me Pottery for an adults-only Motzei Shabbat event of painting, socializing and light refreshments, Saturday, December 1st, 7:30 – 9:30pm. Registration is $10 (paid in advance) and you will pay that night for the item you choose to paint (prices range from $8.50-$15). Limited number of spots - - RSVP early to Roz ( or Rachel ( More details to follow .

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.