Announcement Sponsors:

Ruth Shanker & children in memory of the yahrzeit of their dear husband & father,

 Sam Shanker


The Schuman family in honor of the visit of Lisa Fredman to St. Louis


Young Israel of St. Louis






Friday, Nov 2nd

Candle lighting............5:42 PM                          Shacharit during week:  Sun. 8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv............5:40 PM                         Mon. & Thurs.                      6:30 AM

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

            Saturday, Nov. 3rd                                                                               

Hashkama Minyan............. 7:30 AM                 Mincha & Maariv during week – 4:35 PM                     

Chumash Shiur.............8:00 AM                       

Shacharit........ ........9:00 AM                                        Sof Z’man Kriat Shema .10:07 AM

Special Shiur................ 4:35 PM                        

Mincha..............5:35 PM                                   The Eruv is........UP!!

Shabbat Ends.............6:41 PM                        Evening Shema......after 6:43 PM 


Kiddush sponsors: the Garbow & Hus families in honor of the first anniversary of Joel’s special birthday;

Michelle & Amir Wolf in honor of Bonnie & Mickey Goldmeier for their warm hospitality.

Seudah Shlishit: sponsored by Bob & Judy Hellman and Heschel & Adinah Raskas in memory of Ralph & Annette Raskas, of blessed memory.


SPECIAL SHIUR- Lisa Fredman, wife of Rabbi Michael Fredman, (former Rabbi of Young Israel of St. Louis), will deliver the pre-mincha shiur at 4:35 PM entitled "Rivka - A Closer Look Beneath the Veil". Lisa is currently the associate director of Midrashet Amit, a new post-high school girls’ seminary in Jerusalem. All are invited to attend.






MAZEL TOV – To Al Adelman & family on the birth of a great-granddaughter, Freda Leah; parents are Akiva & Sura Rifka Adelman of Jerusalem.

CONDOLENCES - To Sunny Davis on the passing of her beloved father, Macy Meyers.  Sunny will be sitting shiva in Baltimore, at her mother’s home.  The phone number there is 410-764-7045. May G-d comfort the family amongst the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem, and grant them long-life, good health, and strength.

REFUAH SHELAIMAH – Jerry Axelbaum, (Yosef Lippa ben Freida), 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)



TMK News

Derech Eretz Sunday Club continues this Week! Kids have fun with Shany Batit and Eliana Smith! The Derech Eretz Club will be held this Sunday (11/04) at Young Israel Synagogue (8101 Delmar Blvd): K-3 9:30 - 10:30 AM; 4-7 10:30 - 11:30 AM.

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

This week is the last chance for children (K-6) to join in a 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.

Mother/Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program: The Torah MiTzion Bat Mitzvah Program will begin on January 6th, 7:00 - 8:30 PM.  This educational program of 10 classes was developed by Oshra Koren of Matan in Israel. We are the first to offer this unique program in the U.S. ($140, scholarships are available).  Mothers of 6th graders should contact Vardit Teperberg (314 4203696) or Suzanne Sundy (314 4207880).

Shul News

Open House  -Michoel & Selina Rovinsky invite you to an Open House in honor of the engagement of their daughter Saara, to Moish Moskowitz of Cincinnati, on Sunday, November 4th from 2 to 4 pm, at their home, 8001 Gannon Ave.

Save the Date: Please note change in date. Join us Friday evening, November 30th, for a Shabbos dinner at the shul to welcome our new members! More details to follow.

Women's Tehillim Group:  The women are invited to participate in the reading of the book of Tehillim on Sunday mornings in the zchut of a refuah shelaima for cholim.  We meet at Fiona Kark’s home on 926 Jeanerette from 9:15-10 am.  If you cannot participate in person, you can call at (314) 863-2829 to receive chapters of Tehillim to say at home during that time.  The new telephone number for the Tehillim hotline is (314) 995-7119. This is the number to call to add or remove a name, or to check for updates.

Lost & Founda pearl necklace was found.  Please call the office if you know of anyone missing this necklace.

Community News

Shabbos Kallah -There will be a Shabbos Kallah for Chaya Raizel Stein, in honor of her upcoming marriage to Lenny Flaks, this Shabbos, Parshas Chayei Sarah, Nov. 3, at 3:30 pm at the home of Chana Huber, 919 Dalkeith Lane.

Ohr Atid's First Annual Trivia Night! This Sunday, November 4, 2007 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!

SAVE THE DATE:On Wednesday evening, November 14, Young Israel and Torah MiTzion are hosting the St. Louis premiere of the documentary film “TO DIE IN JERUSALEM”, an exploration of two families’ personal losses and Avigail Levy’s search for answers – the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, mutual pain despite cultural differences and diverse perceptions of death, and ultimately, the hope for peace. The film will be introduced by the Director/Producer Hilla Medalia, and she will answer questions following the film in a discussion moderated by our own Professor Michael Widlanski.

Video of Inspiration –No Prayer is Unanswered:  The Treasure Chest of Persistent Prayers” Shiurim by: Rebbitzens Tehila Jaeger & Tziporah Heller on Wednesday, November 7, at the home of Lynda Cohen, 8112 Teasdale.  For more info call Lynda, 862-0025, or see flyer on lobby bulletin board.

St. Louis Wedding Dresses G'mach - Dresses for the bride, mother of the bride/groom, and bridesmaids Serving the entire community. Please call Faye Newman (862-7537) or Phyllis Shapiro (725-4876) for an appointment.We are seeking to expand our inventory - let us know if you have dresses to donate or are willing to loan.Torah

Join us at Paint Me Pottery for an adults-onlyMotzei 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 .

The St. Louis Westin Hotel  Kosher Thanksgiving Buffet   Come enjoy our Kosher Thanksgiving Buffet from 1 -4 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 22.  The all inclusive meal is $55 per person and we'll donate 5% of your bill to Young Israel.  The surprisingly original, bountiful, delightful and delicious menu is approved by the Vaad Hoeir of St. Louis.  RSVP 314-552-5727 or

Shul Hours

The Shul office hours are Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri. from 9:30 AM2:30 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.