Announcement Sponsors:


In honor of Bradley Goldmeier’s Bar Mitzvah with much love, the brothers,

Joshua, Adam, Eric, Gary and William


Jackie & Alan Gerson on the first yahrzeit of their dear friend, Marcel Burstyn

Young Israel of St. Louis





Friday, Nov 9th

Candle lighting............4:35 PM                          Shacharit during week:  Sun. 8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv............4:35 PM                         Mon. & Thurs.                      6:30 AM

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

            Saturday, Nov.10th                                                                               

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

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

Shacharit........ ........9:00 AM                                        Sof Z’man Kriat Shema .9:11 AM

Shiur................... 3:40 PM                                

Mincha..............4:25 PM                                   The Eruv is........UP!!

Shabbat Ends.............5:34 PM                        Evening Shema......after 5:36 PM 


Kiddush/Luncheon: sponsored by the Goldmeier family in honor of Bradley’s Bar Mitzvah. Mazel Tov!!!

Seudah Shlishit: sponsored by Linda & Keith Rigden and family and Nancy & Eliot Planells and family in honor of Bradley Goldmeier’s Bar Mitzvah.


ROSH CHODESH KISLEV - Sunday, November 11



MAZEL TOV – to Bradley Goldemeir and his parents, Mickey & Bonnie on his Bar Mitzvah.

Mickey & Bonnie Goldmeier and family welcome all of their friends and family from near and far. Enjoy!

MAZEL TOV --  To Rabbi Asher & Shira Yablok who had a baby boy Friday morning.  The Shalom Zachar will be at their home after 8:00pm Friday, 8018 Stanford.  Mazel tov to the Zeffren and Yablok parents and great grandparents!!!

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 Begins this Week!  Kids have fun with Shany Batit and Eliana Smith! The Derech Eretz Club will be held this Sunday (11/11) & will present the Israeli personality Yehoshua Hankin .  Young Israel Synagogue: grades K-3;  9:30 - 10:30 AM; grades 4 to 7, 10:30 - 11:30 AM

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

Seudah Shlishit for High School Girls with Shany Batit and Eliana Smith.  4:30 - 5:30 PM at the Koshner home (7941 Gannon).

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

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 .

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

 SAVE THE DATE: Please note change in dateSt. Louis premiere of To Die In Jerusalem. Saturday night, November 17, 7:30 pm. Introduction by Director/Producer Hilla Medalia. Question and answer session to follow screening. Admission fee: $10, Young Israel of St. Louis.

THANK YOU!  The wedding committee would like to thank the following:  the students of Block Yeshiva High School - the girls for their creativity and service in every detail of the event, and the boys who helped rearrange the furniture so quickly and efficiently, and Young Israel for its leadership and cooperation, especially Charles Landy. Kol Hakavod.

Community News

BYHS Cross Country Team  – Congratulations to the following Young Israel girls who recently completed the cross country running season:  Adira Axelbaum, Mairav Simon, Davita and Leia Wachsstock. In two races, they brought home a total of four medals and achieved new personal records.  Their coach, Kate Friedman, their families, friends, and school are very proud of their great efforts.

Washington U. Green Action Student Group – will be holding an electronics recycling drive in celebration of America Recycles Day, Thursday, Nov. 15th, 7:30 AM-3:30 PM in the parking lot near the Sam Fox School of Design & Visual Arts, off Hoyt Dr. For more information or a list of electronics that they will accept, please call 314-382-1650.

Reservations Catering –is offering a Thanksgiving dinner package.  For more info contact them at 314-995-7087 or

Hanukkah Hugs 2007 – Please bring a new, unwrapped gift to Young Israel and brighten the life of a child this Hanukkah Season.  The collection box is located downstairs. Sponsored by the Jewish Family & Children’s Services.

The St. Louis Westin Hotel  Kosher Thanksgiving Buffet   We are offering a 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 supervised and approved by the Vaad Hoeir of St. Louis.  RSVP 314-552-5727 or

Jewish Family & Children Services WINGS - Lunch & Learn Lecture Series at the Jewish Federation, Nov. 20, 12 PM-1:00 PM, presents CAREGIVERS NEED TLC TOO! THE STRESS FACTOR. Free and open to the public.  For more info or to RSVP, call 314-812-9366.

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, call (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.


Shul Hours

Please note that the shul office will be closed Thanksgiving week, November 19-23, and again December 24th though January 3rd.


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

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