Announcement Sponsors

David, Roz, Sean, Sheera and Yonatan Hirschhorn on the upcoming yahrzeit of their dear daughter and sister Chaya Renana Galit the 17th day of Shevat.

Young Israel of St. Louis




Friday, Jan. 18th   

Candle lighting............4:49 PM                         Shacharit during week:  Sunday 8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv............4:45 PM                        Mon. & Thurs.    6:30 AM

                                                                        Tues., Weds. & Friday    6:40 AM

Saturday, Jan. 19th                                           Mincha & Maariv during week  4:50 PM

Hashkama Minyan............. 7:30 AM                Sof Z’man Kriat Shema               9:44 AM

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

Shacharit.................9:00 AM                           The up!

Shiur (see topic below)..........3:50 PM            

Mincha..............4:45 PM                                

Shabbat Ends.............5:50 PMEvening Shema......   after 5: PM


Kiddush: sponsors invited.


Seudah Shlishit:  sponsored by Drs. Stuart & Betty Ozar in honor of the Siyum of their son, Alex.


Pre-Mincha Shiur topic:

Self-Defense: Right, Obligation, or Privilege?

A Theological Perspective




Mazel Tov – to the Drs. Betty & Stuart Ozar on the birth of a grandson to Rivka and Sam Goldenhersh and to Alex Ozar on completing a siyum on Seder Moed.

Mazel tov to the grandparents Del & Phyllis Goldenhersh, great grandparents Mrs. Rosaline Sonnenwirth, Tammy Goldenhersh and Dr. & Mrs. Milton Ozar.

The bris will be, IY”H, 9:00 AM Sunday morning at the shul.  There will be a Shalom Zachor at the Ozar’s home, 8134 Amherst, Friday night, after 8:15 PM



·                                                                                                                                             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

·                                                                                                                                             Panina Medow Licht (Panina bas Rochel Ettel).


Gilad ben Aviva (Shallit), Ehud ben Malka (Goldwasser), and Eldad ben Tova (Regev)


The Shul’s Annual Dinner

We’re ready to send the journal to print and do the table arrangements.  If you have a last minute ad, or haven’t yet made your reservation for dinner, please call Rachel (726-2163) or Bonnie (434-9900) by Sun., Jan 20th at 5pm.  As a courtesy to our many and wonderful volunteers who invest hours accommodating us to ensure a fun and comfortable dinner, please respond.


Rabbi Shulman will be visiting Israel at the beginning of February and would like to contact the students from Young Israel who are studying there. If you have a child or grandchild in Israel for the year at a Yeshiva or Seminary, please contact either the office or Rabbi Shulman and provide us with his/her name, yeshiva/seminary, and a cell phone contact number. Thank you.




Please note that Dr. Katz’s Talmud class has been cancelled for this week, Thursday, Jan 24th.



TMK News


This week's Mother/Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program of Torah MiTzion (Sunday, 7 - 8:30 PM) will present Devorah (Jan 20).

Derech Eretz Sunday Club this Week (Jan 20). Kids have fun with Shany Batit and Eliana Smith!

The Derech Eretz Club will be held at Young Israel Synagogue (8101 Delmar Blvd): Grade K-3 9:30 - 10:30 AM   Grade 4-7  10:30 - 11:30 AM

Beit Midrash for Women by Vardit Teperberg (home of Faye Newman: 7916 Stanford)

Women's Tehillim Group:  Meets at SoraLeah Leschen’s home this week, 7823 Balson from 9:30-10 am.  If you cannot participate in person, call (314) 721-4056.  The new telephone number for the Tehillim hotline is (314) 995-7119.

Jewish Summer Opportunities Fair –It’s not too early to explore your options & plan an unforgettable summer for your child.  Sun., Jan. 27th, 11 AM - 1:30 PM, JCC Wohl Bldg. Contact: Jenny Wolkowitz 314-432-8642 or



Please remember to use our sales tax ID number if you shop for the Shul.  Thank you.



We’re Going to be Crowded & Need Your Help


Next Friday, the tables and chairs for the shul dinner will be delivered to the social hall and will take up much space.  Therefore, we have the following needs and requests:

·                                                                                                                                Please keep your kids safely away from the tables and chairs so they’re not injured.

·                                                                                                                                We will open the doors to the social hall for Kiddush.  Treat the carpet kindly.

·                                                                                                                                After Ma’ariv on Saturday night, please be sure all papers are cleared away and books are put away

·                                                                                                                                Davening on Sunday will be in the Beit Midrash.


Thank you for your help and cooperation.  We will all be dazzled by the new and lovely Marrakesh Room!





Shul Office Hours:  Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri. 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM. Closed on Wed.


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


Rabbi Shulman’s email is


Rabbi Shulman can also be reached at his home study during hours when the office is closed, at 725-6130.


Young Israel website:

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