Announcement Sponsors

Bobby & Chelle Medow in honor of Bonnie Goldmeier, Rachel Lubchansky and Erich Drazen and their crews for their sterling work on the Shul dinner.

Bonnie Goldmeier in honor of Rachel Lubchansky and Erich Drazen two wonderful people to have worked with on the Young Israel Dinner.  Thank you to the Block boys for all their help.

Young Israel of St. Louis




Friday, Feb 1st   

Candle lighting............5:05 PM                         Shacharit during week:  Sunday 8:00 AM

Mincha/Maariv............5:05 PM                        Mon., Weds., & Thurs.                6:30 AM

                                                                        Tues. & Friday                6:40 AM

Saturday, Feb 2nd                                            Mincha & Maariv during week  5:10 PM

Hashkama Minyan............. 7:30 AM                Sof Z’man Kriat Shema               9:41 AM

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

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

Shiur .................4:00 PM                               

Mincha..............5:00 PM                                

Shabbat Ends.............6:06 PMEvening Shema......   after 6:06 PM


Kiddush: co-sponsored by Aviva & Aryeh Needle, in honor of Maytal Needle and in honor of her first birthday; and by  Hessie & Barry Needle in honor of Young  Israel members and to commemorate the yahrzeits of Barry’s father, Harry Needle, Hessie’s brother, Jack Schrieber, and Aviva’s grandfather, Leonard Kiem.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsored by Erna Waltuch and Heschel & Adinah Raskas in memory of the yarhzeit of their beloved husband and father, Max Waltuch.

Guest Speaker:  Dr. Michael Widlanski, Schusterman Visiting Professor

Shabbat Morning Drasha: 

Topic: Forbidding Corruption and Bribery in Israel and Its Neighbors, Then and Now.

Pre-Mincha Shiur:

Topic: Dog, Watchdogs, Prophets, Priests and Politicians:  The Roots of Jewish Governance.


ROSH CHODESH ADAR I - Wednesday & Thursday, February 6 & 7






MAZEL TOV – to Carly & Jonas Cooper on the birth of a baby boy.   Mazel tov!


CONDOLENCES – to Rachel Colton on the passing of her beloved father.  Rachel can be reached in Israel, 011-972-984-5632. May she and her family find comfort among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.




·                                                                                                                                             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)


Are ready for pick-up at the home of Melissa Perlman, 8300 Cornell.  Please call before coming 314-432-3101.



Y.I. Directory Address Correction: Please change Mrs. Adele Ehrenthal’s address in the Y.I. Directory to 1003 Laval.


TMK News


Mishnat Pinchas, the Torah MiTzion parent/child learning begins 5 min

after the start of Kiddush, downstairs in Young Israel.


This week's Mother/Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program of Torah MiTzion (Sunday

7 - 8:30 PM) will present Chana (Feb 3)


Derech Eretz Sunday Club this Week!

Kids have fun with Shany Batit and Eliana Smith! The Derech Eretz Club will be held this Sunday at YI, Grades K-3 9:30 - 10:30 AM; Grade 4-7 10:30 - 11:30 AM and at Traditional Congregation (12437 Ladue Rd): Grade K-7 from10:30 - 11:30 AM.

Wednesday: 9:15 AM – Weekly Beit Midrash for women given by Vardit Teperberg at the home of Faye Newman 7916 Stanford.


Uria Teperberg presents the Parshat HaShavua shiur 8 AM at Young Israel this Shabbat morning.


The second semester of Ulpan has begun. All students should send tuition to Chagai, 8222 Gannon, 63132


Welcome to Yisrael Smith from Efrat and thank you for providing a valuable resource to our Sherut Leumi Program: your daughter Eliana.


Save the Dates: Camp Derech Eretz, our acclaimed summer camp, will be held July 28 - August 15. Details to follow.






Women's Tehillim Group:  Meets at Fiona Kark’s home on 926 Jeanerette from 9:15-10 am.  If you cannot participate in person, call (314) 863-2829.  The new telephone number for the Tehillim hotline is (314) 995-7119.

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.  Please let us know if you have dresses to donate or are willing to loan.


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





Shul Office Hours:  Mon, Tues, Thurs, & Fri. 9:30 AM2:30 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.