The Isakow family in honor of the engagement of Warren’s brother Julian to Debra Tam of Atlanta.

Larry and Sunny Davis in honor of their new grandsons, Baruch Meir Berger and Netanel Rudolph.

Young Israel of St. Louis




Friday, July 18

Candle lighting                                                  8:05 pm

Mincha /Ma’ariv                                               7:00 pm

Saturday, July 19

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur                                                 8:00 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  9:30 am

Mincha**                                                         7:00 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   9:04 pm


Eruv                                                                Please call the hotline at 863-1811


Kiddush:sponsored by Vicki, Warren and Dovi Isakow in honor of their dear daughter and sister, Adira Nechama. Welcome to Bobba Hermione from South Africa, and Uncle Julian and soon to be Aunt Debra from Atlanta.

Weekly Shacharit

Monday & Thursday                                        6:30, 8:00 am

Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday                         6:40, 8:00 am


Mincha & Ma’ariv                                            8:05 pm



Sunday, July 20th

Fast Begins                                                       4:17 am

Shacharit                                                          8:00 am

Chatzot                                                            1:07 pm

Mincha                                                             7:50 pm

Fast Ends                                                         9:04 pm


Seudah Shlishit: sponsored by Uria and Vardit Teperberg in honor of Tehila becoming a Bat Mitzvah, after Mincha, which will be at 7:00pm.






Mazel Tov to Uria and Vardit Teperberg on the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Tehila.

Mazel Tov to Gail and Yale Miller on the bris of their grandson, Ahron. Mazel tov to the parents, Rabbi Doneal and Batsheva Bernstein of Lakewood, NJ. Mazel Tov to the great-grandmothers, Esther Miller and Betty Resnick.

Mazel Tov to Carl & Sarah Ashkenasi on the birth of a daughter.  Any one interested in making a meal, please contact Vicki Isakow at, or 314-862-5661.



·                                                                                                                                             Gershon Yitzchak ben Matil Tziril

·                                                                                                                                             Rafael Dovid Grunberger (ben Bracha)

·                                                                                                                                             Ruven Kirshner (ben Tovah Chaya)

·                                                                                                                                             Zev Eliezer (ben Chaya Shaindel)

·                                                                                                                                             Malka (bat Chaya)

·                                                                                                                                             Erna Waltuch (Esther bas Rachel Leah)


·                                                                                                                                 Gilad (ben Aviva) Shallit


Membership Forms: By now you have received the updated membership form. Please complete and return it to the office as soon as possible. If you did not receive a form, please contact Judy in the office.

Please Help: With the Yom Tovim rapidly approaching, many communications will be sent by email. Please call Judy in the office if you do not have email access, so we can get the documents to you via US Mail or hand delivery.

Thank you: to Melissa & Harris Perlman and Aviva & Moshe Adler for maintaining hallway decorum this Shabbat.

Condolences: to George and Gabe Grossberg on the passing of their beloved mother, Barbara. May they and their families find comfort among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

Save the Date: On Sunday, August 3, 2008, 12-2 PM, at the Shul, there will be a program to commemorate Sarah Adelman's 2nd yahrtzeit. The guest speaker will be Yocheved Schacter, CSW, a psychoanalyst in private practice in Manhattan.


Ball game: The 2nd annual Young Israel Night at the Ball Game is approaching fast. Come see our St. Louis Cardinals take on the Pittsburgh Pirates on August 19th. First pitch is at 7:15pm. Tickets are $26.00 each and they’re going fast. RSVP to Rachel Lubchansky at 314-726-2163 or Mincha/Maariv will also be held at the Stadium.


Lost & Found: A brown Sephardic siddur was lost in the shul recently. Anyone with information, please contact Jonathan Douek or the Shul office.


SHOW ME THE HOLIDAYS! The long awaited sequel to the Young Israel cookbook is (finally) getting under way. With all of the Yom Tov cooking coming up, we know you are going to be pulling out your best recipes and we want you to share them with us. We are looking for people to contribute their favorite holiday recipes, as well as people to taste, type and edit recipes. Recipes can be emailed to, and anyone interested in any of the other jobs can contact either Vicki Isakow via or 314-862-5661, or Bonnie Drazen via, or 314-727-3967. When submitting recipes, please let us know to what holiday your recipe pertains and whom to credit. Our goal is to have 200 recipes by August 15th. Recipes can also be dropped off at the Shul office.


Women's Tehillim Group: Will meet at Bobbi Gibli’s home on Delcrest Court-Bldg #2, Apt #204 at 9:30 am. If you cannot participate in person, call (314) 504-5593. The new telephone number for the Tehillim hotline is (314) 995-7119.

The St. Louis Jewish Community Listserv (STLJCL) To sign up for the Listserve, e-mail

Get involved and make a difference! Tomchei Shabbos is asking for your help to support their ongoing efforts to ensure our community members have special food for Shabbos. Here’s how you can help: Drop off food any SUNDAY or MONDAY and place in bins under the deck at the Hartstein’s home at 8115 Delmar. (We kindly request that you do not make drop-offs any other day of the week, and that you only leave food in the secured plastic bins.) Requested items: canned veggies (most important), fruit, soup, desserts, and anything else that you wish to contribute (non-perishables only). Please do not put perishable food or monetary donations in the bin.

To make a monetary contribution, please contact Rachel Lubchansky at 314-726-2163. For any other questions, call Merle Hartstein at 314-469-7142.

We appreciate your ongoing support and thank everyone who has contributed thus far!

Fitness: Interested in an all-women’s fitness class that allows you to get a great workout and have fun? Introducing ZUMBA: a dance-based fitness craze that merges “infectious music, easy-to-follow dance moves, and body-beautifying benefits.” And, it’s great for all ages. Day of the week/Time: TBD. $5/class. (We need at least 10 people to start an ongoing class, so kindly respond by Aug. 1st.) To express interest, contact Natalie Sukhodolsky at 314-923-2513, 314-566-0874 or To learn more about Zumba, visit:



Mishnat Pinchas (parent/child learning) downstairs 5 min after the start of Kiddush.

Uria invites everyone to join his weekly shiur on the parsha, 8:00 am at Young Israel.

Register now for Camp Derech Eretz, our acclaimed summer camp, that will be held July 28 - August 15. Call Suzanne @ 314-420-7880.

We welcome volunteers to contact TMK to help welcome our new Israeli shlichim, Merav and Chaim Possick. Join our Transition Team by calling Mickey Ariel 314-721-1636 (

The TMK Beit Midrash for Women: Merav Possick will begin teaching this Beit Midrash in August.


Shul Office Hours:  Mon-Fri 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM.

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 Web-site:

To sponsor a weekly Shul Announcement, email Judy ( or call the Shul office (727-1880).  Minimum suggested

donation is $36.