A VERY Happy Birthday to Erna Waltuch from Adinah & Heschel, Marvin & Rosalie, and Sheldon & Drora

In honor of Haggai’s first visit to St. Louis by the Kandel family

Young Israel of St. Louis


Friday, September 26th

Candle lighting                                                  6:33 pm

Mincha /Ma’ariv                                               6:30 pm

Saturday, September 27th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur (Chaim Possick)                       8:00 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  9:53 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur*                                           5:25 pm

Mincha                                                             6:25 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   7:32 pm

Shiur Topic

Text Study of the Machzor:

Avinu Malkeinu (part two)


Kiddush: Sponsor needed

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsor needed

This Week’s Schedule

Sunday, September 28th

Shacharit                                                          7:30 am

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:25 pm

Monday, Erev Rosh Hashana

Selichot & Shacharit                                         5:30 am

Rosh Hashana – see below

Tzom Gedalia, Thursday October 2nd

Fast begins                                                       5:40 am

Selichot & Shacharit                                         5:55 am

Mincha                                                             6:10 pm

Fast ends                                                          7:24 pm

Friday, October 3th

Shacharit                                                          6:05 am

Eruv:   IS UP

ROSH HASHANA I                                     

Monday September 29

Candle lighting                                                  6:27 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:25 pm


Tuesday September 30

Dawn                                                               5:38 am

Shacharit                                                          7:30 am

Drasha & Shofar                                              10:20 am

Mincha                                                             6:20 pm

Tashlich                                                            6:40 pm                                                5:38 am



Tuesday, September 30

Maariv                                                             7:15 pm

Candle lighting    No earlier than                      7:27 pm

Wednesday, October 1

Dawn                                                               5:39 am

Shacharit                                                          7:30 am

Drasha & Shofar                                              10:20 am

Mincha                                                             6:25 pm

Yom Tov ends                                                  7:25 pm           



Mazel Tov to Erna Waltuch on her birthday



·                                                                                                                                             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)

·                                                                                                                                             Yehuda Weiman (Yehuda Le’eb ben Chava Rochel)

·                                                                                                                                             Alan Green(Avraham Menachem Mendel ben Tzivya


·                                                                                                                                 Gilad (ben Aviva) Shallit



LULOV & ESROG: Please order your lulov & esrog ASAP. Order forms are upstairs and downstairs in the shul and can be dropped off in the office, mailed or delivered to Michael Zeffren, or email your order form to Michael at


SHABBAT SHUVA DRASHA: “Seeking G-d in a Turbulant World: The Mystique of Kaddish”. Shabbat Shuva, October 4th, at the shul at 4:45pm. The drasha will be repeated for the community Motzei Shabbat, October 4th, at 8:30 pm, also at the shul.


TABLECLOTHS: We’ve recently noticed that seven large round green tablecloths are missing from the rest. We ask whoever is storing them for us to please call the shul office so we can get them from you. Thank you.




DRASHA: Rabbi Frand’s Tshuva Drasha will be Monday, October 6th, at 8:15 pm, at Agudas Israel, 8202 Delmar, presented under the auspices of the St. Louis Kollel. Suggested donation is $10.00.


DRIVERS WANTED: The Crown Center needs volunteers to deliver hot kosher meals to older adults who are homebound. If you can help, please contact Nikki Goldstein at 314-991-2055.


FOOD DRIVE - The Harvey Kornblum Jewish Food Pantry is conducting its annual food drive. Bags are available to take and fill with non-perishable foods and sundries. Please deposit the bags in the box that is in the shul downstairs near the office. This is the largest drive of the year and every little bit helps. Please participate.


TRIVIA NIGHT: The 2nd Annual Ohr Atid Trivia Night will be Sunday November 16th, at the Clayton Commons, #1 Mark Twain Circle, Doors open at 6:45pm and the game begins at 7:15pm. Put together a table or come alone. See flyer in lobby.


RAFFLE: The Boy’s Senior Class of ’09 of BYHS is having a raffle to raise money for their class senior trip. The grand prize is $300. For more information or to purchase tickets, contact any BYHS senior boy, or call 314-657-5632.


WEDDING G’MACH: Bridal gowns, dresses for mother-of-the-bride or groom, and bridesmaid dresses are available for borrowing without charge. The G'mach, which serves the entire St. Louis Jewish community, specializes in dresses appropriate for traditional weddings. We have many styles and sizes. Please call Faye Newman (862-7537) or Phyllis Shapiro (725-4876) for an appointment. If you have a dress to donate, we would love to have it. What a wonderful way to share your simcha with others.


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.



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Mishnat Pinchas, the TMK parent/child learning begins 5 minutes after the start of Kiddush downstairs in Young Israel.

Rabbi Chaim Possick presents the Parshat HaShavua shiur 8 AM at Young Israel this Shabbat morning.

The Beit Midrash for Women taught by Merav Possick is at the home of Faye Newman, 7916 Stanford, Wednesdays at 9:00 am.

Torah MiTzion presents our annual Rosh Hashana Parent/Child Learning at Young Israel at 1:00 - 2:30PM on Sunday, September 28th. Two groups (K-4 with Merav, 5-8 with Chaim) followed by a fun activity for all.

To schedule a meal with Avigayil and Chen, please call Ruthie Koshner 727-6317

Please buy Rosh Hashana Cards-$20 for 8 cards (created by children in Sderot). All the money goes to build an indoor bomb proof playground for children. To purchase contact Adi Feen at (314)-862-2740, Rene Price at  or Hester Fass at

TMK invites all children from K-7th grade to the home of Ron & Donna Fredman, 7944 Gannon, at 6:40pm – after Mincha, on Tuesday, the first day of Yom Tov. Special guests are Avigayil Schulman and Chen Rettig.




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:

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