Happy Birthday DADDY – Love, Joshua, Bradley, Adam, Eric, Gary & William

Young Israel of St. Louis



Friday, October 3rd

Candle lighting                                                  6:22 pm

Mincha /Maariv                                                6:20 pm

Saturday, October 4th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur (Chaim Possick)                       8:00 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  9:55 am

Shabbat Shuva Drasha*                                    4:45 pm

Mincha                                                             6:15 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   7:21 pm

* SHABBAT SHUVA DRASHA (4:45pm / 8:30pm)

Seeking G-d in a Turbulent World:

The Mystique of Kaddish


Kiddush: Sponsor needed


Seudah Shlishit: Sponsored in honor of Mickey Goldmeier from his loving wife, Bonnie.


Eruv:    IS UP

This Week’s Schedule

Sunday, October 5th

Selichot & Shacharit                                         7:30 am

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:15 pm


Monday, October 6th

Selichot & Shacharit                                         5:45 am

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:15 pm


Tuesday, October 7th

Selichot & Shacharit                                         5:55 am

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:15 pm

Wednesday, October 8th-Eruv Yom Kippur

Selichot & Shacharit                                         6:25 am

Mincha                                                             3:00 pm

Kol Nidre                                                         5:50 pm

Candle Lighting                                                 No Later Than 6:15 pm

Thursday, October 9th-Yom Kippur

Dawn                                                               5:47 am

Shacharit                                                          8:00 am

Drasha & Yizkor                                              11:45 am

Mincha                                                             4:15 pm

Drasha & Neilah                                               5:30 pm

Shofar Sounds/Maariv                                      7:15 pm

Friday, October 10th

Shacharit                                                          6:40 am



Mazel Tov to Rita and Sidney Bresler on the recent birth of a great-grandson. Mazel Tov to grandparents Beth & Yisroel Gellman of Petach Tikvah and to parents Yechiel & Geula Gellman of Yerushalayim.


Mazel Tov Ruth Shanker on her special birthday.


Mazel Tov to Michael Oberlander on receiving the Esther Leah Ritz Next Generation of JCC Leaders Award.



Thank you to Rabbi Daniel Wolf for delivering the Drasha this morning.


·                                                                                                                                             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:Last minutes orders for your lulov & esrog can still be placed.  Please email your order to Michael Zeffren at or call him at 753-0056 ASAP, and we will try to accommodate you.

THANK YOU: To all the men and BYHS young men who worked so hard to set up the seats in the sanctuary for the Chagim. And thank you, again, to the seating committee who worked hours to try to please everyone. An additional special thank you goes to Dr. Danny Wachsstock and Dr. Ben Zeff, our gabbaim, who have worked diligently to make these days just right for everyone.


ADELE AND FRANK HOFFMAN SHABBAT CHINUCH: Shabbat Bereshit, October 25th. We are asking all of our parents to submit the names of their Kindergarten and 1st graders to the office so the appropriate number of books can be purchased. We are also looking for sponsors for the kiddush, and help to shop for it, decorate the hall, and set up the kiddush on Shabbat.


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.



TEHILLIM RALLY: The community is invited to a Tehillim Rally with a live nationwide hook-up on Sunday, October 5th, at 12:00 pm, at Shaare Chesed, to daven for cholim and Klal Yisroel.

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 downstairs in the Shul 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.

TOIVELING: The Girls School of BYHS is having a Chesed fundraiser. They will toivel your dishes for you for just $18 per trip. Please contact Sheera Hirschhorn, Gabi Mankowitz, or Leah Wachsstock.

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.

SUSHI NIGHT: The BYHS Boy’s Senior Class is also sponsoring a take-out Sushi night on October 19th (Sunday Chol HaMoed Sukkot) at Young Israel. Order forms are available at Shul and can be dropped off at 4 locations. Orders must be in by Thursday Oct 16th.  Pick up time will be from 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm on the 19th.

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, Sundays 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


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.

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



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.

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