Young Israel of St. Louis




Friday, October 24th

Candle lighting                                                  5:52 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 5:50 pm

Saturday, October 25th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur                                                 8:00 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  10:03 am

Special Shiur **                                               (note time) 4:30 pm

Mincha                                                             5:40 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   6:51 pm


**Special Guest Shiur: Prof Nechama Price

Shimshon: The “Grayest” Character in Tanach

The Eruv is up

Kiddush: Sponsored by the Hoffman Youth Fund in honor of Shabbat Chinuch

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsored by Howard & Jackie Oppenheimer on the occasion of the Yahrzeits of Bea Oppenheimer and Sam Goldberg

Weekly Shachrit

Sunday                                                             8:00 am

Monday, Wednesday*, Thursday*                   6:30 am

Tuesday, Friday                                                6:40 am

* Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan


Mincha/Maariv                                                 5:45 pm



·                                                                                                                                             Gershon Yitzchak (ben Matil Tziril)

·                                                                                                                                             Rafael Dovid Grunberger (ben Bracha)

·                                                                                                                                             Ruven Kirshner (ben Tovah Chaya)

·                                                                                                                                             Zev Eliezer (ben Chaya Shaindel)

·                                                                                                                                             Erna Waltuch (Esther bas Rachel Leah)

·                                                                                                                                             Alan Green(Avraham Menachem Mendel ben Tzivya

·                                                                                                                                             Dr. Lester Zeffren (Yoel Eliezer ben Yaspa Leah)

·                                                                                                                                             Keryn Price (Chaya Leah bat Rina)


·                                                                                                                                            Gilad (ben Aviva) Shallit


A BIG THANK YOU: goes out to soooo many people who worked so hard to make our chagim so wonderful. Again, thank you to our Gabbaim, Elliott Franklin, Dr. Danny Wachsstock, and Dr. Ben Zeff. Thank you to our office staff, Judy Haber. Thank you to Michael Zeffren for organizing and delivering to the shul our lulavim and etrogim. Thank you to Jackie Gerson for getting our shul so sparkling. Thank you to all who built and will take down the sukkah. And thank you to Garry Armstead for your extra set up and take down work.

ADELE AND FRANK HOFFMAN SHABBAT CHINUCH: This Shabbat we recognize our children who have entered Kindergarten and 1st grade. We have purchased Children’s Art Scroll Siddurim in their honor to be kept in the shul to be used in Shabbat Youth Groups. They will also receive a certificate to commemorate the day. We are very proud of all of them.

CLASSES TO RESUME: The new year of Torah Learning begins next week. Please refer to the attached schedule for the days and times.

KASHRUTH SYMBOL CARDS: This is a reminder that the CRC has distributed credit card size lamenated kashruth symbol cards – perfect for your purse or pocket. They are only $1.00 and are available in the office.

NEW MEMBERS DINNER - SAVE THE DATE - Friday night, November 21st will be our annual NEW MEMBERS' DINNER. Everyone is invited to attend our annual yummy Friday night dinner to welcome our new Young Israel members. Let's join together with our Young Israel family around the Shabbat table and get to know our new members in our warm and spirited Young Israel of St. Louis way! Cost: Please prepay $15/adult and children 12 and up, $5/child under 12, with a maximum charge of $50/immediate family. For reservations and to make a payment, contact Judy in the office. If you can help with the cooking, please contact Barbara Ast.



SHABBAT KALLAH: The women of our community are invited to a Shabbat Kallah for Rivkah Sorrell Yaroslawitz at her home, 8160 Balson, at 4:00pm.

SHABBAT KALLAH: The women of our community are also invited to a Shabbat Kallah for Freida Landa at the Landa’s home, 936 Gay Ave, this Shabbat at 4:00pm.

FOOD DRIVE - The Harvey Kornblum Jewish Food Pantry is conducting its annual food drive. Please deposit the bags in the box that is downstairs in the Shul near the office. Please participate. THIS IS THE LAST WEEKEND. PICKUP IS NEXT WEEK.

YU RECEPTION: Parentsare invitedto learn about Yeshiva University and meet Eli Hagler, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions, at a reception at Block Yeshiva High School, 1146 N Warson Rd, Thursday, November 6th at 7:30pm

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.

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

Shabbat morning Shiur with Chaim every week at 8:00am.

Beit Midrash for Women, by Merav Possick, 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 personal contact info:, 314‑725‑6130 (home study)

Young Israel Web-site:

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