Meir, Rachel, Asher and Levy Zimand in honor of Rachel’s and Levy’s birthdays!

Rachel, Ariel, Tali and Eitan Shapiro in honor of Michael’s upcoming 40th birthday!

Chelle and Bobby Medow in honor of Ilana Oberlander’s upcoming 6th birthday!


Young Israel of St. Louis


Friday, February 27th

Candle lighting                                                  5:34 pm

Mincha/Ma’ariv                                                5:30 pm

Oneg Shabbat @ Oberlander, 8347 Cornell     9:00pm

Saturday, February 28th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur                                                 8:00 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  9:24 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur *                                          4:30 pm

Mincha                                                             5:30 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   6:35 pm

* Pre-Mincha Shiur: Vardit Teperberg

Topic: “Redemption in the Merit of the Righteous Women.”


Kiddush: Sponsored by Glenna Gelfand & Allen Dryer in honor of Elianna’s Bat Mitzvah.

Seudah Shlishit: Co-Sponsored by Abe Redlich and Drs. Leila Redlich & Stanley Biel & family in loving memory of Shirley Redlich on the occasion of her yahrtzeit; and by Lenny & Chaya Raizel Flaks on the occasion of the yahrtzeit of Lenny’s mother, Dora Flaks.

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday                                                             8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                           6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday                            6:40 am


Mincha/Ma’ariv                                                5:40 pm


The Eruv is UP



Mazel Tov to Glenna Gelfand & Allen Dryer on the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Elianna.

Mazel Tov to Michael & Pat Harris on the birth of a granddaughter.  Mazel Tov to the parents, Noson & Ora Rosenfield of Southfield.


To Uria, Vardit, Hadassah, and Shlomo Teperberg who are visiting with us, learning with us, and socializing with us this wonderful week.


Our condolences to Earl and Faye Newman on the passing on Earl’s brother, Robert Newman. The funeral will take place on Sunday, 3:30 pm, graveside at the Beth Medrash Hagadol cemetery on Ladue Road. Shiva will begin at the home of the deceased, 233 Pebble Acres, Creve Coeur, through Tuesday evening, and continuing at Earl & Fay’s home from Wednesday through Friday, 7916 Sanford.  Services will be at 7:00am and 5:30pm throughout the week.


IT’S HERE !!!!! ---The Teperbergs have arrived from Israel, the Landy clan will be gathering, and we look forward to meeting you all at Café Rimonim this Wednesday evening at 6:30 pm.  If you don’t have your reservation in, call Judy in the office to secure your place at this freilich, yummy social event. 

As part of the week of programs that the Teperbergs are involved in during their stay leading up to the dinner, we have organized a special “Lunch & Learn” program for this coming Monday from 12:00-1:00 pm, at the Shul. Uria will lead a program on the teachings of Rav Nachman of Breslov, on the topic: “Moshe Received the Torah at Sinai..” Sandwich box lunches (including sandwich, side-dish, and desert) are available for $8.00. RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED. Please contact Judy in the office, by phone or email, thru Sunday. If the office is closed, you may leave a message on the voice-mail, or preferably send an email to, with your order.


·                                                                                                                                           עמליא שושנה בת רחל אסתר

·                                                                                                                                           יעל ביילא בת רחל אסתר

·                                                                                                                                           אריה בן רחל אסתר

·                                                                                                                                             גרשון יצחק בן מאטל צירל

·                                                                                                                                             Rafael Dovid Grunberger

 רפאל דוד בן ברכה

·                                                                                                                                             Ruven Kirshner

 ראובן בן טובה חיה

·                                                                                                                                             Zev Eliezer

 זאב בן חיה שיינדל

·                                                                                                                                             Erna Waltuch

 אסתר בת רחל לאה

·                                                                                                                                             Alan Green

 הרב אברהם מנחם מענדל בן צביה

·                                                                                                                                             Zivi Pearl

 זהבה אורטל בת צפורה

·                                                                                                                                             Michael Harris

 משה בן רבקה

·                                                                                                                                             Larry Davis

 אליעזר חיים בן פריידה


·                                                                                                                                 Gilad (ben Aviva) Shallit



Judy Taylor is helping the Lubchanskys coordinate volunteers to help with the babies. If you are interested, please contact her by email (first) at or on her cell (if you have no email access) at 314-456-5315.

PURIM IS COMING: And so is Esther’s Express. The Womens Division is once again sending Mishloach Manot packages for you. For $150, you can send a beautiful gift package to the entire shul. Other options are available. For more information call Leah Horowitz at 314-721-3967. The deadline has been extended until Monday, March 2nd. Please respond ASAP.

AND PURIM DOESN’T END: This year Young Israel is having a Shushan Purim Party after your Purim Seudah on Tuesday night, March 10th from 8 - 10 pm. There will be music, finger food, a Purim Shpiel and lots of fun. No reservations are needed. The cost is $10/person at the door.


EHA HACHNASAT SEFER TORAH: Epstein Hebrew Academy is hosting a Hachnasat Sefer Torah Tuesday, March 3rd, 8:45-9:30am.

MOAS CHITIM: You have probably all received your Moas Chitim letters from the Vaad. Please give generously to help someone enjoy Pesach. Send checks to: Vaad Hoeir of St. Louis, #4 Millstone Campus, St. Louis, MO, 63146.

BYHS DINNER: Block Yeshiva High School is proud to announce its upcoming 31st Scholarship Dinner, honoring our own Morah Jackie and Howard Oppenheimer. Rabbi Michael Rovinsky will receive the Israel and Yetra Goldberg Community Service Award and faculty member Madame Rita White will be recognized for 16 years of dedicated service. Sunday, March 15th, Crowne Plaza Hotel, Clayton. Reception at 5.00 pm, dinner at 6.00 pm. Ad journal / reservations - please call Debbie at 314-872-8701 or

OPEN HOUSE: The community is invited to an open house this Motzei Shabbat, February 28, starting at 8:45 pm, at the home of Rabbi Tzvi and GayLee Freedman, 848 Saxony Court, to wish Mazel Tov to Yitzi Arcman and Toby Polatsek.

OHR ATID’S FAMILY WALK & BBQ: Supporting the "Include Me" program that benefits children with special needs in our Day Schools. Sunday, March 29, 2009, JCC Wohl Building Weinberg Biblical Playground. Registration @ 10:30 am, 1K walk at 11 am, BBQ 11:30am-2:00pm. Cost $5/plate. Register online,, or at event. Sponsorship forms and email letters to send to friends and family are available @ For more information please call 314-862-3745 or email

WOMENS’ TEHILLIM GROUP: Will meet at Bobbi Gibli’s condo, 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.

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


Mishnat Pinchas, the TMK parent/child learning begins 5 minutes after the start of Kiddush.We are studying Perek 5 of Pirkei Avot.

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

The Ruth Fredman Bat Mitzvah Program is every Sunday, from 7 pm-8:30 pm. For more info, contact Merav Possick at 420-3696.

Bnei Akiva. Beginning March 7th, Bnei Akiva groups will be held downstairs in Young Israel Synagogue. The "start time" each Shabbat afternoon is 1 hour before Mincha (70 mins before that week's candle-lighting time). Contact Chaim (420-8080) or Merav (420-3696) for details.



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:  To sponsor a weekly Shul Announcement, email Judy ( or call the Shul office (727-1880).  Minimum suggested donation is $36.