Young Israel of St. Louis



Friday, July 31ST

Candle lighting                                                  7:55 pm

Mincha/Ma’ariv                                                7:00 pm

Saturday August 1st  

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur – no shiur (resume date TBA)

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                 9:35 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur – Pirkei Avot*                      6:45 pm

Mincha                                                             7:45 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   8:54 pm


* The Worldview of our Sages

& the Historical Context from Which They Emerge



Kiddush: Sponsored by Nat & Yvette Levy in honor on Ari’s Bar Mitzvah.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsors invited.

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday                                                             8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                           6:30 & 8:00 am

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


Mincha/Ma’ariv                                                7:50 pm



The Eruv – UP




Mazel Tov to Nat & Yvette Levy on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Ari. Mazel Tov and welcome to Ari’s grandmother, Mrs. Victoria Perlow, from South Africa, and Nat's aunt and uncle, David and Linda-Anne Kahn from San Diego.

Mazel Tov to Ephraim & Hester Fass on the recent birth of their daughter.

Mazal Tov to Chagai, Ziva, Libi and Stav Adler upon the recent marriage of Ilan Adler to Shalhevet Reinman. Mazal Tov also to Meir and Batia Reinman of Jerusalem and the entire Reinman family. All the best to the young couple, living now in Tel Aviv.


Our condolences to the family of Max Schreibman (formerly of St. Louis) on his passing this week. The family is sitting shiva at the home of Ephraim & Pepy Schreibman, in Israel, until Monday morning and can be reached at 011-972-2-586-0356. May they be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.



Rabbi Sholom Rivkin                                          הרב שלום בן נעכא פייגא

Gershon Yitzchak                                              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

Zivi Pearl                                                          זהבה אורטל בת צפורה

Vita Naiman                                                     וויטא בת גיטל

Irv Diamant                                                      יצחק בן רבקה

Nancy Friedman                                                חנה בת בריינא

Herbert Baron                                                   יעקב שמואל בן אסתר מרים

Ellen Pinnas                                                      חוה בת פייגא

                                                                        נאכא אסתר בת שרה

                                                                        יצחק שלום בן חנה בתיה


Gilad (ben Aviva) Shallit

YOM TOV: By now you have received the forms for Yom Tov seating, babysitting and this year’s Yizkor Book. Please return all forms to the office as soon as you can.

SHABBAT MORNING GROUPS: Thank you to Esti Munk for leading the Shabbat groups this week. The groups will meet from 10:30 to 11:30 am.

ANNUAL CARDINALS GAME: The 3rd annual Cardinals night will be Wednesday, August 12th. The game begins at 7:15 pm. Remember that it’s Autograph Night, so get there early. Tickets will be available in the office for those who reserved.

TRIBUTE CARDS: Giving Tzedakah is the perfect way to commemorate a simcha or remember a loved one. The Women’s Division has tribute cards for just this purpose. Contact Matilda Zeffren at 862-3809 for more information.


ONCE A WOK: It’s back – with a twist. This Monday, August 3rd, you can enjoy delicious Chinese cuisine in the comfort of your own home. Once A Wok will be take-out only from 4 pm – 7:30 pm. Orders can be placed by calling (314) 229-3133 or by email at: Pickup is at Kohn’s.

TOMCHEI SHABBOS: The Tomchei Shabbos Fund, like every other assistance organization is running low on food and money. For information regarding assistance and/or donations to the Barbara Mendelson Tomchei Shabbos Fund, please call Merle Hartstein at 469-7142, and for tribute cards please call Jackie Gerson at 997-7257.



Mishnat Pinchas: TMK parent/child learning begins 5 minutes after the start of Kiddush.  

Beit Midrash for Women- on break for the summer.

Registration open for Derech Eretz Camp (July 27 - Aug 14) at Traditional Cong. for children entering K-9 in the fall.  Call Suzanne 420-7880, Merav 420-3696 or write

Bnei Akiva groups – out for the summer




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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