Young Israel of St. Louis


SHABBAT SHELACH                                  SHABBAT MEVORCHIM


The Sonnenwirth family in honor of the graduations of Ellie from BYHS, Alex Ozar from YU, and

Rivka Goldenhersh from dental school


Mitch & Shelly Wolf in honor of their new granddaughter, Eden Moriah

Friday June 4th

Candle lighting                                                  8:04 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 7:00 pm

Saturday June 5th 

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kriat Shema                                   9:19 am

Bnei Akiva                                                       4:30-5:45 pm

Pre-Mincha Shiur                                             No Shiur This Week

Mincha                                                             7:55 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   9:05 pm



Kiddush: Sponsored by the parents of the graduates of 2010.

Seudah Shlishit:Sponsors invited

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday,                                                            8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                           6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday                            6:40 am


Mincha/Maariv                                                 8:10 pm





Rabbi Sholom Rivkin                                          הרב שלום בן נעכא פייגא

Rebbetzin Paula Rivkin                                      פעסיא בת הינדא ברכה

Gershon Yitzchak                                              גרשון יצחק בן מאטל צירל

Rafael Dovid Grunberger                                   רפאל דוד בן ברכה

Ruven Kirshner                                                 ראובן בן טובה חיה

Zev Eliezer Wolff                                              זאבאליעזר בן חיה שיינדל

Herbert Baron                                                   יעקב בן אסתר מרים

Ellen Pinnas                                                      חוה בת פייגא

Noa Buchman                                                   נעָה מלכה בת טובה רבקה

Chaya Basya Herber                                         ברכה חיה בתיה בת אלטא נחמה

Laura Sagerman                                                אהובה בת חוה

Sender Axelbaum                                              אלכסנדר בן שרה רבקה

Joe Miller                                                          יוסף בער בן אסתר חיה

Yehoshua Sommer                                            יהושע בן זהבה

Joann Baron                                                      חנה יוכבד בת אסתר מרים

                                                                        יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה

                                                                        נעכא אסתר בת שרה

                                                                        שרה לאה בת חנה גיטל

                                                                        דבורה טעניא בת פייגא לאה

                                                                        מרדכי בן שרה

                                                                                                חיה מאירה מינדל בת חוה גולדא


Gilad (ben Aviva) Shallit


Mazel Tov to all of our graduates. 8th grade: Hadassah Cohen, Shaina Drazen, Shira Feen, Joshua Felsher, Adam Goldmeier, Devorah Goldson, Sean Juroviesky, Ari Levy, Noah Oberlander, Jake Pollack, Atara Raileanu, Ralph Raskas, Ariella Rovinsky, Jeanne Rubin, Tali Shapiro, Shira Siegel, Michal Sundy, Rony Wolfe. High School: Kerrin Ast, Akiva Axelbaum, Yaakov Goldson, Ariel Horowitz, Daniel Iken, Esti Munk, Elli Sonnenwirth, Davita Wachsstock, Yehuda Weiman. University & above: Rivka Goldenhersh, Sean Hirschhorn, Elana Mogil. And Ben Kandel, Avi Munk, & Alex Ozar graduated from YU last week with honors and numerous awards. (editors note: if I have forgotten anyone – my apologies. jh)

Mazel Tov to Lester & Matilda Zeffren on the engagement of their grandson, Shloime Zeffren, son of David & Mira Zeffren of Los Angeles, to Aliza Kranzler, daughter of Moshe & Faige Kranzler of Teaneck.

Mazel Tov to Sara Esrig on being elected Regional President of the Greater Midwest Region of NCSY.

Mazel Tov to Mitch & Shelly Wolf on the birth of a granddaughter, Eden Moriah, to Daniel & Rachel Wolf in Yerushalayim.

Mazel Tov to Jack & Phyllis Shapiro on the recent birth of a granddaughter to Daphna & Josh Goldberg in Israel. Mazel Tov also to Michael & Rachel Shapiro and their family.


THANK YOU: to David & Debbie Friedman, who are downstairs ushers for the youth groups this week.

FAMILY SEUDAH SHLISHIT: This Shabbat, June 5th, Young Israel and TMK say goodbye to our wonderful Bnot Sherut, Tova & Sara. Everyone is invited to the Oberlander home, 8347 Cornell, from 6-7 pm.

UNVEILING: The monument unveiling for Alan Green will be Friday, June 11, 11:30 am, at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery West, White Road.

FOUND: 2 Knit kippot: One on Swarthmore Lane, Contact Menashe Hamm, 432-2591. The other is in the office.

HAVERIM' BOOK CLUB: We are reading "The Coffee Trader” by David Liss. The book is available at the Brodsky library. The next discussion will be Shabbat, July 17, at 4:30 pm at the Sukhodolsky home.


WALK FOR CANCER: Sunday, June 6, 10 am in Queeny Park, the St. Louis Chapter of Hadassah will hold its 5th Annual Walk on Sunshine. The one-mile family walk raises money for Hadassah Medical Organization in Jerusalem, which uses the funds for neuro-oncology research. For information see

GRADUATIONS: EHA graduation will be Sunday, June 6th, 7:30 pm at the JCC. BYHS graduation will be Monday, June 7th, 7:30 pm at NHBZ.

TOMCHEI SHABBOS BREAKFAST: The entire community is invited to join us for the 2nd annual FREE Tomchei Shabbos Breakfast on Sunday, June 13th from 9:15 am to 10:30 am at Nusach Hari-Bnai Zion. Boxes for donations will be available at the breakfast, or you can call for a donation pick-up (Merle Hartstein: 725.1192).


Mishnat Pinchas: Mishnat Pinchas continues on Shabbat starting 5 minutes after Kiddush.

Beit Midrash for Women: TMK Beit Midrash for Women is at the home of Faye Newman (7916 Stanford), on Wednesdays at 9 am.

Camp Derech Eretz: July 26th-August 13th. To register, call 314-420-7880 or email:


End of year event: Thursday June 10th, at Bais Abe, 6910 Delmar, 6:30-9:30 pm. BBQ dinner, games and a movie under the stars. Additional kumsitz, 9:30-11:00 pm. Cost $6/person. For more info, contact Merav at 420-3696. RSVP at Bring blankets.


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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