Young Israel of St. Louis


SHABBAT BERESHIT                                SHABBAT MEVORCHIM


Shelly & Mitch Wolf in memory of Shelly’s brother, Dr. Allan Schulman, whose tenth yahrtzeit is on

Simchat Torah.


Wednesday, September 29th

Eruv Tavshilin

Candle Lighting                                                 6:29 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:30 pm

Thursday, September 30th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Shacharit                                                          8:45 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                 9:54 am

Yizkor                                                              10:30 am

Kiddush: Sponsors invited.

Mincha                                                             6:30 pm

Aliyot Auction                                                  led by R. Rovinsky & Daniel Lefton


Thursday, September 30th

Maariv                                                             7:20 pm

Candle Lighting – no earlier than                     7:28 pm

Hakafot                                                            7:45 pm

Friday, October 1st

Shacharit                                                          8:00 am

Hakafot                                                           9:00 am

Women’s Shiur–Professor Nechama Price        10:15 am

Kol Ha’Ne’arim                                              11:30 am


Friday, October 1st

Candle lighting                                                  6:26 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:25 pm

Saturday, October 2nd 

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shuir                                                 8:00 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kriat Shema                                   9:54 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur*                                           5:15 pm

Mincha                                                             6:15 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   7:25 pm


The Tree of Knowledge:What was G-d Afraid of?

Kiddush: Sponsored by Dr Nat & Yvette Levy in honor of the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Rivki.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsored by Howard & Jackie Oppenheimer to commemorate the yahrtzeit of Howard’s mother, Bea Oppenheimer.

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday                                                             8:00 am

Monday, Thursday, Friday**                            6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday                                       6:40 am


**Rosh Chodesh Cheshvan                          Friday & Shabbat

                                                                        (October 8 & 9)


Mincha/Ma’ariv                                                6:20 pm






Mazel Tov to Dr Nat & Yvette Levy on the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, Rivki. We welcome all of the Levy’s family that came in from out of town: Dr. and Mrs. Solly and Victoria Perlow (Grandparents), Darren and Simone Kahn, Adina Kahn and Elisheva Kahn, Rachaeli and Chaya Kirsh - all from South Africa; Uncle David and Aunty Linda-Ann Kahn from San Diego; Dr. Jack Amar from Vancouver.


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

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

Marilyn Sivak                                                    מרים בת בתיה

Ari Green                                                         ארי משה בן עטרה עלא

                                                                        יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה

                                                                        נעכא אסתר בת שרה

                                                                        שרה לאה בת חנה גיטל

                                                                        דבורה קעניא בת פייגא לאה

                                                                        מרדכי בן שרה

                                                                        רות בת שרה

                                                                                                חיה מאירה מינדל בת חוה גולדא


Gilad (ben Aviva) Shalit


Our condolences to Andy Koshner and family on the passing of their father and grandfather, Gene Koshner. Shiva will be at the Koshner home, 7941 Gannon, Motzei Shabbat through Thursday morning. Minyan times are: Shacharit: Sunday at 8am, Monday through Thursday at 7 am, and Mincha/Maariv: Sunday – Wednesday at 6:20 pm. Anyone wanting to help with meals please contact Maurie Axelbaum at 727-4367. May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.

Our condolences to the family of Warren Isakow on the passing of his grandmother, Betty Blum, in South Africa. May the family be comforted among the mourners of Zion and Jerusalem.


NCSY POST HAKAFOT TEEN BBQ: At the Shulman’s, 8055 Amherst, Thursday night, 11:00pm. All teens are invited.

CANDY APPLES: We are still in need of sponsors for our annual Simchat Torah treat. Please contact Judy in the office. The list of sponsors will be in next week’s announcements.

CLASSES:See attached schedule

HAVERIM BOOK CLUB: Discussion of “The Book Thief” by Markus Zusak will be at 4 pm, October 9th at the home of Natalie & Jacob Sukhodolsky, 8127 Amherst Ave. The discussion will be lead by Dr. Zvi Tannenbaum, history professor.


CLASS BEING TAUGHT: American Jewish History: 1654-1865, with references to St Louis Jewish history. Taught by Don Makovsky at Jewish Federation Kopolow Building, on Monday nights, for 6 weeks, starting October 4, 7-8:30 pm. For more info, call Don at 726-1218 or 757-5862. To register, contact Cyndee Levy at 442-3754.

TOVELING:Once again the girls at Block Yeshiva High School will tovel items for you as one of their chesed projects. Proceeds will fund further chesed programming. For questions and pick-up, please call Aniel Shapiro at 314-862-3745 or 314-703-5749.

WOMENS’ TEHILLIM GROUP: Meets at Bobbi Gibli’s home on Delcrest Court-Bldg #2, #204, Sundays @ 9:30 am. If you cannot participate in person, call (314) 504-5593. The Tehillim hotline for names and updates is (314) 995-7119.


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 this Wednesday at 9 am.

·                                                                                                                                             Bnot Sherut:Please contact Ruthie Asher (727-6317) to arrange to have Yaara & Nava, to your home for a Shabbat meal.

·                                                                                                                                             Uplan:Registration is open for the new session of TMK’s Ulpan Ivrit. Session 1 will be at Young Israel, October – December, Mondays and Tuesdays. For more info, please contact Gilat at or call 609-1951.

·                                                                                                                                             Bat Mitzvah Program: The opening session of the Ruth Fredman Mother-Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program will be Sunday, October 10th, 6:45-8:15 pm at Young Israel. For more info, contact Merav at 314-420-3696


Will resume October 9th.


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, for $36, email Judy ( or call (727-1880).