Young Israel of St. Louis



Maier & Phyllis Sadwin in honor of the Bar Mitzvah of their grandson, Jacob.

Mike & Sima Oberlander to thank Master Plumber, Bernard Juroviesky, for coming to the rescue last erev Shabbat.

Bob & Judy Hellman to thank the donors and volunteers whose participation in the blood drive made it so successful.

Friday, January 21st

Candle lighting                                                                     4:52 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                                    4:55 pm

Saturday, January 22nd

Hashkama                                                                              7:30 am

Chumash Shiur – R Chaim Possick                                   8:00 am

Shacharit                                                                               8:45 am

Sof Zman Kriat Shema                                                        9:44 am

Pre-Mincha ShiurMa’amad Har Sinai: The Great Missed Opportunity?           3:55 pm

Mincha                                                                                  4:45 pm

Bnei Akiva                                                                            4:45 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                                       5:54 pm

Kiddush: Sponsored by Jimmy & Elana Fendelman, in honor of Jacob’s Bar Mitzvah.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsored by Dr. Yehuda and Batya Goldstein in memory of Yehuda’s parents, Benjamin and Dorothy Goldstein, whose yahrtzeits are observed during the month of Shevat. Yehuda will present a brief D’var Torah.

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday                                                                                  8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                                             6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday                                           6:40 am

Mincha/Ma’ariv during the week                                      4:55 pm





8:45 am                                                                                   TMK Tanach for Teens - Rabbi Asi Gastfraind

9:00 am                                                                                   Tanach: Kings & Prophets - Dr. Mitch Wolf

9:00 am                                                                                   Shiur for grades 6-8 - Rabbi M. Rovinsky


9:15 am                                                                                   Tanach (Shoftim) - Rabbi Shulman

7:30 pm                                                                                   Talmud (Rosh Hashanah) - Rabbi Shulman

8:00pm                                                                                    Open Beit Midrash


11:30 am                                                                                 Parsha (Women) - Rabbis Shulman/Rovinsky

7:15 pm                                                                                   Talmud (Sanhedrin) (Men) - Rabbi Rosenbloom


9:00 am                                                                                   TMK Women’s Beith Midrash (@ Newman’s) - Merav Possick

12:00 pm                                                                                 Sifrei Halacha (Men) - Dr. Joe Feder

8:00 pm                                                                                   Tanach (Shoftim) - Rabbi Shulman


7:15 pm                                                                                   Parsha - Dr. Dov Zeffren

7:15 pm                                                                                   Talmud (Brachot) - Dr. Norman Katz


8:00 am                                                                                   Parsha   Rabbis Yablok / Meisel / Possick

5 min into Kiddush - Mishnat Pinchas Parent/Child Learning

Pre-Mincha - Parsha / Topical - Rabbi Shulman

Motzei Shabbat (6:40pm) - Parent/Child Learning



מלכה גיטל בת עדינה

יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה

נעכא אסתר בת שרה

שרה לאה בת חנה גיטל

דבורה קעניא בת פייגא לאה

רות בת שרה

יהודית בת בריינא

דוד הלל בן יוכבד

חיה מאירה מינדל בת חוה גולדא

הרב שלום בן נעכא פייגא

גרשון יצחק בן מאטל צירל

רפאל דוד בן ברכה

ראובן בן טובה חיה

זאבאליעזר בן חיה שיינדל

ברכה חיה בתיה בת אלטא נחמה

אהובה בת חוה

אלכסנדר בן שרה רבקה

יהושע בן זהבה

מרים בת בתיה

KIDNAPPED CHAYAL:                                                    Gilad (ben Aviva) Shalit


Mazal Tov to Jimmy & Elana Fendelman on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Jacob. Mazal Tov to the grandparents, Maier & Phyllis Sadwin and Marvin & Niki Foster. We welcome all of the aunts, uncles, cousins and friends who have come from Toronto, New Jersey, Chicago, Boston, Arizona, Virgina, California, Dallas and Ohio.

Mazal Tov to Max Oppenheimer & Jerilyn Pocrass, who are visiting this week, on their engagement. There will be a L’Chaim for Max and Jerilyn, Motzei Shabbat, at the Oppenheimer home 914 Albey Lane, 8 – 10 pm.


SNOW REMOVAL: We have a new arrangement for early morning snow removal in the parking lot to be completed by 6:15 am. This is just the parking lot – not the front patio, which will be done later in the day.

SHABBAT GROUPS: Begin at 10:00 am.

THANK YOU: to Ruth & Buddy Adler who are downstairs ushers for the youth groups this week.

PARENT/CHILD MOTZEI SHABBAT LEARNING:At Young Israel for grades 1-8, 6:45 pm.

MONDAY NIGHT LEARNING: Our Beit Midrash learning on Monday nights continues at 8:00 pm every week and concludes at 9:30 pm with Ma’ariv.

BOOK CLUB: We are reading “Future Tense” by Rabbi Jonathan Sacks. The next meeting will be Sunday, January 23rd, 7:00 pm at the Sukhodolsky home, 8127 Amherst. Rabbi Shulman will be leading the discussion.

WOMEN’S SHIUR: We invite all the women of the community to join us as we resume The Matil Ziril (Matilda Zeffren) Series of Shabbat afternoon shiurim, on January 29, Parashat Mishpatim, at the home of Sunny Davis, 8035 Cornell at 3:00 pm. The speaker will be Allison Zaromb. The next shiur will be Saturday, March 5th, Parashat Pekudei. The speaker will be Zahava List.

YOUNG COUPLES SALON: The next salon will be Motzei Shabbat, January 29th, at the home of Mark & Tammy Friedman, 8046 Teasdale, 8:15 pm. RSVP to Rachel Lubchansky at:

YOUNG ISRAEL DINNER: We are pleased to announce that Dr. Robert & Barbara Strashun will be our honorees for the Shul dinner, February 13, 2011. Ads are due in as soon as you can. Please respond generously to make a wonderful ad book. Business ads need to be coordinated with Angela Tannenbanum at 314-802-7710 or

SAVE THE DATE:Rebbetzin Esther Shkop, Ph.D., Dean, Blitstein Institue of HTC (TI), Chicago, IL will be speaking at Young Israel on Sunday evening, February 27th, at 7:00 pm.


CALENDARS ARE HERE: and are available in the office during regular business hours.

OPENING EVENT: At "Your Pot's Desire", at the corner of Delmar and North & South. Enjoy a fun evening of painting pottery, light refreshments, and good friends. Saturday night, February 5th at 7:30 pm. $18 includes one item to paint and fire. RSVP to Debby 314-727-3123.


MEZUZAH COVER MAKING: As part of the Festival of Jewish Life at the “J”, Batya Rich will be conducting a class in making mezuzah covers, Sunday January 30th, 7-8 pm. For more info go to:

WOMENS’ TEHILLIM GROUP: Meets at Bobbi Gibli’s condo on Delcrest Court-Bldg #2, Condo #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: Starting 5 minutes after Kiddush.

Beit Midrash for Women: TMK Beit Midrash for Women – please call Faye Newman at 862-7537 to see if there is class.

·                                                                                                                                             Ulpan: Mondays and Tuesdays. For more info, contact Gilat at or call 609-1951.

·                                                                                                                                             Bat Mitzvah Program: The Ruth Fredman Mother-Daughter Bat Mitzvah Program continues Sunday evenings at 6:30pm.


Shul Office Hours:  Mon-Fri 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM.

Deadline for announcements:  Noon on Thursday &

 for Mazal 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).