Young Israel of St. Louis



Dugie & Lisa Baron in honor of the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Alana, to Joey Rosenfeld

Hilton & Rene Price to thank everyone who was involved in making the dinner such a success

Larry and Sunny Davis, in honor of their new grandson, Binyamin Moshe Rudolph

Friday, February 18th

Candle lighting                                                                     5:24 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                                    5:25 pm

Saturday, February 19th

Hashkama                                                                              7:30 am

Chumash Shiur – R Chaim Possick                                   8:00 am

Shacharit                                                                               8:45 am

Sof Zman Kriat Shema                                                        9:31 am

Shiur  Joshua Rosenfeld  (chatan’s brother)*                 4:15 pm

Mincha                                                                                  5:15 pm

Bnei Akiva                                                                            no Bnei Akiva this week

Shabbat Ends                                                                       6:25 pm


The Census, Roll Call and the Minyan Man:

Counting Jews In Halacha

Kiddush: Sponsored by Dugie & Lisa Baron in honor of the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Alana, to Joey Rosenfeld.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsors invited.

The chatan, Joey Rosenfeld, will speak at Seudah Shlishit.

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday                                                                                  8:00 am

Monday (President’s Day)                                                 6:30 am & 8:00 am

Thursday,                                                                              6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday                                           6:40 am

Mincha/Ma’ariv during the week                                      5:30 pm




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

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

8:45 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

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 - Parent/Child Learning


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

זענדלע אסתר בת פייגא

שירה פייגא בת מאירה ליבא

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

מלכה גיטל בת עדינה

KIDNAPPED CHAYAL:                                                    Gilad (ben Aviva) Shalit


Mazal Tov to Dugie & Lisa Baron on the wedding of their daughter, Alana, to Joey Rosenfeld of Woodmere, NY. Mazal Tov to Joey’s parents, Meir & Debby Rosenfeld, and to all of the grandparents: Maurice & Sheila Pickard, Charles Baron, Rabbi Israel & Tova Rosenfeld and Nathan & Zisi Horowitz. We welcome all of the guests from New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Washington DC, Denver, Dallas, Florida, Milwaukee, New Jersey, and Jerusalem.

Mazal Tov to Rabbi Zalman & Ellen Stein on the engagement of their son, David, to Avigayil Greenzweig, daughter of David & Yaffa Greenzweig of Beit Shemesh.

Mazal Tov to Rabbi and Yocheved Bienenfeld on the birth of a granddaughter to Saralea and Eliahu Dershowitz, who are already the proud parents of 6 boys.


SHABBAT GROUPS: Begin at 10:00 am.

THANK YOU: to Adam & Tara Klein who are the downstairs ushers for the youth groups this week.

PARENT/CHILD MOTZEI SHABBAT LEARNING:At Young Israel for grades 1-8, 7:10 pm.

SALON: The next Young Couples Salon will be February 26th at the Lubchansky home, 7337 Stanford. Time to be announced.

SAVE THE DATE: Rebbetzin Esther Shkop, Ph.D., Dean, Blitstein Institue of HTC (TI), Chicago, IL will be speaking at Young Israel on Sunday, February 27th at 11 am. Her topic is:  “Form & Meaning in Tehillim; an Analysis of Tehillim 19 “.

WOMEN’S SHIUR: We invite all women of the community to join us for The Matil Ziril (Matilda Zeffren) Series of Shabbat afternoon shiurim, on March 5th, Parashat Pekude, at the home of Jackie Gerson, 8323 Cornell, at 3:20 pm. The speaker will be Zahava List.

MOVIE AND SCHMOOZE: Come see “The Exodus Decoded” on Motzei Shabbat March 5th, 8:00 pm at Young Israel. $3/person, $5/couple.

ISRAELI DANCING: All women and high school girls are invited to an evening of Israeli dancing, in the Spirit of the month of Adar. Led by Rachel Armoza. Sunday, March 6th, 8:00 pm at Young Israel. Suggested donation: $5.

CHALLENGE: Congregation Bais Abraham has challenged Young Israel Synagogue to an anagram tournament. If a team of at least 4 'anagramists' can be formed, the face-off will occur on two nights (once at Young Israel and once at Bais Abraham). Each anagramist will contribute a few dollars per game and the money will be donated to the winning team's shul. Raise some cash for Young Israel and have fun in the process. Please contact Mickey Ariel ( to join our Young Israel team.


KOSHER RESTAURANT: The Vaad Hoeir of St. Louis has announced that Gokul Indian Restaurant, located at 6101 Delmar Boulevard, will be certified as Kosher-Dairy. Gokul’s Overland Page Avenue location will not be certified kosher. Gokul Indian Restaurant’s hours will be 11:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. For more information call Gokul Indian Restaurant at 314-721-1888 or see

HAIR ACCESSORIES SALE!!! for women and girls. Headbands, Barrettes, Clips, Berets, Scarves, Pre-tieds, etc....Proceeds to benefit research for treatment of rare cancers, in honor of Meira Bresler Riemer at the home of Allison Zaromb, 8289 Tulane, Saturday, February 19, 8-10 pm and Sunday, February 20, 12-2 pm Questions? Call Allison: (314) 863-0679 or Devorah: (314) 872-0242.

NoBULL AT KOHN’S: February 21st, 5:30-8:00 pm. Carry out available, with pick-up before 5:00 pm. To place an order for pickup, call 314-569-0727 or fax to 314-569-1723. Proceeds benefit Bnei Akiva.

EHA TOWN HALL MEETING: Tuesday, February 22nd, 8:00 p.m. in the school's Beit Medrash. The discussion will be Epstein's financial position and 2011-2012 budget.

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.


Both my family and I would like to thank the many people who called, came, and sent e-mails offering their condolences on the passing of my dear father, z"l. I know there were many who could not get through because of the busy-ness of the phone line, and we are equally appreciative of their efforts.

My father so enjoyed coming to visit in St. Louis. You always welcomed him warmly and he often spoke about the kindness extended to him during his stay. For that chesed and so much more, I am forever grateful.

Thank you and may we only share besurot tovot.

Rabbi Bienenfeld


Mishnat Pinchas: Starting 5 minutes after Kiddush.

Beit Midrash for Women: TMK Beit Midrash for Women resumes this week at the home of Faye Newman (7916 Stanford) this Wednesday at 9 am.

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


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).