Young Israel of St. Louis


SHABBAT BAMIDBAR                                                                    SHABBAT MEVORCHIM


Dr. Mark & Bunny Oberlander and Bobby & Chelle Medow in honor of Naomi becoming a Bat-Mitzvah

Friday May 20th

Candle Lighting                                                                    7:58 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                                    7:00 pm

Saturday, May 21st

Hashkama                                                                              7:30 am

Chumash Shiur – R Chaim Possick - note new time       8:15 am

Shacharit                                                                               9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                                     9:20 am

Bnei Akiva                                                                            6:50 pm

Pre-Mincha Shiur – Rabbi Riskin                                      6:45 pm

Mincha                                                                                  7:50 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                                       8:59 pm




Kiddush: Sponsored by Dr. Mark and Bunny Oberlander and Chelle and Bobby Medow in celebration of Naomi's Bat Mitzvah.


Seudah Shlishit: Sponsors invited


Weekly Shacharit

Sunday, Monday (Memorial Day)                                    8:00 am

Thursday, Friday (Rosh Chodesh)                                   6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday,                                                        6:40 am


Mincha/Maariv                                                                    8:00 pm


Rosh Chodesh Sivan                                                           Friday, June 3rd




8:45 am                                                                                   TMK Tanach for Teens - Rabbi Assi 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

8:15 pm                                                                                   Talmud (Rosh Hashanah) - Rabbi Shulman

8:15pm                                                                                    Open Beit Midrash


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

8:15 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

8:15 pm                                                                                   Tanach (Shoftim) - Rabbi Shulman


7:15 pm                                                                                   Parsha - Dr. Dov Zeffren

6:45 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


ברכה חיה בתיה בת אלטא נחמה

אהובה בת חוה

מלכה גיטל בת עדינה

יהודית דבורה נעכא אסתר בת שרה

שרה לאה בת חנה גיטל

רות בת שרה

יהודית בת בריינא

שירה פייגא בת מאירה ליבא

קפירה חוהיהודית בת קיילה

גיטל יהודית בת הינדה

חיה מאירה מינדל בת חוה גולדא

הרב שלום בן נעכא פייגל

גרשון יצחק בן מאטל צירל

רפאל דוד בן ברכה

ראובן בן טובה חיה

זאבאליעזר בן חיה שיינדל

אלכסנדר בן שרה רבקה

יהושע בן זהבה

יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה

דוד הלל בן יוכבד

יעקב דוד רפאל בן חנה מינדל

תנחום טוביה בן פייגעל

 יוסף בער בן אסתר חיה

KIDNAPPED CHAYAL:                                                    Gilad (ben Aviva) Shalit


Mazel Tov to Sima and Mike Oberlander, Chelle and Bobby Medow, Dr. Mark and Bunny Oberlander, and Sally Oberlander on the Bat Mitzvah of their daughter, granddaughter, and great-granddaughter Naomi Oberlander. Mazel Tov and welcome to all the friends and family that have come to celebrate this weekend.

Mazal Tov to the Simon family on the engagement of Avital to Moishie Gottesman of Montreal.



MAY 27–29 – RABBI SHLOMO RISKIN - . Torah MiTzion Kollel and Young Israel will be hosting Scholar-In-Residence, Rabbi Shlomo Riskin, of Efrat & Ohr Torah Stone Institutions.

Oneg Shabbat at the Fendelman home, 8158 Amherst, 9:45pm "The Sordid Beginnings of the Messianic Dynasty"

Shabbat Drasha: Rabbi Riskin will deliver the drasha.

Pre-Mincha shiur. "The March from Pesach to Shavuot: A Glimpse into the Miraculous Hebrew Calendar", 6:45pm

Melave Malka will be held at the Koshner home, 7941 Gannon, at 9:45 pm. "Is Israel still Jewish? What Can We Do About the Greatest Menace Facing Israel?"

There will also be a shiur given by Rabbi Eliyahu Birenbaum on Sunday morning at 9:00am in Hebrew. He will be speaking about his quest for finding the ten lost tribes around the globe

Sunday Night Community Lecture: Sunday May 29th at Young Israel, 7:30 pm. Rabbi Riskin will be the keynote speaker: "Modern Orthodoxy and Religious Zionism: Challenges and Opportunities," followed by a panel discussion with the shlichim from the Ohr Torah Stone's Straus Amiel Institute

GRAD'S KIDDUSH: We want to honor ALL of our graduates at a Kiddush, Shabbat June11th. In order to do this we need to sponsors. We also need your graduate's names if they attend a school other that EHA and BYHS. This also includes grads from universities. Please contact Sara Greene at 726-6255 or


SHAVUOT TAKE-OUT: The email posting of our Shavuot delicacies will be Tuesday, May 31st. There will be instructions of how to order and pay. If you don't have email access, please contact Maurie Axelbaum at 314-727-4367 by Monday, May 30th.

NEW MEDICINE GEMACH: We are pleased to announce that there is now a medicine gemach in place with the Walgreens at McKnight and Delmar. Meaning that if you need medicine on Shabbat you can get it and the gemach will pay for it. We request that during the first week afterwards, the gemach is reimbursed so it is ready for the next Shabbat.


PICNIC: 4th Annual Aish HaTorah Memorial Day Barbecue will be Monday, May 30th,2:00 – 6:00 pm at Millenium Park in Creve Coeur 902 Mason Rd. (near Olive Blvd. behind Barnes Jewish Hospital West) Cost: Adults $10, Kids (4-12) $5, kids under 4 free For more information, contact 314-862-2474 or cwolff

TOMCHEI SHABBOS ANNIVERSARY BRUNCH The community is invited to the Barbara Mendelson Tomchei Shabbos Fund’s FREE Anniversary Brunch as we pay tribute to Irv and Kay Diamant: June 5, 9:30 am at the U. City Shul. Children welcome. RSVP to Rachel: 314.726.2163 ~OR~

A FOND FAREWELL: Please join Torah MiTzion in bidding goodbye and success to the Possick family as they are returning to Israel this summer, on Sunday June 12th, 7:00 pm, at Young Israel. For more information, contact Dorit Daphna-Iken at 314-721-5252 or

WOMENS’ TEHILLIM GROUP: Sundays @ 9:30 am. Please note temporary change of location: May 29 will be at the home of Judy Hellman, 8281 Tulane. The Tehillim hotline for names and updates is 995-7119.


SUMMER EXPERIENCES FOR BOYS AND GIRLS: Send them on one of NCSY's premier summer experiences in either the US, Europe or Israel. Israel for a month as low as $1,000, including airfare, Camp Sports or SEG for as low as $500. NCSY has programs for youth grades 3 through 12. For more information visit or call Rabbi "Mike" Rovinsky at 314 498 6279.


YOM YERUSHALAYIM DINNER: Tuesday May 31st, at Gokul Restaurant, 6101 Delmar Blvd. 7:00pm - dinner, 7:45 – songs, stories, and divrei torah. 8:30pm - Tfilla chagigit. $15/person. Please RSVP to Assi at 314-609-1838 or


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).