Young Israel of St. Louis




The Oppenheimer family, in honor of Eric's 87th birthday

Torah MiTzion Kollel to wish צאתכם לשלוםto the Possicks and ברוכים הבאיםto the Shachaks

Friday July 15th

Candle Lighting                                                                    8:07 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                                    7:00 pm

Saturday, July 16th

Hashkama                                                                              7:30 am

Chumash Shiur – R Chaim Possick                                   8:15 am

Shacharit                                                                               9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                                     9:28 am

Bnei Akiva                                                                            Bnei Akiva will resume in fall

Pre-Mincha Shiur                                                                 no shiur this week

Mincha                                                                                  8:00 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                                       9:07 pm


Kiddush Sponsored by Bernie & Mariam Weisel in honor of the recent marriage of their daughter, Elly, to Josh Goldberg.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsored by the talmidim of Rabbi Chaim Possick in his honor on the occasion of our siyum on the book of Malachim (Kings).

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday,                                                                                 8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                                             6:30 & 8:00 am

Wednesday, Friday                                                             6:40 & 8:00 am


Tuesday – Shiva Asar B’Tammuz                                    

Fast begins                                                                           4:39 am

Selichot & Shacharit                                                            6:15 am & 8:00 am

Chatzot                                                                                  1:07 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                                    7:55 pm

Fast ends                                                                               9:05 pm


Mincha/Maariv                                                                    8:05 pm



Ha'karat Ha'Tov to Adam Ariel and Aharon Axelbaum for making repairs to the Eruv.





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

7:00 pm                                                                                   Talmud (Rosh Hashanah) - Rabbi Shulman

8:30 pm                                                                                   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 - Dr. Joe Feder

8:30 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

בריינא זיסל ברכה בת מינקה

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

חים יצחק הלוי בן וכנה

יוסף בער בן אסתר חיה

מלך זושא בן שרה

KIDNAPPED CHAYAL:                                                    Gilad (ben Aviva) Shalit


Mazal Tov to Elly & Josh Goldberg, who are visiting this Shabbat, on their recent marriage. Mazal Tov to the parents, Bernie & Mariam Weisel, and Rich & Diane Goldberg of Richmond, VA.

Mazal Tov to Howard & Sally Goldstein on the engagement of the son Brandon.


LOST AND FOUND: We now have a designated lost and found area located downstairs on the coat rack and shelf above it. Please check it for any of your items that may be missing. Items left at the end of the summer will be donated.

A SAD GOODBYE: It is with mixed emotions that we say goodbye to Chaim, Merav, Amichai, Eden, Itai, & Elad Possick as they return to their home is Israel this week. We thank you for coming to St Louis and becoming part of our Young Israel family. We wish you continued success in Israel.

NEW TMK SHLICHIM:We welcome our new Israeli Shlichim to our community. Boaz & Yael Shachak, and their children: Avia (6th grade), Moshe (4th grade), Maayan (2nd grade), Ayala (Pre-K), and Chen (tenoki). We look forward to many exciting times together.

WOMEN'S SHIUR: The next Matil Ziril (Matilda Zeffren) Women’s Shiur will be Saturday, July 16, at the home of Merle Hartstein at 4:30 pm. The speakers will be Esther Biel and Brocha List.

CHESS SUMMER PROGRAM: There is still time to register for the second session being taught by Aleksey Kazakevich in the social hall Tuesdays and Thursdays. Grades K-5 – 4:30-5:30pm and grades 6-10 – 5:45-6:45pm.. Session II: July 21 – August 18 (no class on August 9th). Cost: $35/session. For more info or to register, contact Aleksey at


KOL HaNA'ARIM TALIT 2011, 5752: Young Israel of St Louis Women’s Division is preparing early!! The Talit is a special part of Simchat Torah Services, held over the heads of the children during their Aliyah. To have your child’s or grandchild’s name added to the talit this year please send the name(s) in writing to Bonnie Drazen at or drop them in the mail along with payment of $18 per name to 8135 Amherst (63130). Payment and names are due no later than Friday, August 19th.Any questions, please contact Bonnie at 727-3967


CHANUKAT HaBAYIT: (House-Warming) for Assi & Gilat Gastfraind on Sunday, July 17, at Bais Abraham Congregation, 6910 Delmar, 8:30 am-11:30 am. Breakfast and activities will follow Shacharit. The event is free and all are welcome! Please RSVP to by 7/12/11

"ART OF SEEING" by TANYA FREDMAN: Gallery Talk and Art Exhibit at Innsbrook Resort. Join Tanya for a presentation about her work in Rwanda and her art, and enjoy the sunshine at Innsbrook! Refreshments will follow. Sunday, July 24th, 3:00pm-5:00pm at Innsbrook Resort Conference Center, 1 Aspen Circle, Wright City, MO 63390.

ANNUAL COMMUNITY-WIDE EVENT: Sunday, July 31, 7:00 pm, at Young Israel. The speaker will be Rabbi Dr Reuven Bulka. His topic will be, "Are We As Happy As We Should Be?" The event is sponsored by the Sarah Adelman Memorial Fund. Minimum donation: $18/family.

WOMENS’ TEHILLIM GROUP: At the home of Bobbi Gibli, 2 Delcrest Court, #204, Sundays @ 9:30 am. If you cannot participate in person, call 504-5593. The Tehillim hotline for names and updates is 995-7119.


Mishnat Pinchas: Starting 5 minutes after Kiddush. .

Beit Midrash for Women: Classes will resume at the end of the summer.

Registration is now open for Derech Eretz Camp for the summer of 2011 Monday, July 25th to Friday August 12th, 2011. Camp is for children entering Kindergarten through 11th grade in the fall of 2011. A special separate camping program is planned for the older grades. Camp this year will be held on the campus of Traditional Congregation on Ladue Road with daily swimming in the adjacent Lodge. to register, contact Suzanne (314-420-7880) 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).