Young Israel of St. Louis





Friday July 22nd

Candle Lighting                                                                    8:02 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                                    7:00 pm

Saturday, July 23rd

Hashkama                                                                              7:30 am

Chumash Shiur – R Boaz Shachak                                    8:15 am

Shacharit                                                                               9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                                     9:31 am

Bnei Akiva                                                                            Bnei Akiva will resume in fall

Pre-Mincha Shiur                                                                 no shiur this week

Mincha                                                                                  7:50 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                                       9:02 pm


Kiddush Co-Sponsored by Diane Fredman to commemorate the yahrtzeit of her father, Israel Goldberg, and by Elie & Jocelyne Bensoussan to commemorate the yahrtzeit of Elie's sister, Esther Bensoussan.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsored by Sidney & Kathy Machefsky to commemorate the yahrtzeit of Sidney's mother, Shirley Machefsky.

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday,                                                                                 8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                                             6:30 & 8:00 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday                                           6:40 & 8:00 am



Mincha/Maariv                                                                    8:00 pm



Ha'karat Ha'Tov to Adam Ariel, Elan Ariel and Josh Levy 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

הלל יצחק בן לאה נעמי

מלך זושא בן שרה

KIDNAPPED CHAYAL:                                                    Gilad (ben Aviva) Shalit


Mazal Tov to Elie & Jocelyne Bensoussan on the birth of a granddaughter, Eilah Simcha, born to Michel & Linda Bensoussan in Paris.

Mazal Tov to Al Adelman and to Ed & Jan Adelman on the birth of a great-grandson and great-nephew, born to Elimeir & Rivka (Cohen) Adelman in New York.


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.

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, July 21 – August 18 (no class on August 9th). Cost: $35. For more info or to register, contact Aleksey at

GUEST SPEAKERS FOR PRE-MINCHA SHIUR: July 30th: Rabbi Reuven Bulka, spiritual leader of Congregation Machzikei Hadas in Ottawa. He will also deliver the Sarah Adelman Memorial Fund lecture on Sunday, July 31st. August 6th: Rabbi Sheftel Neuberger, President of Ner Israel Rabbinical College. His topic will be: "Bookends of the Three Weeks: Events in the Desert That Shape our History and Destiny".


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, September 2nd.Any questions, please contact Bonnie at 727-3967


SAFETY PROGRAM: The Epstein Hebrew Academy and Torah Prep are running a joint child safety education program for children, parents, and teachers in response to the tragic events this past month in Brooklyn. We are looking for sponsors to help underwrite this important program. The program is designed to educate the community and our children about the dangers of strangers both in person and online. For more information please contact Rabbi Greene at 994-7856 or Rabbi Freedman at 569-2929. Additional information about the program can be found on the web at

"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, 3:00 pm-5:00 pm 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.

YARCHEI KALLAH: The St Louis Kollel's Yarchei Kallah, a serious summer learning program, begins August 1st. The weekday morning women's learning will be in the Young Israel Beit Medrash, Monday, August 1st thru Thursday, August 4th 10:00 am to 11:30 am, learning: “G-d and His Relationship with the Jewish People”. An in-depth look at the final four of Rambam’s Thirteen Principles: Divine Providence, Reward and Punishment, The Arrival of Mashiach and Resurrection of the Dead. For all levels. Evening learning will be at the St Louis Kollel, Monday, August 1st – Wednesday, August 3rd, 8:00pm – 9:00pm. For more info or to register, contact the Kollel at (314) 726-6047 or office@stlkollel.

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).