Young Israel of St. Louis


PARSHAT DEVORIM                                                                       SHABBAT CHAZON


David Rubin in honor of Norma Yabeta (Rachel bat Avraham Avinu) and Yitzack Hester-Yabeta (Yitzchak Tuvia ben Avraham Avinu) completing their conversion process with the Chicago Rabbinical Council, under the Supervision of Rav Gedalya Dov Schwartz, Shlita. Bruchim Habaim!

Annis Harris to thank everyone for their help during her air conditioner and plumbing crisis.

Judy Haber to wish her daughter, Aliza, and her boyfriend, Micha Miller, much success in their move to LA.

The Prices to welcome the Sommers, especially Yehoshua on his first visit to St Louis

Friday August 5th 

Candle Lighting                                                                    7:50 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                                    7:00 pm

Saturday, August 6th

Hashkama                                                                              7:30 am

Chumash Shiur – R Boaz Shachak                                    8:15 am

Shacharit                                                                               9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                                     9:37 am

Bnei Akiva                                                                            Bnei Akiva will resume in fall

Pre-Mincha Shiur – Rabbi Sheftel Neuberger                 6:40 pm

Mincha                                                                                  7:40 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                                       8:49 pm

Rabbi Sheftel Neuberger, President of Ner Israel Rabbinical College.

"Bookends of the Three Weeks: Events in the Desert That Shape our History and Destiny".


Kiddush:Sponsored by Aryeh & Aviva Needle in celebration of their newest daughter, Ayla Gavriela.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsors invited

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday,                                                                                 8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                                             6:30 & 8:00 am

Tuesday – Tisha B'av                                                         see below             

Wednesday, Friday                                                             6:40 & 8:00 am



Mincha/Maariv - Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday        7:50 pm



Ha'karat Ha'Tov to Adam Ariel, Elan Ariel, plus Rachel Stern and Josh Stern from Silver Spring, Maryland for repairing the Eruv.


Tisha B'Av Schedule

Monday, August 8th

Mincha                                                             6:00 pm

Fast Begins                                                       8:05 pm

Maariv/Eicha                                                    8:50 pm

Tuesday, August 9th

Shacharit/Kinot                                                 6:20 & 9:00 am

Chatzot                                                             1:07 pm

Videos                                                              4:30 pm

Mincha                                                             7:20 pm

Fast Ends                                                          8:45 pm

TISHA B'AV VIDEO:  We will be showing dvds from the OU the afternoon of Tisha B'Av, August 9th, at 4:30pm, entitled: "Tears of Faith.Visions of Hope". They feature: Rabbi Steven Weil, OU Executive Vice President; Rabbi Dr Tzvi Hersh Weinreb, OU Executive Vice President, Emeritus; & Rav Aharon Kahn, Rosh Yeshiva, RIETS, Yeshiva University.


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

שיינדל בת גיטל

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

נח בן אסתר רייזל

הלל יצחק בן לאה נעמי

מלך זושא בן שרה

KIDNAPPED CHAYAL:                                                    Gilad (ben Aviva) Shalit


Mazal Tov to Joel & Debbie Garbow on the birth of a grandson, born to Moshe & Shula (Garbow) Hus in Israel.

Welcome to James Appel, a Washington University graduate school student who just moved to St. Louis from NY. Rachel Lubchansky is coordinating meals for his first few Shabbatot. Please contact her to arrange to have him as your guest:


Our condolences to Adi Feen on the loss of her father, Irving Lissoos, in South Africa. May the family be comforted amongst the mourners of Zion & Jerusalem.

Our condolences to Rabbi Hyim Shafner and family on the loss of his mother, Janet Shafner.


RABBI'S TANACH CLASS: The Rabbi's class in Shoftim-Part 3: "Shimshon-Holy Man or Thug?" will begin the week of August 29 – Mondays at 9:15am and Wednesdays at 8:00pm.

 WOMEN'S SHIUR: The next Matil Ziril (Matilda Zeffren) Women’s Shiur will be Saturday, August 13th, at the home of Rita Bresler, 8009 Cornell, at 4:30 pm. The featured speaker will be Rabbi Asher Yablok, Matilda's grandson-in-law.

 STATEMENTS: Statements with this year's dues on were mailed this week. Anyone wishing to set up a payment schedule with a credit or debit card can contact Judy in the office.

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.

STONE DEDICATION: For Matilda Zeffren will take place Sunday, August 14th, at 10:30 a.m. at the Beis HaMedrash Hagadol Cemetery at Price and Ladue.


PICNIC: September 11th, at Irv Zeid Park

YOM IYUN: Sunday morning, September 18th "The Rabbi Alan Green Yom Iyun". in preparation for the High Holidays.


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

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 still open for Camp Derech Eretz for the next week, Monday, August 8th 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).