Young Israel of St. Louis

SHABBAT, APRIL 28TH, 2012 – FRIDAY MAY 4th, 2012



Buddy, Ruth, Andrew and Hannah Adler in memory of Buddy’s father, Arthur Leonard Adler, and Ruth’s aunt, Marilyn Sivak, in commemoration of their yahrtzeits.

Friday April 27th

Candle Lighting                                                                    7:32 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                                    7:00 pm

Saturday, April 28th

Hashkama                                                                              7:30 am

Chumash Shiur                                                                     8:15 am

Shacharit                                                                               9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                                     9:33 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur *                                                              6:25 pm

Bnei Akiva                                                                            no Bnei Akiva snif after the lunch

Mincha                                                                                  7:25 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                                       8:33 pm


* Shiur Topic:

Pirkei Avot: Ethics of Our Fathers

The Worldview of our Sages and the Historical Context from which they Emerge


 Kiddush:Sponsored by the Klein, Shulman and Robinson families in honor of Avraham Yosef, their new son, grandson and great-grandson.

Seudah Shlishit:Sponsors invited.

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday                                                                                  8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                                             6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday                                           6:40 am



Mincha/Maariv during the week                                       7:35 pm






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

12:45 pm - TMK Women’s Beith Midrash (@ Newman’s) – Yael Shachak

7:30 pm - Talmud (Rosh Hashanah) - Rabbi Shulman

8:00 pm - Beit Midrash


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

7:15 pm - Talmud (Sotah) (Men) - Rabbi Rosenbloom


12:00 pm - Sifrei Halacha - Dr. Joe Feder

12:45 pm - TMK Women’s Beith Midrash (@ Newman’s) – Yael Shachak

8:00 pm - Tanach (Shoftim) - Rabbi Shulman


8:00 pm - Talmud (Brachot) - Dr. Norman Katz

8:30 pm – Beit Midrash/Mishmar


8:00 am - Parsha –Rabbi Boaz Shachak

Following Hashkama - Dr. Joe Feder

5 min into Kiddush - Mishnat Pinchas Parent/Child Learning

Pre-Mincha - Parsha / Topical - Rabbi Shulman

After Mincha - Girls grades 8-12, Rabbi Rovinsky


Joe Miller                                                                                יוסף בער בן אסתר חיה

Yehoshua Sommer                                                                  יהושע בן זהבה

Teddy Zeffren                                                                        תנחום טוביה בן פייגעל

Dr. Lester Zeffren                                                                   יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה

Dr Maurice Sonnenwirth                                                        משה יוסף בן רייזא

Sanford Gubernik                                                                    שמעיה בן פייגא

Albert Glassman                                                                     אברהם בן שרה

                                                                                                ישראל יחיאל צבי הכהן בן חיה

                                                                                                דוד הלל בן יוכבד

                                                                                                יוסף ליפא בן פרידא

                                                                                                מלך זושא בן שרה

                                                                                                שרה רחל בת חנה

                                                                                                יהודית בת שרה

                                                                                                חיה רבקה בת דבורה

                                                                                                לאה בת רחל

Beth Zwick                                                                             אלישבע מרים בת שרה גיטל

Rachel Adler                                                                           רחל בת אסתר

Sarah Leah Carman                                                                 שרה לאה בת חנה גיטל

Shira Starr                                                                               שירה פייגא בת מאירה ליבא


Mazel Tov to Rabbi Moshe & Baila Shulman on the brit milah of their grandson, Avraham Yosef, son of Motti & Zippi Klein. Mazal Tov to grandparents, Robert & Erica Klein and to all of the great-grandparents, Rabbi Nisson & Rywka Shulman and Dr. Lyon Robinson.


RABBI'S CLASSES: The Rabbi's classes on Monday morning and evening are cancelled, for this week only.


THANK YOU: Thank you to Danny & Sara Wachsstock who are the ushers for the youth groups.

We wish a fond farewell to Michael Shapiro, who is leaving this week for Australia. We wish him much hatzlacha in his work there and we will miss him.

NOMINATING COMMITTEE: We want to extend a special thank you to Stuart Zimbalist for agreeing to chair the nominating committee for the upcoming board. We also want to express our heartfelt appreciation to Adam Lubchansky for agreeing to the nomination as the next shul president. The nominating committee will be working over the next few weeks to complete the slate for the new board. If anybody is interested in getting involved, please contact Stuart directly.   Thank you.

THANK YOU: to the Women's Division for sponsoring the clean-up of the garden in front of the Shul.


Epstein Hebrew Academy Scholarship Banquet:Will take place this Sunday, April 29, at 5:30 pm at the Ritz Carlton. This year EHA will be honoring Dr. George and Darla Grossberg, along with Mrs. Joan Heber and Mr. Michael Shapiro.

MTI DINNER: Missouri Torah Institute/Mesivta D’Missouri 5th Annual Dinner, honoring Drs. Craig and Jackie Reiss will be on Wednesday May 2, at the Hilton Frontenac. Hors d’oeuvres at 6:00 pm, dinner at 7:00 pm. Please call 314 594-0462 or email for reservations & journal information.

SAVE THE DATE: St. Louis Kollel’s “Jewish Unity Live” event will take place this year on Sunday, June 17th at the Sheldon Concert Hall, and will feature Jewish singing sensation Shloime Gertner. The event begins at 7 pm, is open to the entire community, and will be followed by a lavish dessert reception. Contact St. Louis Kollel at 314-726-6047 for reservations and further information.


Come celebrate Yom Ha'Atzmaut with a lunch and a special program for Bnei Akiva chanichim, madrichim and MITs this Shabbat, April 28th, at Young Israel after davening. The shlichim from Memphis will also be there.

Please return to Shul to pick up your children at 2:45 pm and join us for Mincha davening, Bnei Akiva style.


Mishnat Pinchas: Starting 5 minutes after Kiddush.

Beit Midrash Learning: Mon. @ Young Israel 8 - 9:30pm

Beit Midrash for Women: Mondays and Wednesdays at the home of Faye Newman, 7916 Stanford at 12:45 pm.

Mishmar learning: Thursdays at Young Israel at 8:30 pm.

Bnei Akiva: For children in grades 2-8, beginning the same time as the pre-Mincha shiur. For more info, contact Yaara at 570-3052 or Efrat at 825-9836.


Shul Office Hours:  Mon-Fri 9:30 AM – 2:30 PM.

Deadline for announcements:  Noon on Thursday

Deadline for Mazal Tovs 10 AM on Friday

Rabbi Shulman’s personal contact info:

314-725-6130 (home study), 314-313-3120 (cell)

Young Israel Web-site:

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