Young Israel of St. Louis


6 SIVAN – 7 SIVAN 5773



In honor of Yitzchak Weiss, who is visiting for Yom Tov, and has just finished serving 3 years in the Israeli Army as a paratrooper and a commander, by his grandparents, Herb & Phyllis Sunshine, and Aunt Judy and Uncle Neil Weintraub.


Tuesday, May 14th

Candle Lighting                                                 7:48 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 7:50 pm

Tikun Leil Shavuot:                                       see attached

Wednesday, May 15th

Vatikin                                                             5:20 am

Netz HaChama (sunrise)                                   5:49 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  9:24 am




Mincha/Maariv                                                 7:50 pm

Candle Lighting – no earlier than                     8:49 pm

Thursday, May 16th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  9:23 am

Drasha/Yizkor                                                  10:30 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur – Prof Nechama Price           6:35 pm

Mincha                                                             7:50 pm

Yom Tov Ends                                                 8:50 pm



Yehoshua Sommer                                                                  יהושע בן זהבה

Dr. Lester Zeffren                                                                   יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה

Dr Maurice Sonnenwirth                                                        משה יוסף בן רייזא

Steven Zweig                                                                          שלמה תודרוס בן אסתר רבקה

Isaac Boniuk                                                                           יצחק אייזיק בן רחל

                                                                                                הרב יונה בן הינדל

                                                                                                משה בן דאליש רבקה

                                                                                                יהודה זאב בן אסתר

                                                                                                יהודה ארי בן פרומה

                                                                                                יוסף ליפא בן פרידא

                                                                                                דורון דניאל בן יפה

                                                                        נעמי בת מרים

                                                                                                צביה בת בריינה

                                                                                                רחל לאה בת ייטיל

Phyllis Franklin                                                                      פרימעט בת אסתר רייזל

Rachel Adler                                                                           רחל בת אסתר

Sarah Leah Carman                                                                 שרה לאה בת חנה גיטל

Shira Starr                                                                               שירה פייגא בת מאירה ליבא

Chana Tova Poupko                                                               חנה טובה בת אסתר שושנה


THANK YOU: We thank Moshe & Aviva Adler and family for sponsoring the Rabbi’s first shiur at the Tikun Leil Shavuot.

GUEST SPEAKER: We are happy to announce that Prof Nechama Price will be speaking twice during her visit to St Louis. There will be a pre-Mincha shiur on the second day of Yom Tov, Thursday May 16th, at the Shul. The topic will be “What Did We Do Wrong? We Didn't Order the Code Red!” This shiur is about why Elimelech, Machlon and Kilyon die in the first perek of Megilat Ruth. The second time will be a women’s only shiur on Shabbat, May 18th, at the home of Adinah Raskas, 722 Brittany Lane, at 4:30 pm. The topic will be: “Behind Closed Doors: Sexuality - A Torah Perspective”.

ICE CREAM PARTY/OPEN HOUSE: The Annual Shavuot Ice Cream Party/Open House at the Shulman home, 8055 Amherst, will be on the first day of Yom Tov, Wednesday, May 15th, 4:30-6:00 pm.

SHAVUOT AFTERNOON FUN FOR TEENS: Come play games, enjoy food, and schmooze with Sarah Immerman and Amanda Esraeilian both afternoons of Shavuot at the Meisel’s home, 898 Alanson Dr, starting at 4:00 pm each day.

TMK LEARNING: Will be the 2nd day of Yom Tov, Thursday, May 16th, 5 - 5:45 pm. The learning is for both boys and girls according to their grade:

·                                                                                                                                             Nursery- Kindergarten at the Isakows (please make sure parents come to supervise their children).

·                                                                                                                                             1st – 2nd grade at the Chervitz.

·                                                                                                                                             3rd – 5th grade Girls at the Feens.

·                                                                                                                                             3rd – 5th grade Boys at the Fendelmans.


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:

To sponsor a weekly Shul Announcement, for $36, email Judy ( or call (314-727-1880)