Young Israel of St. Louis


1 CHESHVAN 5774 – 7 CHESHVAN 5774

PARSHAT NOACH                                                   ROSH CHODESH


Sidney & Rita Bresler in honor of the bar mitzvah of their first great-grandson, Yedidya Rashi, in Israel.

Friday October 4th

Candle Lighting                                                 6:21 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:20 pm

Saturday October 5th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur                                                 8:15 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  9:55 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur                                             5:10 pm

Bnei Akiva                                                       5:10 pm

Mincha                                                             6:10 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   7:19 pm

Kiddush: Sponsors invited.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsors invited.

Weekday Shacharit

Sunday                                                             8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                           6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday                            6:40 am



Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:15 pm





Yehoshua Sommer                                                                  יהושע בן זהבה

Dr. Lester Zeffren                                                                   יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה

Steven Zweig                                                                          שלמה תודרוס בן אסתר רבקה

James Kauders                                                                        Jane יעקב טוביה בן

Joseph Winkleman                                                                  יוסף בן שיינדל

Phil Rich                                                                                 פנחס פייוויש בן חיה

                                                                                                משה בן דאליש רבקה

                                                                                                יהודה ארי בן פרומה

                                                                                                שמואל חיים שמחה בן דברה רייזל

                                                                                                דורון דניאל בן יפה

                                                                                                יואל שמחה בן אליענה רבקה

                                                                        נעמי בת מרים

                                                                                                צביה בת בריינה

                                                                                                רחל לאה בת ייטיל

                                                                                                הילה בת פייגא חנה

                                                                        חיה הדסה זהבה בת לאה רייזא

                                                                                                Jane Carol בתיה בת

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


Mazal Tov to Alan & Bryna Kandel on the birth and bris milah of their grandson, Ezra Yonatan, son of Benjamin & Yehudit Kandel of Philadelphia.

Mazal Tov to Marshall & Bonnie Friedman on the bar mitzvah of their grandson, Menachem Shlomo, son of Scott & Simi Friedman.

Mazal Tov to Rabbi Menachem & Zelda Tendler, of the U City Shul , on the birth of a daughter.


THANK YOU: We want to thank the following members who led the davening for Rosh Hashana and Yom Kippur: Mickey Ariel, Dr Stan Biel, Dr Joel Garbow, Rabbi Avi Greene, Alan Kandel, Aryeh Needle, Max Oppenheimer, Maier Sadwin, Rabbi Moshe Shulman, Shmuli Shulman, and Dr Rael Sundy. Thank you also to the gabbaim, Marc Chervitz and Danny Wachsstock, for all of their hard work and to Rabbi Shulman for his inspiring words.

YOUNG ISRAEL KOL NIDRE RECOGNITION PLAQUE: Will be updated soon. If you would like your pledge to remain anonymous, please contact the office by October 15th.

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE WELCOME DINNER: Our annual dinner to welcome the new people in our Young Israel community is being planned for November 22nd and is being chaired by Suzanne Sundy. We are looking for volunteers to assist with all the details. Please contact Rachel Lubchansky at 314-726-2163 or


ART MUSEUM TOUR: ”What is New at the Art Museum?” led by our own Betsy Zimbalist on Sunday, October 20th, 1:30 pm. Meet at Taylor Hall (entrance to the new building). This tour has reached capacity and we hope to have another one soon.


EHA HOSTS TOWN HALL MEETING: Thursday, October 10th, 7:30 p.m. at the school, 1138 N. Warson Rd. A report on the work of the Strategic Planning Committee will be presented at the event entitled, "A Strategic Vision for Epstein Hebrew Academy: Working together to build our School's Future," which wraps up nine months of strategic thinking for the school. Dr. Scott Goldberg from YU, who helped kickoff this process in January, will speak at this special evening. All are welcome to attend.

Community News

TOMCHEI SHABBOS ANNUAL BRUNCH: Our annual event will be held Sunday, Oct. 13th, 9:30 am, at Young Israel!! Though the event is free to the community, we ask that you please RSVP by October 8th to 314-569-2770, ext 13 or so we can prepare the correct amount of food. Children’s activities will include decorating chef’s hats and sugar cookies. Our new project is a Tomchei Shabbos Cookbook. Take part in our cookbook naming contest and if yours is the chosen name, you will receive a free copy of the Tomchei Shabbos cookbook upon its release. Sponsors for the event are welcome.

AISH SPEAKER: Rabbi Gavriel Friedman will present a class on “Effective Communication:  How to Connect with Anyone, Immediately” on Wednesday, Oct 16, 7:30 pm, at the JCC – Arts & Education Building, 2 Millstone Campus. For more info, contact Aish at 314-862-2474.

ANNUAL ISRAEL BONDS DINNER: At Traditional Congregation, Saturday night, October 19th. The event reception will begin at 8:00 pm with the Dinner at 8:30 pm. This year’s Dinner is dedicated to Isaac Boniuk to celebrate his life and outstanding commitment to Israel and the Jewish Community. Meals from Kohn’s will be available upon request. For more info or to RSVP contact Marian Gordon at Traditional Congregation at 314-576-5230 or

WOMENS’ TEHILLIM GROUP: At the home of Jan Adelman, 8032 Amherst, Sundays at 9:15 am. If you cannot participate in person, call 314-863-5438. The Tehillim hotline (names and updates) is: 314-995-7119.


·                                                                                                                                             Latte and Learning – Wednesday night at Starbucks on Hanley and Wydown, 7:30 pm.


Mishnat Pinchas V’Sarah: 5 minutes after Kiddush.

Mishmar learning: No Mishmar next week.

Bnei Akiva: Same time as the Rabbi’s pre-mincha shiur.

Meals: To arrange to host the Bnot Sherut for a Shabbat lunch, please contact Debby Schuman at 727-3123.


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)