Young Israel of St. Louis


15 CHESHVAN 5774 – 21 CHESHVAN 5774




Friday October 18th

Candle Lighting                                                 6:00 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 6:00 pm

Saturday October 19th

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur                                                 8:15 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                  10:00 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur                                             4:50 pm

Bnei Akiva                                                       4:50 pm

Mincha                                                             5:50 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   6:59 pm

Kiddush: Sponsored by Mark & Tammy Friedman.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsored by Yoseph Fredman to commemorate the yahrtzeit of his wife, Freyda.

Weekday Shacharit

Sunday                                                             8:00 am

Monday, Thursday                                           6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday                            6:40 am


Mincha/Maariv                                                 5:55 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

                                                                                                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 Alex Ozar whose original thesis concerning the Torah philosophy of Rav Joseph B. Soloveitchik has been accepted for publication by the Harvard Theological Journal.

STONE DEDICATION: For Al Adelman will take place this Sunday, October 20th, 11:00 am, at the Chevra Kadisha Cemetery at North & South and Page.


NEW OFFICE HOURS: The office hours for Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday will now be 11 am – 4 pm. Monday and Friday will remain 9:30 am – 2:30 pm.

THANK YOU: Thank you to Pesach & Allison Zaromb who are the ushers this week for the youth groups.

LOST ITEM: Rachel Zimand has lost her Yom Kippur Machzor. It is a small, hardcover Artscroll with a blue cover and has her name inside. Please check your machzorim at home to see if it was taken accidently.

YOUNG ISRAEL KOL NIDRE RECOGNITION PLAQUE: The Recognition Plaque is almost complete. If you would like your pledge to remain anonymous, please contact the office by October 24th.

WINTER PARENT/CHILD LEARNING: Our Motzei Shabbat parent/child learning for children grades K and up will resume November 9th; each session will begin 45 minutes after Shabbat ends. Sponsorships of $36 are available.

SAVE THE DATE FOR THE WELCOME DINNER: The annual dinner, this year being co-sponsored by Young Israel and Torah MiTzion Kollel, to welcome the new people in our Young Israel community and our new bnot sherut, is being planned for December 6th and will be chaired by Suzanne Sundy. We are looking for volunteers to assist with all the details. Please contact Rachel Lubchansky at 314-726-2163 or

SAVE YOUR BLOOD: The 7th Annual St. Louis Jewish Community Blood Drive will be on January 12, 2014.


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.

Community News

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.

·                                                                                                                                             JR Laser Tag & Arcade: @ Brunswick Zone, Sunday, October 20th, 1:00pm (Sharp) - 2:45pm, 8070 Veterans Memorial Parkway St. Peters, MO 63376. Limited rides available.

·                                                                                                                                             SR NCSY Fall Shabbaton: Registration is open for SR Fall Shabbaton in Skokie, IL. October 25-27. Register @ Arrangements have been made for all St. Louis teens to take the ACTs on Sunday morning in Chicago.

·                                                                                                                                             JR Fall Shabbaton: Registration is open for JR Fall which will take place in Minneapolis, November 8-10. If you are planning on coming, PLEASE have your parents contact Rabbi Mike or Sam ASAP to reserve a spot for you.


JSU Senator John Danforth Israel Scholars will resume the following Monday.


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.

Tues, Wed, Thurs 11 AM – 4 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)