Mazel Tov to Adam P. Goldmeier with much love, Joshua, Bradley, Eric, Gary, & William Goldmeier


In honor of Hilton’s BIG birthday & Elisha’s LITTLE birthday by Rene, Candy, Dave, Jonathan, Nechama, Keryn, Shira, Adina, Eli, Shmuel, & Nava


Chaim and Freda Shiel and the Hirschhorn Family to commemorate the yahrtzeit of Freda's mother Etta Pulver, and to wish a Mazel Tov to Adam and the Goldmeier family.

Young Israel of St. Louis



Friday, April 17th  

Candle lighting                                                  7:22 pm

Mincha/Ma’ariv                                                7:00 pm

Saturday April 18th  

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Chumash Shiur                                                 8:00 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kri’at Shema                                 9:41 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur*                                           6:15 pm

Mincha                                                             7:15 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   8:23 pm



“The Eighth Day”




Kiddush: Sponsored by Bonnie & Mickey Goldmeier in honor of Adam becoming a Bar Mitzvah.

Seudah Shlishit: Sponsored by Uncle Eliot & Aunt Nancy and the entire Planells family, and Uncle Keith & Aunt Linda and the entire Rigden Family in honor of Adam’s Bar Mitzvah.

Weekly Shacharit

Sunday                                                             8:00 am

Monday, Thursday, Friday                                6:30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday                                       6:40 am


Mincha/Ma’ariv                                                7:25 pm


Rosh Chodesh Iyar                                           Friday 4/24 & Shabbat 4/25





Mazel Tov to Bonnie & Mickey Goldmeier on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Adam, and welcome to all of their visiting family and guests.

Mazel tov to Roberta & Larry Gornish on the engagement of their son, Max, to Sabrina Grunfeld of Queens.


·                                                                                                                                           Rabbi Sholom Rivkin (הרב שלום בן נאכא פייגא)

·                                                                                                                                             Gershon Yitzchak (גרשון יצחק בן מאטל צירל)

·                                                                                                                                             Rafael Dovid Grunberger (רפאל דוד בן ברכה)

·                                                                                                                                             Ruven Kirshner (ראובן בן טובה חיה)

·                                                                                                                                             Zev Eliezer (זאב בן חיה שיינדל)

·                                                                                                                                             Erna Waltuch (אסתר בת רחל לאה)

·                                                                                                                                             Alan Green (הרב אברהם מנחם מענדל בן צביה)

·                                                                                                                                             Zivi Pearl (זהבה אורטל בת צפורה)

·                                                                                                                                             Vita Naiman (וויטא בת גיטל)

·                                                                                                                                             Irv Diamant (יצחק בן רבקה)

·                                                                                                                                             Nancy Friedman (חנה בת בריינא)

·                                                                                                                                             Pauline Schneider ((פערל בת גיטל


·                                                                                                                                             Gilad (ben Aviva) Shallit


Our condolences to Ethan & Debby Schuman on the passing of Ethan’s father, David Schuman, before Pesach.

Our condolences to Brooke and Maurice Sonnenwirth on the passing of Brooke’s father, Malcolm Schwartz. Shiva is at the Sonnenwirth home, 8161 Amherst, through Wednesday morning.

Our condolences to Pat Harris and the Harris family on the passing of their husband and father, Michael. Shiva is at the Harris home, 948 Blackberry Place through Thursday morning. Morning minyan: Sunday at 8:00am, Monday & Thursday at 6:30am and Tuesday & Wednesday at 6:40am. Mincha/Maariv: Sunday – Wednesday at 7:25pm.

LOST: Dr Sharone Askari has lost a black wool winter coat that he wore to shul Tuesday night when it felt like winter again. Possibly someone wore it home by mistake. If you find it in your closet, please contact the office.

CLASSES: The Rabbi’s Monday night class will not take place this week because of Yom HaShoah and will resume next week. The Rabbi’s other classes will resume this week – the week of April 20th.

THE AMAZING SCAVENGER HUNT for Jr. NCSY at the St. Louis Zoo (meet at North entrance) on Sunday, April 19th. Lunch (BYOL) is 12:00-12:45 pm and the HUNT is from 12:45 -2:15 pm. Pickup is at the North entrance. Cost: FREE.To RSVP or for more info, please call or text Rabbi Mike at 314-498-NCSY (6279) or Ariel Horowitz at 314-498-6320

YOM IYIN: Women’s Division Yom Iyun presents “Between a Rock & a Hard Place: The Agunah Problem & Prenuptial Agreements”, featuring Michelle Greenberg-Kobrin of Columbia University School of Law on Sunday, April 26th. A luncheon will be at 12:00 noon and the cost is free to the community. For additional information, contact Faye Newman at 862-7537.



MEMORIAL DONATIONS FOR SHERI RASKAS: Sheri Raskas was a passionate reader, devoted to children, and committed to EHA. We wish to memorialize Sheri’s vitality, gracious spirit, and the years she and Stanley raised their family in St. Louis, and their involvement in the community, by enriching the Children’s Library Corner at the Epstein Hebrew Academy with materials and furnishings dedicated to her memory. If you would like to join in this effort, please make your check out to Epstein Hebrew Academy BUT mail it to Jackie Gerson, 8323 Cornell, St. Louis, MO 63132. We will, of course, send you a proper acknowledgment and notify Stanley Raskas and family of your donation.

YOM HaSHOAH: There will be a Yom HaShoah commemoration this year at Shaare Zedek, 829 N. Hanley Rd, on Sunday, April 19th, at 4:00pm. The program is entitled “Acts of Righteousness” and will feature testimony by St. Louis survivors. The entire community is invited.

SPECIAL TEEN PROGRAM: A special Yom HaShoah teen program, “Eternal Lessons of the Holocaust: They’re Not What You Think!” will be presented on April 20th, 7:00-9:00 pm at The Holocaust Museum (#2 Millstone Campus) for grades 8-12.

TOVELING: Let the Block Girls take your new items to the mikvah to tovel for you. It’s just $18 per trip and all of the money goes to tzedakah. For pickup and drop off, call Sheera Hirschhorn at 314-610-4248 for U City, and Gabi Mankowitz at 314-495-6931 for Chesterfield.


Parashat HaShavua class by Chaim Possick is 8 am Shabbat.

Mishnat Pinchas: TMK parent/child learning begins 5 minutes after the start of Kiddush.

There is no Beit Midrash for Women until April 22nd.

The Ruth Fredman Bat Mitzvah Program is also postponed.

Yachad-Israel Program for all day school children takes place on April 29th at the JCC. To volunteer, contact Chaim at 420-8080.


Bnei Akiva

Bnei Akiva groups will not meet until April 25th (Shabbat Tazria-Metzora).




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

Deadline for announcements:  Noon on Thursday & for  Mazel 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, email Judy ( or call the Shul office (727-1880).  Minimum suggested donation is $36