Young Israel of St. Louis




In honor of Larry & Barbara Poger’s Golden Anniversary from all of their friends at Young Israel.

Friday September 3rd

Candle lighting                                                  7:10 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 7:00 pm

Saturday September 4th 

Hashkama                                                        7:30 am

Shacharit                                                          9:00 am

Sof Zman Kriat Shema                                   9:46 am

Pre-Mincha Shiur*                                           6:00 pm

Mincha                                                             7:00 pm

Shabbat Ends                                                   8:09 pm



Text study of the Machzor: Shofrot


Kiddush: Sponsored by Larry & Barbara Poger in honor of their 50th Golden wedding anniversary. Larry says, “Thank you Barbara, for being the foundation, the rock, and the cornerstone of our family. A finer wife, a man could not have.”

Seudah Shlishit:Sponsored by Bernie & Mariam Weisel and by Murray & Eva Gail Bresler to commemorate the 1st yahrtzeit of their mother, Mildred Weisel, this Shabbat.

Selichot September 4th

Shiur **                                                           11:30 pm

Refreshments                                                    12:30 am

Selichot                                                            1:00 am


Demystifying the Text of Slichot


Sunday                                                             8:00 am


Monday – Legal Holiday                                  7:30 am

Tuesday                                                           6:10 am

Wednesday, Erev Rosh Hashanah                     5:00 am

Mincha/Maariv: Sunday-Tuesday                      7:10 pm




Wednesday, September 8th

Eruv Tavshilin

Candle lighting                                                  7:03 pm

Mincha/Maariv                                                 7:00 pm


Thursday, September 9th

Dawn                                                               5:17 am

Shacharit                                                          7:45 am

Drasha / Shofar                                                10:00 am

Mincha                                                             6:50 pm

Tashlich                                                            7:10 pm


Thursday, September 9th

Maariv                                                             7:50 pm

Candle lighting    No earlier than                      8:01 pm

Friday, September 10th

Dawn                                                               5:18 am

Shacharit                                                          7:45 am

Drasha / Shofar                                                10:00 am

Mincha                                                             6:55 pm

Shabbat Candle lighting                                     6:59 pm



Mazel Tov to Larry & Barbara Poger on celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

Mazel Tov to Rabbi Moshe & Baila Shulman on the birth of their granddaughter, Chiena Meira, to Zippi & Motti Klein.

Mazel Tov to Ted & Shirley Zeffren on the marriage of their granddaughter, Shoshanna Schnaidman, daughter of Esther & David Schnaidman, to Jason Silverman of Teaneck, in Israel.

Mazel Tov to Eldad & Danielle Bialecki on the birth of twin boys. Heather Douek will be organizing meals for them, and she can be contacted at or 917-658-2696.


Rabbi Sholom Rivkin                                          הרב שלום בן נעכא פייגא

Rebbetzin Paula Rivkin                                      פעסיא בת הינדא ברכה

Gershon Yitzchak                                              גרשון יצחק בן מאטל צירל

Matilda Zeffren                                                 מאטל צירל בת גיטל

Rafael Dovid Grunberger                                   רפאל דוד בן ברכה

Ruven Kirshner                                                 ראובן בן טובה חיה

Zev Eliezer Wolff                                              זאבאליעזר בן חיה שיינדל

Herbert Baron                                                   יעקב בן אסתר מרים

Noa Buchman                                                   נעָה מלכה בת טובה רבקה

Chaya Basya Herber                                         ברכה חיה בתיה בת אלטא נחמה

Laura Sagerman                                                אהובה בת חוה

Sender Axelbaum                                              אלכסנדר בן שרה רבקה

Joe Miller                                                          יוסף בער בן אסתר חיה

Yehoshua Sommer                                            יהושע בן זהבה

Joann Baron                                                      חנה יוכבד בת אסתר מרים

Marilyn Sivak                                                    מרים בת בתיה

Ari Green                                                         ארי משה בן עטרה עלא

                                                                        יואל אליעזר בן יוספה לאה

                                                                        נעכא אסתר בת שרה

                                                                        שרה לאה בת חנה גיטל

                                                                        דבורה טעניא בת פייגא לאה

                                                                        מרדכי בן שרה

                                                                                                חיה מאירה מינדל בת חוה גולדא


Gilad (ben Aviva) Shalit


SHABBAT GROUPS: Our Shabbat groups begin this week. Supervision downstairs begins at 10:00am and formal activities begin at 10:30am.

YOUNG ISRAEL - TORAH MiTZION PICNIC Sunday, September 5, 4:30 pm at Irv Zeid Park. Come meet our new bnot sherut, Yaara and Nava. Bring your own picnic or enjoy our prepared hot dog dinner which will be $10/adult and $5/children(under 5). Featuring fun Rosh Hashanah art activities for the children.

SHABBAT SHUVA SHIUR: Given by Rabbi Shulman will be on Shabbat Shuva, September 11, at 5:15 pm. The topic will be: It was the Best of Times; It was the Worst of Times: A new look at Psalm 27, Le'dovid...

HAVERIM BOOK CLUB: The book club is now reading "The Book Thief” by Markus Zusak. The book is available at the Brodsky library. The next discussion will be after the Yom Tovim.


SHUL BOXES:Items in unlabeled boxes and in boxes of nonmembers have been removed and are being stored in the office. If you would like to rent a box, please contact the office. Rental is $36/year/box upstairs or downstairs.

RECYCLE BIN: The blue recycle bin in the social hall is for soda and water bottles, cans, and glass ONLY – NO TRASH, PLEASE.

SEUDAH SHLISHIT: It is time to “change the guard”. We are looking for volunteers to help prepare seudah shlishit every week. Please contact Hilton.


FOOD DRIVE: The Harvey Kornblum Jewish Food Pantry is having its annual High Holiday Food Drive. Some of the items needed most are: tuna, peanut butter, rice, healthy snacks, paper products and toiletries. There will be a box downstairs outside the office until after Yom Kippur. Please bring what you can.

WOMENS’ TEHILLIM GROUP: Meets at Bobbi Gibli’s home on Delcrest Court-Bldg #2, #204, Sundays @ 9:30 am. If you cannot participate in person, call (314) 504-5593. The Tehillim hotline for names and updates is (314) 995-7119.


Mishnat Pinchas: Mishnat Pinchas continues on Shabbat starting 5 minutes after Kiddush.

Beit Midrash for Women: TMK Beit Midrash for Women will not meet this week.

·                                                                                                                                             Bnot Sherut: Please contact Ruthie Asher (727-6317) to arrange to have Yaara & Nava, to your home for a Shabbat or Yom Tov meal.


Will resume after the chagim.


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, for $36, email Judy ( or call (727-1880).