U City Shul

700 North & South Road
St. Louis, MO 63130 | 314-863-7485

Friday July 29 2016 

Mincha: 6:15 pm 
Candlelighting no earlier than: 6:45 pm 
Candlelighting preferred time: 6:50 pm 
Candlelighting no later than: 7:56 pm


Kiddush this Shabbos is sponsored by Bill Poe in honor of Sylvia’s birthday and in memory of Bill’s father, Isadore Poe.

This Shabbos the teen minyan Kiddush is sponsored by Lynda Fields.

Shalosh Seudos this Shabbos is sponsored by Charlie & Naomi Ruth Deutsch, in memory of Naomi Ruth’s father, James Duff.

Refuah sheleima to Shifra Glassman, who is recuperating from knee surgery.

Please note change for Shabbos Groups for Girls: This week girls entering 2nd & 3rd grades will meet at the home of Rebecca Lyss Lieberman, 8101 Balson, 4th & 5th grades will meet at the home of Zehava List, 937 Abbeville, 6th grade will meet at Perel, 821 Saxony Ct. All groups meet 3:00-4:00 pm.

Baal T’filoh classes at U.City Shul: Thursday evenings after ma’ariv at 8:45 pm. Given by Hazzan Howard Shalowitz in memory of his father-in-law, Carl Katzen.

Everyone is invited to a memorial lecture at U.City Shul this Sunday evening, July 31, at 7:00 pm to observe the sheloshim of Zelda Fields (Chaya Sarah bas Eliezer), mother of Lynda Fields. Given by Rabbi Yonason Goldson. Topic: Rediscovering Derech Eretz: Are we bringing light to a world in darkness?

Block Party Sunday, July 31st from 3-7 pm North & South / Delmar Blvd with U.City Shul as one of the participants. Pony rides, games for kids, kosher food, and more.

Shabbaton at U.City Shul for Shabbos Nachamu – August 19 & 20: Catered Shabbos meals, Carlebach style Kabbalas Shabbos, Motzei Shabbos concert with the Weinreb Bros. & Co from NYC, and more. Cost of Shabbos dinner is $20/adult, $16/kids 4-10. Luncheon is also $20/adult, $16/kids 4-10. Concert is $20 per attendee with a family maximum of $50. Family max. refers to concert only. Contact the Shul office at 314-863-7485 or office@ucityshul.org, to make reservations.

Special thanks to Rabbi Goldson for purchase of a bookcase for the Bais Medrash and for the organization of all the books.


Everyone is welcome to the Zitin house, 926 Jeanerette, on Shabbos afternoon from 4-6 pm for an informal get together with observant Macabee participants who are spending Shabbos in our community.

Women’s Sunday morning Tehillim Group: The group meets at 9:15 am at the home of Jan Adelman, 8032 Amherst Ave. If you cannot participate in person, please call (314) 863-5438. The Tehillim hotline (names and updates) is: (314) 441-6460.

Tomchei Shabbos: Because the Tomchei Shabbos pantry has officially been closed, we are not currently in need of food donations. However, in order to help support our families, we are in dire need of monetary donations. To donate, please visit our website at tomcheistl.org. or call Jackie (997-6924) or Angela (802-7710).

Annual Women’s Yarchei Kallah: Mrs. Sara Aliza Scheinberg is back this year Aug 8,9,10 leading a class “Cheit Haegel-Sin of the Golden Calf”. Taking place at Young Israel from 10:30-noon. Cost $36. Additional programs with Mrs. Scheinberg, sponsored by the Sarah Adelman Memorial Fund: Monday evening Aug 8: Parenting workshop for women at Young Israel from 8-9 pm and a special session for post-high school girls on Tuesday evening Aug 9 from 8-9 at Young Israel.


The following yahrzeits will be observed this week:

Aaron Shcolnik.......Sunday, 7/31/2016.......Tammuz 25, 5776
Jack Langleben.......Tuesday, 8/2/2016........Tammuz 27, 5776
Yenta Hoffman.......Wednesday, 8/3/2016...Tammuz 28, 5776
Rose Leschen........Wednesday, 8/3/2016...Tammuz 28, 5776
Jeannette Sandler..Wednesday, 8/3/2016...Tammuz 28, 5776
Charles Orenstein...Thursday, 8/4/2016.....Tammuz 29, 5776
Ruth Schwartz.......Thursday, 8/4/2016.....Tammuz 29, 5776
Samuel Strauss......Thursday, 8/4/2016.....Tammuz 29, 5776
Evelyn Fogel...........Friday, 8/5/2016..........Av 1, 5776


▪ Wednesday night men’s Bais Medrash program following Maariv: Learning with Rabbi Yaakov Pentelnik on Chumash, Rabbi Dan Morris on Nesivos Shalom/The Ways of Inner Peace, Rabbi Yonason Goldson on Prophets, and Rabbi Menachem Tendler, for teens.

▪ Tefila class given by Rabbi Yonason Goldson on Tuesday evenings meets at the home of Genevieve Kramer, 7732 Gannon.

▪ The laws of making Brochos given by Rabbi Shmuel Greenwald - weekly class on Sunday nights, to men and women at Todd and Sarah Rush’s home.

▪ Chumash class for men taught by Rabbi Herber Sunday evenings one hour before mincha.

▪ Rabbi Herber teaches a Gemorra shiur for men Thursday evenings one hour before mincha.

▪ Pirkei Avos class with Rabbi Tendler, 40 minutes before mincha.

▪ Path of the Just class with Rabbi Goldson, 45 minutes before Pirkei Avos.

Shabbos morning groups for children up to age 8 starting at 10:15 a.m.


Parshas Pinchas – Mevorchim Hachodesh
Friday, July 29, 23 Tamuz
Shacharis 7:00 am
Mincha, Kabbalas Shabbos, Ma’ariv 6:15 pm
No earlier than 6:45 pm
Prefered candlelighting 6:50 pm
No later than 7:56 pm
Sunset 8:14 pm
Repeat Kriyas Shema after 8:59 pm

Shabbos, July 30, 24 Tamuz
Class 8:30 am
Shacharis 8:50 am
Say Shema Yisrael
According to Magen Avraham by 8:47 am
According to the Gra 9:34 am
Mesilas Yesharim class 6:10 pm
Pirkei Avos 6:55 pm
Mincha followed by family Shalosh Seudos 7:45 pm
Ma’ariv and Havdallah after 8:58 pm

Sun - Thurs, July 31 – August 4, 25 – 29 Tamuz
Shacharis (Sunday) 8:30 am
Shacharis (MonThurs) 7:00 am
Mincha/Ma’ariv 7:50 pm

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