132: Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg

Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg has her own ELI Talk with over 12,000 views, Twitter feed with over 18,000 followers, and is Rabbi-in-Residence at Avodah. She has also authored seven books “about the messy business of trying to be a person in the world, and how spirituality can transform that work.” Married, mother of three, her latest book, Nurture the Wow, has an entire chapter about ‘body stuff.’

Rabbi Danya has been named by Newsweek and The Daily Beast as one of ten “rabbis to watch,” and one of the top 50 most influential women rabbis.” She is highly sought after as a lecturer and keynote speaker. Related to her latest book we have also embedded her mini-podcast, Nurture the Wowcast, on the show notes page.

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Nurture the Wow: Finding Spirituality in the Frustration, Boredom, Tears, Poop, Desperation, Wonder, and Radical Amazement of Parenting by Danya Ruttenberg

Rabbi Danya’s Website

Rabbi Danya on Twitter: @TheRaDR

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Nurture the Wowcast