The Resource The year mom got religion : one woman's midlife journey into Judaism, (electronic resource)

The year mom got religion : one woman's midlife journey into Judaism, (electronic resource)

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The year mom got religion : one woman's midlife journey into Judaism
Title
The year mom got religion
Title remainder
one woman's midlife journey into Judaism
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Language
eng
Summary
An inspiring, frank, and engaging "spiritual autobiography" that will touch anyone seeking deeper meaning in their religious life. As we come to recognize the need to nurture our spiritual lives as adults, The Year Mom Got Religion offers sensitive and intelligent wisdom from a woman who learned how awakening to religion can transform, and disrupt, a life. Lee Meyerhoff Hendler relates her awakening to Judaism. She also shares the hard lessons and realizations she confronted during the process. Her journey of the spirit is a powerful reminder that anyone, at any moment, can fully embrace faith, and meet every one of the challenges that occur along the way. A poignant personal testimony of the discoveries, achievements, and disappointments of a woman's renewed commitment to her faith, and how her personal transformation deeply affected her lifestyle and relationships. Born into a wealthy and prestigious family, Lee Meyerhoff Hendler was surrounded by privilege and was a rising leader in the Jewish community. Despite her prominence, she realized that something was lacking, and that Judaism needed to be more about spiritual fulfillment and relating to God than about simply writing checks to important causes or sitting on the boards of distinguished organizations. Hendler discovered a void in her life that only Judaism could fill. She embarked upon a journey that took her through intensive study, regular synagogue attendance, renewed dedication to Jewish communal service, squabbles with her children about attending religious school, and quarrels with her husband about religion's sudden role in their daily lives. If you are seeking deeper spiritual meaning in your life, or are close to someone who has embarked upon a similar journey, The Year Mom Got Religion offers candid and intelligent words of encouragement for the soul
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1952-
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Hendler, Lee Meyerhoff
Dewey number
296.7
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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hoopla digital
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  • Hendler, Lee Meyerhoff
  • Jewish way of life
  • Spiritual life
  • Jewish women
  • Judaism
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
The year mom got religion : one woman's midlife journey into Judaism, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781580236454
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(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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13572504
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MWT13572504
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remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The year mom got religion : one woman's midlife journey into Judaism, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781580236454
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13572504
Publisher number
MWT13572504
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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