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Biblical theologian Rabbi Burton Visotzky

Biblical theologian Rabbi Burton Visotzky teaches at the Jewish Theological Seminary in New York City. He's best known for his Genesis seminars, attended by novelists, poets, editors, filmmakers, CEOs, and attorneys to understand the relevance of Genesis to modern life. It became the basis of a 10-part PBS series in 1996. He is also the author of The Road To Redemption: Lessons from Exodus on Leadership and Community.

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Rabbi Burton Visotzky on Contemporary Lessons from Exodus

SKG's new film "The Prince of Egypt" arrives in theaters today. Visotzky worked as a consultant on the new film.This year, his book "The Road To Redemption: Lessons from Exodus on Leadership and Community" was published. (Crown). Visotzky's previous exploration of Genesis, led to a PBS' Genesis series. Visotzky is chairman of Inter-religious studies at the Jewish Theological Seminary in America. He lives in New York City and Kent, Connecticut.

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Rabbi Burton Visotzky on Contemporary Lessons from Exodus

Visotzky who last examined The Bible's Book of Genesis, now interprets Exodus. His new book is "The Road To Redemption: Lessons from Exodus on Leadership and Community." (Crown) Visotzky's work on Genesis, led a Cover story in Time Magazine and PBS' Genesis series. His work on Exodus caught the attention of Dream Works. The film studio hired him to be a consultant on the animated feature on Exodus, "The Prince of Egypt." Visotzky is chairman of Inter-religious studies at the Jewish Theological Seminary in America.

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