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Rabbi Neil Gilliam

Rabbi Gillman is the Aaron Rabinowitz and Simon H. Rifkind Professor of Jewish Philosophy at the Jewish Theological Seminary of America. He graduated from McGill University in 1954, was ordained at JTS in 1960 and received his PhD in philosophy from Columbia University in 1975. His dissertation, Gabriel Marcel on Religious Knowledge, was published by the University Press of America in 1980. Dr. Gillman's second book, Sacred Fragments: Recovering Theology for the Modern Jew, published by the Jewish Publication Society of America, won the 1991 National Jewish Book Award in Jewish Thought. His Conservative Judaism: A New Century was published by Behrman House in 1993. The Death of Death: Resurrection and Immortality in Jewish Thought, Dr. Gillman's fourth book, was published by Jewish Lights Publishing in 1997. His most recent book, The Way into Encountering God in Judaism , was published by Jewish Lights in spring 2000. A popular speaker and teacher, Dr. Gillman has served as scholar-in-residence in many Conservative and Reform congregations around the country.

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