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Avi Olitzky

Avi Olitzky

Avi S. Olitzky is the president and principal consultant of the Olitzky Consulting Group, and the Chief Innovation Officer of See3 Communications. For nearly 15 years, he served as Rabbi and spiritual leader for Beth El Synagogue in Minneapolis--one of the largest synagogues in North America.

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Ukraine refugees

Why is this night — and this year — different than all other nights?

By: - April 15, 2022

On Friday night, my family will sit down to our Passover Seder. This meal is highly choreographed (seder means order) and is one of the most observed traditions of the Jewish community internationally. During this holiday dinner, we retell the story of how our ancestors were enslaved and oppressed in Egypt by the tyrannical Pharaoh. […]