Training men and women to defend the power and coherence of the gospel of Jesus Christ is an integral part of Ravi Zacharias’s vision for RZIM. Our hope is to empower you to engage in earnest conversations with those who have honest questions about the Christian faith.
The RZIM Academy is an online training curriculum designed to help individual become better equipped to give an answer to anyone who asks them to give a reason for the hope that they have. RZIM speakers to share some of their expertise in the form of lectures, compiled as an online course.
Ravi Zacharias, Michael Ramsden, Stuart McAllister, John Lennox, Os Guinness, Amy Orr-Ewing, Alister McGrath, and many more have contributed lectures to our Core Module, which offers a broad introduction to apologetics, addresses some common objections, and provides practical skills of engaging in fruitful dialogue with people of different worldviews, all available at a low price with incredible impact on your personal growth and community.
RZIM's introductory training and study resources have been created for Christian audiences as a starting point to learn more about evangelism and apologetics. Study resources in this category include small group curriculum, self-study, and RZIM seminars at your venue to help introduce apologetics to your group. Most of these studies do not involve a large time or resource commitment on the part of the learner.
- ASK Curriculum
- Engaging Today’s Culture
- Foundations of Apologetics (DVD Curriculum)
- Introductory Reading
- Understanding and Answering Islam
- Conversations that Count
- ReMind Conference 2016
- Critical Questions Discussion Guides
- Apologetics Then and Now
For person who already has foundation of Christian apologetics and would like more formal training, RZIM offers a variety of opportunities and material. Study and training at an intermediate level involves a greater individual commitment both in time and effort.
Our advanced study opportunities are for someone who is committed to a life of study and application of evangelism and apologetics. These offerings represent the richest Christian apologetic training found in the world. For those with a passion to make Christ known, studying at RZIM’s advanced level provides a life transforming experience, combining effective evangelism with academic rigor.
- Cultural Conversations
- South Asia Institute of Advanced Christian Studies (SAIACS)
- Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics
RZIM Academy equips individuals to respond to those around them who have sincere questions and honest objections to the Christian worldview. This online training program is an interactive environment with practical assignments, designed to reinforce lectures delivered by RZIM’s team of speakers, including lecturers at our Oxford Centre for Christian Apologetics. RZIM Academy offers various courses, including one in Spanish (cursos.rzimacademy.org). New classes begin every month. Visit www.rzimacademy.org for more details. Feedback from final evaluation forms:
“I am not overstating that this has been a life-changing experience for me.”
“This has been a tremendous course! …It would be truly awesome if this could be core work for all who are disciples of Christ.”
“I REALLY enjoyed the course; it was everything I had hoped for.”