|For Immediate Release
January 13, 2011
photo of Ravi Zacharias
Manassas, VA – Dr. Ravi Zacharias, Founder & Chairman of the Board of Ravi Zacharias International Ministries, will speak at the Monday General Session at NRB 2011 on February 28th.
“We are blessed to have internationally renowned speaker, scholar, and apologist Ravi Zacharias at NRB 2011. Ravi’s unique insights and thoroughly biblical perspective have consistently challenged and encouraged my walk with Christ,” commented NRB CEO & President Dr. Frank Wright.
For 35 years Ravi Zacharias has spoken all over the world. His weekly radio program, Let My People Think, is aired on more on than 1,700 outlets worldwide, and his weekday program, Just Thinking, on almost 400 outlets.
He has spoken at numerous universities, notably Harvard, Princeton, and Oxford. Dr. Zacharias has addressed writers of the Peace Accord in South Africa, the President's Cabinet and Parliament in Peru, and military officers at the Lenin Military Academy and the Center for Geopolitical Strategy in Moscow. At the invitation of the President of Nigeria, he addressed delegates at the First Annual Prayer Breakfast for African Leaders, held in Mozambique.
Dr. Zacharias has direct contact with key leaders, Members of Congress, and Governors in the United States who consult him on an ongoing basis. He has addressed the Florida Legislature and the Governor’s Prayer Breakfast in Texas, and has twice spoken at the Annual Prayer Breakfast at the United Nations in New York, which marks the beginning of the U.N. General Assembly each year.
He has authored or edited 20 books. Dr. Zacharias’ second book, Can Man Live Without God (Word, 1994), was awarded the Gold Medallion for best book in the category of doctrine and theology. Jesus Among Other Gods (Word, 2000) was also nominated for a Gold Medallion. Several of his books have been translated into Russian, Chinese, Korean, Thai, and other languages.
At the invitation of Billy Graham, Dr. Zacharias was a plenary speaker at the International Conference for Itinerant Evangelists in Amsterdam in 1983, 1986, and 2000. He is listed as a distinguished lecturer with the Staley Foundation, and has appeared on CNN and other international television broadcasts.
Ravi Zacharias International Ministries is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, with additional offices in Canada, India, Singapore, the United Kingdom, Romania, the Middle East, and Hong Kong.
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