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RZIM will end apologetics ministry

Ministry | Ravi Zacharias International Ministries will become a grant-making organization, CEO Sarah Davis tells employees
by Emily Belz
Posted 3/11/21, 03:11 pm

After weeks of internal turmoil, the apologetics organization Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM) will essentially dissolve in its present form, CEO Sarah Davis told employees on Wednesday. An independent investigation released in February revealed extensive reports of abuse and sexual misconduct by founder Ravi Zacharias, who died last year at age 74.  

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RZIM plans name change

by Rachel Lynn Aldrich
Posted 3/09/21, 04:46 pm

The ministry named after apologist Ravi Zacharias is removing all his content from its platforms, CEO Sarah Davis announced on Monday. Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM) also intends to undergo a name change and is dropping “The Zacharias Institute” brand.

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Fallout from Ravi Zacharias’ abuse begins

Sexual Abuse | Apologetics ministry considers next steps while affiliates break away
by Emily Belz
Posted 2/24/21, 02:53 pm

During a Zoom Christmas party last year, no one at Ravi Zacharias International Ministries (RZIM) talked about recent sexual abuse accusations from spa employees who had treated the organization’s founder, who died in May 2020. Among a list of things employees were thankful for, one named “Ravi’s vision and legacy” in a recording of the party WORLD obtained.

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