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Seeing Jesus from the East: A Fresh Look at History’s Most Influential Figure In The West Jesus Is Usually Seen Through One Lens, That Of Western Reasoning And Linear Thought As The World Becomes Smaller And People Are Brought To Our Door, A Broader View Of Jesus Is Needed, One That Can Be Grasped By Easterners And Can Penetrate The Hearts And Imaginations Of Postmodern WesternersIn Seeing Jesus From The East, Ravi Zacharias And Abdu Murray Capture A Revitalized Gospel Message Through An Eastern Lens, Revealing Its Power Afresh And Sharing The Truth About Jesus In A Compelling And Winsome Light Incorporating Story, Honor, Vivid Imagery, Sacrifice, And Rewards, Seeing Jesus From The East Calls Readers, Both Eastern And Westerns Alike, To A Fresh Encounter With The Living And Restless Jesus

About the Author: Ravi Zacharias

Ravi Zacharias was a speaker and an author of over 25 books He fully believed the truth of Jesus Christ can endure the toughest critiques and spent nearly 50 years addressing life s great existential questions of origin, meaning, morality, and destiny He was founder and chairman of Ravi Zacharias International Ministries , headquartered in Atlanta with sixteen offices worldwide He and his wife, Margie, were married for almost 50 years before his passing in 2020 Biography and photograph from Zondervan s author detail page for Ravi Zacharias Read Ravi Zacharias s obituary at The following is a longer biography, which was a former biography at Zacharias s author detail page from Zondervan For over thirty five years Ravi Zacharias has spoken all over the world in great halls and universities, notably Harvard, Princeton, and Oxford He is listed as a distinguished lecturer with the Staley Foundation and has appeared on CNN and other international broadcasts The author of several books for adults and children, he powerfully mixes biblical teaching and Christian apologetics His most recent works include Walking from East to West, a memoir, The Grand Weaver, an exploration of God s intention and pattern in both the ordinary and the startling elements of life, and The End of Reason, a rebuttal of the claims of the so called New Atheists His weekly radio program, Let My People Think, is broadcast over 1,500 stations worldwide, and his weekday program, Just Thinking, is on almost 400 He is founder and chairman of the board of Ravi Zacharias International Ministries, headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with additional offices in Canada, India, Singapore, the United Kingdom, and the United Arab Emirates Dr Zacharias and his wife, Margie, have three grown children and reside in Atlanta.

10 thoughts on “Seeing Jesus from the East: A Fresh Look at History’s Most Influential Figure

  1. Derek Benner Derek Benner says:

    There s a lot to unwrap when it comes to Seeing Jesus from the East It s message is timely and timeless I would highly recommend it to anyone who is interested in the true Gospel story of who Jesus really is Zacharias and Murray, both being of Eastern descent, give a thorough commentary on the truth of Jesus and the cultural context in which He was here Parables tak

  2. Angela Russell Angela Russell says:

    I absolutely loved this book It gave me a new, richer lens with which to see Jesus I appreciated the cultural context the two authors provided as well as their criticism of why we can t view Jesus exclusively through Western eyes We miss the full scope of the gospel if we strip him of his culture A fabulous read and, one I did in a single day Easy to get through, and

  3. G. Salter G. Salter says:

    While the language is sometimes repetitive like most professional public speakers, the authors have key phrases they like to use over and over to hit the point home, a strategy that isn t really necessary for a book , the content is quite good Murray and Zacharias open readers eyes to concepts that make sense of sections in the Gospels which may have seemed confusing su

  4. Tricia Sean Tricia Sean says:

    This book was an ARC book I really liked it Zacharias is an astute apologist His Christianity come across very even handed and logical Bringing Jesus back to his Eastern origins and the view from a person of that origin paints one of the truest pictures of Jesus something I was thinking of 25 years ago This book is well done, well researched, painted with great stories It

  5. Josh Olds Josh Olds says:

    I owe a lot to Ravi Zacharias It was his books Jesus Among Other Gods, first and foremost that kindled an interest in apologetics that continue to this day As a teenager, I spent hours on a lawnmower with a headset plugged into a cheap mp3 player filled with his podcast radio programs Just Thinking and Let My People Think Ravi taught me how to be a Christian, and intellectu

  6. Faye Faye says:

    I started reading this before the passing of the beloved author and evangelist, Ravi Zacharias, and how fitting that it is one of his most personal and my favorite Originally planned to be co written with the late Nabeel Qureshi, in this book Mr Zacharias enlists the perspective of fellow author Abdu Murray as they share personal testimonies, and illustrate the difference tha

  7. Carol Ghattas Carol Ghattas says:

    Being married to an Egyptian American man for twenty five years taught this Tennessee girl a lot about seeing Jesus from Eastern eyes, but Ravi Zacharias and Abdu Murray put it on paper This opening quote in the introduction says a lot about this Jesus, who is Savior of the whole world His reasoning is global his stories are local his visitation is transcendent his message is p

  8. Dusty Ginsbach Dusty Ginsbach says:

    The book is a timely and thought provoking piece that resists the origin of Christianity as an obscure Middle Eastern religion that overtook the Western works even before the rise of Islam To all peoples, Zacharias and Murray relate the teachings of Jesus through the different mindset of Easterners, where family honor and disgrace control society to a much greater extent than Wes

  9. Tim Murphy Tim Murphy says:

    An excellent look at Jesus who came from a Middle Eastern culture but whose life and message really lies at the foundation of western culture The authors present Him as the one with a message that fits both cultures and is best understood when realizing that Abdu Murray s description of the difficulty of coming to God through Jesus out of an honor and shame culture and how doing so

  10. Tom Carter Tom Carter says:

    One of the best Christian Apologetics I have ever read Ravi shows the stories from both the Eastern and Western perspectives My co workers are 70% eastern This helped me understand a lot of the east and western culture differences I am now going to buy the hard copy book as its worth reading again and this time underlining the parts that really made a difference for me This book is g

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