Ravi Zacharias: A Bibliography

This bibliography lists only books authored, co-authored, or edited by Zacharias. Especially noteworthy books are marked with an asterisk (*).


Books by Ravi Zacharias

Zacharias, Ravi. Can Man Live without God. Nashville: Thomas Nelson—W Publishing Group, 1994.

Zacharias, Ravi. Cries of the Heart: Bringing God Near When He Feels So Far. Foreword by Max Lucado. Word Books, 1998; Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2002.

Zacharias, Ravi. Deliver Us from Evil: Restoring the Soul in a Disintegrating Culture. Foreword by Frank Peretti. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 1998.

Zacharias, Ravi. The End of Reason: A Response to the New Atheists. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2008.

*Zacharias, Ravi. The Grand Weaver: How God Shapes Us through the Events in Our Lives. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2007.

Zacharias, Ravi. Has Christianity Failed You? Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2010.

Zacharias, Ravi. I, Isaac, Take Thee, Rebekah: Moving from Romance to Lasting Love. Nashville: Thomas Nelson—W Publishing Group, 2004.

*Zacharias, Ravi. Jesus among Other Gods: The Absolute Claims of the Christian Message. Nashville: Thomas Nelson—W Publishing Group, 2000.

Zacharias, Ravi. The Lamb and the Führer: Jesus Talks with Hitler. Great Conversations. Colorado Springs: Multnomah, 2005.

Zacharias, Ravi. Light in the Shadow of Jihad: The Struggle for Truth. Colorado Springs: Multnomah, 2002.

Zacharias, Ravi. The Logic of God: 52 Christian Essentials for the Heart and Mind. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2019.

Zacharias, Ravi. The Lotus and the Cross: Jesus Talks with Buddha. Great Conversations. Colorado Springs: Multnomah, 2001.

Zacharias, Ravi. New Birth or Rebirth? Jesus Talks with Krishna. Great Conversations. Colorado Springs: Multnomah, 2008.

Zacharias, Ravi. The Prince and the Prophet: Jesus Talks with Muhammad. Great Conversations. Colorado Springs: Multnomah, 2004. (to be published posthumously).

Zacharias, Ravi. The Real Face of Atheism. Rev. ed. Grand Rapids: Baker Books, 2004. Originally entitled A Shattered Visage: The Real Face of Atheism (1990), this was Zacharias’s first book.

Zacharias, Ravi. Recapture the Wonder. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2003.

Zacharias, Ravi. Sense and Sensuality: Jesus Talks with Oscar Wilde on the Pursuit of Pleasure. Great Conversations. Colorado Springs: Multnomah, 2006.

Zacharias, Ravi. There Is a Plan. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2009. Content excerpted from The Grand Weaver.

Zacharias, Ravi. Why Jesus? Rediscovering His Truth in an Age of Mass Marketed Spirituality. New York: FaithWords, 2012.


Books Co-Authored by Ravi Zacharias

*Zacharias, Ravi, with R. S. B. Sawyer. Walking from East to West: God in the Shadows. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2006.

Zacharias, Ravi, and Kevin Johnson. Jesus among Other Gods: Youth Edition. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2000.

Zacharias, Ravi, and Abdu Murray. Seeing Jesus from the East: A Fresh Look at History’s Most Influential Figure. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2020. Zacharias’s most recent book.

*Zacharias, Ravi, and Vince Vitali. Jesus among Secular Gods: The Countercultural Claims of Christ. New York: FaithWords, 2017.

Zacharias, Ravi, and Vince Vitali. Jesus for You: The One Who Meets Your Every Need. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2021. Evidently, this will be Zacharias’s final book (scheduled for release in January 2021).

Zacharias, Ravi, and Vince Vitali. Why Suffering? Finding Meaning and Comfort When Life Doesn’t Make Sense. New York: FaithWords, 2014.


Books Edited or Co-Edited by Ravi Zacharias

Zacharias, Ravi, gen. ed. Beyond Opinion: Living the Faith We Defend. Nashville: Thomas Nelson, 2007. Includes Zacharias’s introduction, “An Apologetic for Apologetics,” essays “Existential Challenges of Evil and Suffering” and “The Church’s Role in Apologetics and the Development of the Mind,” and conclusion, “Apologetics for Today.”

Zacharias, Ravi, and Norman Geisler, gen. eds. Is Your Church Ready? Motivating Leaders to Live an Apologetic Life. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2003. Includes three essays by Zacharias: “The Pastor as an Apologist”; “Four Challenges for Church Leaders”; and “Arrows and Swords in the Church.”

Zacharias, Ravi, and Norman Geisler, gen. eds. Who Made God? And Answers to 100 Other Tough Questions of Faith. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2009. Includes Preface by Zacharias.


Children’s Books by Ravi Zacharias

Zacharias, Ravi. The Broken Promise. Illustrated by Lad Odell. Chariot Victor, 2000.

Zacharias, Ravi. The Merchant and the Thief: A Folktale from India. Illustrated by Laure Fournier. Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2012.


Note: I have not listed the 2003 edition of Walter Martin’s book The Kingdom of the Cults, for which Zacharias was named as general editor, since there were several editions prior to that one and another since then.


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