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  • PHOTO SLIDESHOW: Thousands on D.C. Mall to Pray for America

    On July 14-16, 2016, two Christian events came together on the Mall in Washington, D.C. - the National Day of Prayer Task Force's Prayer Summit, and "Together 2016" (also known as RESET)." Both were special events to pray for America and the world.

    Nick Hall, the organizer of RESET which was targeted for the Millenial generation (18 to 30 year olds), stated in   More

  • RC College Prep Update: "Our High School Movement Grows Weekly!"

    It all began when we heard our RC college students say things like:

    "I never learned this in high school — not in church or in my youth group."

    “I didn't really know what substantiated my Christian faith."

    "I haven't been able to answer questions on campus about my biblical beliefs."

    An idea was born. It was time for Ratio Christi to start reaching out to high school students in addition to what we were doing at...   More

  • The Passing of Dr. Gordon Lewis, Pioneer in Apologetics

    Ratio Christi would like to honor the life and work of Dr. Gordon R. Lewis upon the news of his passing. Dr. Lewis went home to be with the Lord on June 11, 2016. Prior to the establishment of Talbot University and Southern Evangelical Seminary, Dr. Lewis likely had the leading apologetics program in the United States. From 1958 until his retirement from teaching in 2008, he influenced th...   More

  • The Very Real Discrimination Against Christian Professors - Part I

    Since the movie God's Not Dead2 was released in April 2016, its critics have claimed that fictional court cases like the one against the make-believe teacher in the film just “blow campus discrimination against Christians out of proportion.”

    Through this two-part offering of interviews with real-life professors about their campus experiences, Ratio Christi adds to the existing evidence that this new intolerance exists in radical proportions today. This is p...   More

  • Homicide Detective Takes the Witness Stand in ‘God’s Not Dead 2’: Christianity is Evidentially True

    J. Warner Wallace was a Los Angeles homicide detective and expert on solving cold cases when he started using his detective skills to investigate the claims of the gospel. As an atheist, he considered four typical areas used by detectives to judge whether suspects and witnesses are telling the truth. He ended up accepting Jesus as the true Messiah and assembled his findings in the book Cold Case Christianity.

    This...   More

  • A Real Attorney Weighs In: How Realistic are the Cases in 'God's Not Dead 2'?

    Part of our series of interviews connected with the movie God's Not Dead 2.

    God’s Not Dead 2 tells the story of a public school teacher, “Grace Wesley” (played by Melissa Joan Hart), whose Christian faith and career come under attack after she answers a student’s question about Jesus in class. A zealous civil liberties group files suit, to make an example of her in its quest t...   More

  • Ratio Christi International Report: Return Trip to Indonesia

    Our Executive Director of RC International John Stewart and his wife/missions partner Laurie went to Indonesia in 2015 and were rapidly invited back to the country. Here’s a report of their second visit in February 2016.

    “We arrived in Indonesia on Saturday after some travel delays,” John says. “I spoke at a church in Jakarta on Sunday, bringing a Valentine's Day message: ‘Crucifixion--A Love Story.’   More

  • Introducing: 'Keeping Your Kids on God's Side' by Natasha Crain

    Ratio Christi is proud to introduce our readership to Natasha Crain’s book, Keeping Your Kids on God’s Side: 40 Conversations to Help them Build a Lasting Faith. Released by Harvest House within the last few days of February 2016, it comes at a time when we are seeing young people walk away from church and their Christian faith in larger numbers than ever. Keeping kids on God’s side is of course a main purpose of Ratio Christi, so partnering with Crain on promotin...   More

  • Rutgers School Newspaper Runs Interview with RC Alum as one of their "Success Stories"

    The Rutgers University newspaper, Rutgers Today, ran a February 2016 "Success Story" interview catching up with one of their alumni, Isaac Wooward. Woodward was also a member of the Ratio Christi chapter at Rutgers in New Brunswick, New Jersey until his 2014 graduation, and earned RC's Legatus Christi Certificate recognizing students' outstanding application of apologetics. Woodward has now moved on to a position as a staffer in the Wisconsin Congressional office. We receiv...   More

  • How C. S. Lewis Predicted Today’s College Campus Craziness—in 1944

    Excerpt of an article by columnist Tyler O’Neil for PJ Media, December 1, 2015. Reprinted with permission. Links below.

    When events at Yale University and the University of Missouri propelled college politics to national news, many conservatives were caught off guard by the power of “political correctness.” To those familiar with the works of C.S. Lewis, however, these events were of little surprise. Lewis’s The Abolition of Man explains both...   More

  • Determined Not to be Deterred

    West Virginia University student Luke Prudich couldn’t find anyone else interested in starting a Ratio Christi chapter on campus. So he decided to start one himself by contacting a national RC staff member. With the guidance of Blake Anderson, our COO, Prudich was able to get a chapter off the ground at WVU. It is now well-established.

    Anderson presented Prudich with the Legatus Christi certificate for outstanding stud...   More

  • Ratio Christi Invites You to Israel!

    A “Best of Israel” tour of the Holy Land is being organized out of the RC chapter at the University of North Carolina Wilmington campus (UNCW). Anyone can go – students, RC supporters, and website readers.

    Leading the trip will be David HaLevy,* who is involved with us at that chapter. HaLevy is a Jewish believer in Jesus.

    “My father was the first Jewish believer in...   More

  • Who's Waiting for Your Kids?

    by Brett Kunkle, Student Impact Director at Stand to Reason. Excerpt reprinted with permission.

    Who’s waiting for your kids?  In a few short years, they will leave the safety of your home and church and head off to college.  Who will they meet?  What ideas will they encounter?  What moral choices will they face?   More

  • Post-Symposium Report: Great Things Happened! "RC Prof," Historic Scrolls and More...

    We want to share a report with our readers about the great things that happened during Ratio Christi’s fifth annual Symposium and Student Retreat! The event gathered RC leadership, students, sponsors, and other attendees who wanted to learn more about apologetics and our ministry. It was held in mid-October, 2015 in conjunction with the National Conference on Christian Apologetics (NCCA) led by Southern Evangelical Seminary (SES) in Charlotte, North Carolina.   More