Ask Charles Joseph (August 10-14, 2020)

Greetings, @Interested_In_Ask_RZIM family! (…particularly those @Interested_in_Hinduism, @Interested_in_Sikhism and @Interested_in_Islam)

The Ask RZIM Q&A forum is back open this week with speaker and writer @Charles_Joseph at the proverbial mic. :studio_microphone:

Charles has served on the India team for the last 10 years. He is an alumnus of the renowned Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore. With a post professional masters in cardio-pulmonary physical therapy, he served as both a lecturer and Lead Clinical Therapist in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. In over a decade of illustrious clinical practice, he distinguished himself as an expert in soft tissue pain management and haemophilia rehabilitation. He has publications in peer-reviewed medical journals and his clientele included heads of Indian States, prominent members of the society, and the poorest of the poor. Charles also holds a master’s in psychology.

Answering the call to rehabilitate the soul and not just the body, he made a major career shift in 2010 and joined the RZIM team fulltime and serves as an itinerant speaker and writer. He is also the Editor of Engage, RZIM India’s online apologetics quarterly. He has also helped in co-editing the book Life and Teachings of Maha Satguru Yeshu published by the Bible Society of India. Charles has spoken in various settings in India and abroad and has enjoyed his engagements with college students and corporates alike on a variety of topics. He enjoys public and private Q&A sessions and delights in discussing faith one-on-one with both seekers and skeptics.

His areas of interest include the uniqueness of Christ, comparative religion, contemporary issues, holistic health, and conversational apologetics. He makes his home in Mumbai with his wife, Priscilla, and daughter Mishaelle.

As always, reply below with your questions for him! :question: :arrow_down:

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Hello. Ephesians 2:8 and James 2 24-25 seem to contradict each other. Could you please explain are we saved by grace or are works needed? Thank you for time and effort, having someone to ask various questions about the bible is a blessing. Alan