In this series of eight talks, historian Douglas Martin discusses the evolution of religion in the context of our capacity to respond to the requirements of the Divine Plan.
Douglas Martin was born in 1927 in Ontario, Canada. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Western Ontario and a Master’s degree in history from the University of Waterloo, Ontario.
He was a member of the National Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of Canada from 1960-85, serving as its general secretary from 1965-85. From 1985-93 he was director-general of the Baha’i International Community’s Office of Public Information at the Baha’i World Centre in Haifa.
Mr. Douglas Martin is also a former member of the Universal House of Justice, the governing body of the Baha’i International Community.
You can watch the whole series of talks here on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8392079924F5E850
Special thanks to Mr. Douglas Martin and the organizers of this talk for granting us permission to share it.