2018 Web Talks

Unless otherwise indicated, all talks are held on a Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. Eastern Time (1 p.m. CT; 12 noon MT; 11 a.m. PT; 7 p.m. in the UK, 8 p.m. in Western Europe).

Sunday Jan. 14, 2018
JoAnn Borovicka
“Ten Plagues of the Exodus in the Light of the Bahá’í Writings”
Watch on YouTube: Web Talk

Sunday Jan. 21, 2018 (rescheduled from December 2017)
Reba Carruth (#1 of 3)
“The Spiritual Destiny of America and the West”

Sunday Feb. 4, 2018
Reba Carruth (#2 of 3)
“The Spiritual Destiny of America and the West”

Sunday Feb. 11, 2018
Robert Weinberg
“The Awakening of Spirit: Mark Tobey and the Evolution of ‘White Writing'”

Sunday Feb. 18, 2018
Reba Carruth (#3 of 3)
“The Spiritual Destiny of America and the West”

Sunday Feb. 25, 2018
Shahrokh Monjazeb
“A Divine Overture to an Imperious Monarch: A Closer Look at Bahá’u’lláh’s Monumental Letter to the Iranian King Násiri’d-Dín Sháh”

SATURDAY Mar. 3, 2018 – 9:00 pm Eastern = SUNDAY Mar. 4, 2018 – 11:00 am Eastern Australia Time
Mariette Leong
“Recollections of My Father, the Hand of the Cause of God Collis Featherstone”

SATURDAY Mar. 10, 2018 – 9:00 pm Eastern = SUNDAY Mar. 11, 2018 – 11:00 am Eastern Australia Time
Mariette Leong
“Recollections of the Hand of the Cause of God Clara Dunn”

Sunday Apr. 8, 2018
Valerie Phillips
“The Special Place of America in the Bahá’í Authoritative Texts”

Sunday Apr. 22, 2018
Gregory Dahl
“Economic Life: Reflections on the House of Justice Message of 1 March 2017”

Sunday May 6, 2018
Ben Schewel
“Seven Ways of Looking at Religion”

Sunday Jun. 3, 2018
Jena Khodadad
“Scientific Principles at Work in the Worldwide Advancement of the Bahá’í Faith” 

Sunday Jun. 17, 2018
Abdu’l-Missagh Ghadirian
“Materialism and Discontent: Bahá’í Perspectives”

Sunday Jul. 1, 2018
Roya Akhavan
“Peace for Our Planet: A New Approach”

Sunday July 15, 2018
Jena Khodadad
“Biotechnology, Benefits and Perils: The Need for Spiritual Perspective in Achieving Harmony of Science and Religion”

Sunday Aug. 19, 2018
Roya Akhavan
“Táhirih: Beyond Emancipation”

Sunday Sept. 9, 2018
Robin Chandler
“Bahá’í Identity: Conscientious Spirituality and the Games People Play”

Sunday Oct. 14, 2018
Sovaida Ma’ani Ewing
“Finding Hope in Turbulent Times”

Sunday Oct. 28, 2018
Kathryn Hogenson
“The First Western Pilgrimage: A Turning Point in the Establishment of the Bahá’í Faith in the West”

Sunday Nov. 11, 2018
Kathryn Hogenson
“Horace H. Holley: An Indispensable Man in the Development of the Bahá’í Faith”

Web Talks from 2017, 2016, 2015