Dr. Ralph Martin, 1925-2013 Dr. Ralph Martin, well known as a New Testament scholar, died on February 25, at the age of 87, in Southport after a two-year battle with cancer. He earned his BA and MA at the University of Manchester and was awarded his PhD from King’s College London. Ordained as a Baptist minister in 1949, he spent ten years in ministry in the UK. subscribe now Join today to gain access to the rest of this article and many others. more info login If you are already a subscriber, log in to continue. log in access code If you have an access code, enter it here: Go free trial Get free access for 14 days: Sign up Click here to find out how we take care of your personal data.