NiebuhrCandler’s Laney Legacy in Moral Leadership will host a screening of An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story on Wednesday, April 5 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Jimmy Carter Presidential Library in Atlanta. View the film trailer. A panel discussion about Niebuhr’s life, legacy, and meaning in today’s world will follow the screening. The event is free and open to the public, but registration is encouraged to secure a seat. Register here.

Panelists will include Martin Doblmeier, the film’s director; Elizabeth M. Bounds, associate professor of Christian ethics at Candler; Raphael Warnock, senior pastor of Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta; and Shaun Casey, senior fellow at Georgetown University’s Berkley Center for Religion, Peace, and World Affairs. Mark Douglas, professor of Christian ethics at Columbia Theological Seminary, will moderate the discussion.

A reception will be held following the panel.

For more information, contact Letitia Campbell at

The Carter Presidential Library is located at 441 Freedom Parkway, Atlanta, Georgia 30307. Directions and information about free parking may be found here.