The Rev. Raphael G. Warnock (right) answers a question from a student at the Memorial Church. The Q&A session, Oct. 16, 2019 was moderated by Kaia Stern (left), director of Harvard's Prison Studies Project. Photo by Jeffrey Blackwell/Memorial Church Communications.
William Belden Noble Lectures
October 16, 2019
Lecture Title: Let My People Go: The Scandal of Mass Incarceration in the Land of the Free.
Lecturer: The Rev. Dr. Raphael G. Warnock, Senior Pastor of the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, the spiritual home of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Watch the lecture (Memorial Church YouTube Channel)
April 13, 2015
Lecture Title: Drew Faust Interviews Stanley Nelson
Description: Documentary filmmaker Stanley Nelson is interviewed at the 2015 Noble Lecture by Harvard President Drew Faust in the Memorial Church.
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April 7, 2014
Lecture Title: "Approaching the Ledge: Why America needs a crisis of faith
— and why, in order to save religion, we must be willing to let it die."
Lecturer: Joshua DuBois, Former Special Assistant to President Obama
and Executive Director of the White House Office of Faith-Based and
Neighborhood Partnerships and author of The President's Devotional
Watch Joshua DuBois' lecture (Harvard's YouTube Channel)
Paul Tillich Lectures
April 30, 2014
Lecture Title: "Tillich, Bonhoeffer, and the Future of Jesus Christ"
Lecturer: James Carroll, Award Winning Author and Columnist for The Boston Globe
Listen to James Carroll's Lecture (stream)