Public Programs & Outreach

Honest to God: Andrew Young and The Rev. Dr. Paul Smith

Wednesday, June 17, 2020 | 8:00pm

Washington National Cathedral is pleased to welcome Ambassador Andrew Young and The Rev. Dr. Paul Smith for an Honest to God conversation on June 17. Ambassador Young is the former United States Ambassador to the United Nations, US Congressman, and Atlanta Mayor. He was an early leader in civil rights movement, serving as executive director of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference and was a close confident of Martin Luther King, Jr. Rev. Smith is a Presbyterian minister, mediator, and civil right activist known for creating multi-racial churches in Buffalo, St. Louis, Atlanta, and Brooklyn. Inspired by Dr. Howard Thurman, the Rev. Dr. Smith has made diversity and inclusiveness hallmarks of his life’s work.

Registration to the Zoom discussion is limited to 100 people, but the full video will be available live on our Facebook page and archived on our Youtube page.

The Cathedral is exploring live captioning select online events. If you are registered and planning to attend this event, please email Margaret Rawls at [email protected] with a minimum of 3 days notice (not including weekends) to request live captioning.

  • Admission
  • Dates Offered
    • June 17, 2020 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm