MPT Presents

An American Conscience: The Reinhold Niebuhr Story

Special | 57m 20s | Video has closed captioning.

In the decades after WWI and WWII, Reinhold Niebuhr became the voice of conscience to an America reaching the pinnacle of its economic/political power and has influenced leaders such as Martin Luther King, Jr, President Barack Obama, former President Jimmy Carter, and others. His broad appeal is proven by the popularity of his Serenity Prayer, adopted by Alcoholics Anonymous.

Aired: 04/01/17

Expired: 09/30/17

Rating: NR

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