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Nelson Mandela Memorial Service

Remembering the Greatest Political Leader of the 20th Century: Nelson Mandela

Jim Wallis | Posted 02.10.2014 | Religion
Jim Wallis

Today I had the great honor of saying an opening prayer at the National Cathedral's memorial service for Nelson Mandela, the most important political leader of the 20th century. This was an honor, not only because of Mandela's stature on the world's stage, but because he was someone I admired very deeply and personally.

Dalai Lama Unable To Obtain Visa For Mandela Memorial

AP | Posted 12.09.2013 | World

NEW DELHI (AP) — A spokesman says the Dalai Lama will not attend memorial services for fellow Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nelson Mandela in South Afr...

Obamas To Attend Mandela Service In South Africa

AP | Posted 12.08.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will attend a Tuesday memorial service in South Africa h...