This is the kick-off event for this year's Notre Dame Forum, which is on the theme of challenges facing American democracy. Speakers include: * Pastor Rick Warren, pastor of Saddleback Church, author of _The Purpose Driven Life_ * Rev. Richard Cizik, president of the New Evangelical Partnership for the Common Good * Most Rev. Joseph Kurtz, archbishop of Louisville, vice-president of the Conference of Catholic Bishops * Elder Dallin H. Oaks, member of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints * Rabbi David Saperstein, director and counsel of the Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism This event is free, but tickets are required. Call the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center at 574.631.2800 for more information.