Missourians support abortion rights

Missouri’s abortion bans are a direct attack on the separation of church and state.

And Missourians know it.

The following local organizations and community leaders agree with American United and the National Women’s Law Center that Missouri’s abortion bans impose one narrow religious doctrine on everyone and in doing so deny equality and bodily autonomy.

Local organizations

  • Access MO

  • American Association of University Women of Missouri

  • Ashrei Foundation

  • AU — St. Louis Chapter

  • Como for Choice

  • Episcopal Church of the Holy Communion

  • Greater KC Women’s Political Caucus

  • Heartland Alliance for Progress

  • Jewish Community Relations Council of St. Louis

  • Kol Rinah

  • League of Women Voters of Missouri

  • Linwood United Church—Presbyterian

  • Missouri Action Alliance

  • National Council of Jewish Women, St. Louis

  • ProChoice MO

  • ProgressWomen


  • Society for Humanistic Judaism, St. Louis Havurah

  • St. Mark Hope and Peace Lutheran Church

Community and faith leaders

  • Kathie Adams-Shepherd

  • Ellen Alper

  • Judy Ancel

  • Rev. Mike Angell

  • Rabbi Noah Arrow

  • Cheryl Barnes

  • Barbara Beier

  • Shira Berkowitz

  • Rev. Dr. Teresa Danieley

  • Rabbi Amy Feder

  • Dianna Fine

  • Rev. Dr. Jane Fisler-Hoffman

  • Christine Guinther

  • Kohenet Rev Dr Claudia Hall

  • Amy Hammerman

  • Marlene Hammerman

  • Hal Harris

  • Michelle Heitman

  • Rev. Emma Holley

  • Cynthia Holmes

  • Marsha Lerenberg

  • Laura Loyacono

  • Hon. Judy Morgan

  • Beth Newman

  • Hon. Stacey Newman

  • Gary & Marilyn Ratkin

  • Margie Richcreek

  • Dana Sandweiss

  • Mallory Schwarz

  • Rabbi Scott Shafrin

  • Victoria Singer

  • Sarah Starnes

  • Rev. Michael Stephens

  • Carol Wesley

  • Kathy While

  • Ed Wright

As The Supreme Court Redefines ‘Religious Freedom,’ Faith Groups Plan To Push Back

Do you live in Missouri and support abortion access?

Join AU and help us protect the separation of church and state and abortion access for all.


Americans United & the National Women’s Law Center file suit to challenge Missouri’s abortion bans.

Abortion bans violate the separation of church and state. Americans United and the National Women’s Law Center—the leading experts in religious freedom and gender justice—have joined forces with thirteen clergy from six faith traditions to challenge Missouri’s abortion bans as unconstitutionally imposing one narrow religious doctrine on everyone.

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