Faith and Public Issues in Oklahoma

The following organizations work on causes aligned with the values of the Religion in Public Life Initiative at Phillips Seminary.


A faith-based community organization in Tulsa, focusing on criminal justice, education, immigration, mental health, and student loan debt.

Interfaith Power and Light

An organization focused on the environment and climate change, as well as a religious response to climate change as faithful stewards.

Oklahoma Center for Community and Justice

A state-wide organization working to eliminate bias, bigotry, and racism in Oklahoma. The organization is dedicated to achieving respect and understanding for all through education and dialogue.

Oklahoma Conference of Churches

A state-wide organization comprised of regional judicatories and about a dozen individual congregations.

Oklahoma Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice

A religious state-wide coalition focusing on activism regarding reproductive choice. The coalition emphasizes women's right to reproductive freedom.

Pastors for Oklahoma Kids

A state-wide organization focusing on advocacy and support of the public school system in Oklahoma.


A faith-based community organization in Oklahoma City, focusing on economic justice, education, and restorative justice.