People of Faith Working for Justice

Texas Impact is a statewide religious grassroots network whose members include individuals, congregations, and governing bodies of the Christian, Jewish and Muslim faiths. Texas Impact exists to advance state public policies that are consistent with universally held social principles of the Abrahamic traditions.


As Texas' "anti-sanctuary cities" legislation takes effect, interfaith communities are speaking out and studying up. THESE EVENTS ARE POSTPONED DUE TO HURRICANE HARVEY BUT WILL BE RESCHEDULED...STAY TUNED!   Senate Bill 4, the anti-"sanctuary cities" legislation...
TAKE ACTION: Help Stop the Bathroom Bills! Sign our open letter to lawmakers Send an email to your House member Call your legislators Not sure who represents you? Visit Find Your Incumbent Watch...
“Mainstream, Not Extreme”   Austin, TX— August 1—A broad coalition of mainstream Texas religious leaders today spoke out against Senate Bill 3 and other so-called “bathrooms bills” that would...
 Faith Leaders File Amicus Brief Supporting Challenge to Texas’s Anti-Immigrant Senate Bill 4   Austin, TX—Bishop C. Andrew Doyle of the Episcopal Diocese of Texas, joined by other faith leaders and Texas Impact, a statewide interfaith organization whose...
On August 1, as a prelude to Texas Impact’s Interfaith Lobby Day, we will gather with Rabbi Neil Blumofe and Rabbi Susan Lippe in the House Chamber to observe the Jewish holy day of Tisha b’Av, which...
Mainstream faith communities affirm respect, dignity, and welcome for every person. Discriminatory legislation that targets individuals based on sex, sexual orientation, or gender identity runs counter to Texan values. Make your voice heard: Sign "Y'all Means All:...
Dear Texas Lawmakers: As members of Texas faith communities, we represent a large and diverse constituency that cares deeply about this state. We urge you to reaffirm our state’s commitment to welcome all who would call Texas home. Mainstream faith communities affirm the shared values of respect...