Oklahoman: Dueling faith campaigns focus on abortion

In a Bible Belt state known for its anti-abortion leanings, billboards touting a faith-based abortion-rights message may cause more than one Oklahoma motorist to do a double take.

“People of faith love those who have abortions” and “God loves those who have abortions” are messages featured on eight billboards from a new Oklahoma Call for Reproductive Justice campaign. The promotional signs from the nonprofit group are concentrated on Interstate 35 and Interstate 44 both north and south of Oklahoma City.

Leaders with Oklahoma Call for Reproductive Justice said the campaign is part of a broader faith initiative to amplify the voices of clergy who want to show love and support for their neighbors in all their reproductive healthcare decisions.

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