Missouri Catholic Conference

We are the public policy agency of the Catholic Church in Missouri. The conference promotes the common good by advocating for public policy that upholds the sanctity and dignity of all human life.
Missouri Catholic Conference

Jimmy Akin: Civility and Politics

Podcast: Jimmy Akin

Church Teaching on In Vitro Fertilization

Missouri Catholic Conference Executive Director and General Counsel, Jamie Morris, talks with Rev. Father Tadeusz Pacholczyk, Ph.D. about the ethical concerns and Church teaching on In Vitro Fertilization.
Podcast: In Vitro Fertilization

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Request a Speaker

The staff of the Missouri Catholic Conference is available to discuss with your parish, organization or group about what is happening at the Missouri Capitol, legislation, or the Catholic Church’s position on numerous topics. Each member of our staff can talk on a variety of issues. Listed below are their most requested topics. If you do not see a specific issue you are interested in, please contact our office so we can discuss your selected topic.

Jamie Morris, Executive Director and General Counsel

Most requested topics include Pro-Life Issues, Faithful Citizenship, Religious Liberty, Family, Education, and Legislation.

Curtis Wichmer, Legislative Analyst

Most requested topics include Criminal Justice, the Death Penalty, Social Programs, Pornography Regulations, and Catholic Social Teaching.

Guillermo Villa Trueba, PhD., Hispanic Outreach Manager

Most requested topics include Immigration, Refugees, Catholic Social Teaching, and Religious Liberty.