Americans United for Separation
of Church and State
South Sound Chapter, Olympia Washington
Americans United for Separation of Church and State is dedicated to preserving the constitutional principle of church-state separation as the only way to ensure religious freedom for all Americans.
The Olympia-based South Sound Chapter of Americans United is a part of the national organization of Americans United for Separation of Church and State and offers a way to get involved in church-state issues on the local and state levels.
Our meetings are held monthly starting at 6:30 PM on the third Tuesday of each month (except December) at the Unitarian-Universalist Congregation, 2300 East End Street, Olympia, Washington. (See Map)
"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances."|
"The Senators and Representatives before mentioned, and the Members of the several State Legislatures, and all executive and judicial Officers, both of the United States and of the several States, shall be bound by Oath or Affirmation, to support this Constitution; but no religious Test shall ever be required as a Qualification to any Office or public Trust under the United States."