Revista Brasileira de Ciências Sociais
Print version ISSN 0102-6909
NATIVIDADE, Marcelo. Homosexuality, gender, and healing in evangelical pastoral perspectives.Translated byArlete Dialetachi. Rev. bras. ciênc. soc. [online]. 2007, vol.3Selected edition, pp. 0-0. ISSN 0102-6909.
This article focuses on the ways of sexuality regulation in evangelical pastoral perspectives from the analysis of normative texts. The author also discusses the notion of cure of homosexuality. The ethnographic material is composed both of books and Brazilian and foreign articles selected from a mapping out of the evangelical editorial universe and of the monitoring of contents at sites offering counseling and treatment to homosexuals from a religious perspective. Data was collected between 2003 and 2004.
Keywords : Pentecostalism; Homosexuality; Spiritual cure; Gender; Religion; Human rights.