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In Search of an Evangelical Political Project for Brazil: A Pentecostal "Showvention"
Vol. 9, No. 3, EVANGELICALS AND POLITICS IN LATIN AMERICA (JULY/SEPTEMBER 1992), pp. 26-32
Published by: Sage Publications, Ltd.
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/43053061
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Evangelicals and particularly Pentecostals had a growing role in Brazilian politics in the last six years and a decisive role in the 1989 presidential election. Such participation is in grave danger of merely bringing political clout to ensure the growth of the church. It lacks a coherent vision for Brazilian society. While it is conservative it cannot be properly compared with the New Christian Right in the USA.
Transformation © 1992 Sage Publications, Ltd.