Skip to Main content Skip to Navigation
Journal articles

Églises chrétiennes et homosexualités aux États-Unis, éléments de compréhension

Abstract : Gay and lesbian claims to equal treatment within US Christian churches follow three directions: organization, ordination and marriage. From the 1970s on, homosexuals have been organizing and creating gay and lesbian caucuses that aked for the ordination of “out” pastoral candidates. Conservative groups strongly opposed this claim. During the 1990s, direction and public "culture wars" between religious conservatives and liberals about gay marriage tended to conceal an adaptation to same-sex unions by a fair number of congregations
Document type :
Journal articles
Complete list of metadata

Cited literature [30 references]  Display  Hide  Download
Contributor : Baptiste Coulmont Connect in order to contact the contributor
Submitted on : Monday, September 19, 2005 - 6:44:36 PM
Last modification on : Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 3:48:04 PM
Long-term archiving on: : Thursday, April 1, 2010 - 10:28:11 PM


  • HAL Id : halshs-00004658, version 1


Baptiste Coulmont. Églises chrétiennes et homosexualités aux États-Unis, éléments de compréhension. Revue Française d'Etudes Américaines, Paris : Association Française d'études américaines, 2003, pp.73-86. ⟨halshs-00004658⟩



Record views


Files downloads