Multiple sources have reported an allegedly abusive sexual practice in a South American church. Reports allege that Brazilian evangelical pastor Valdeci Sobrino Picanto was arrested by police in Apore for oral sexual assault.
Reports say he allegedly persuaded churchgoers to perform fellatio on him by claiming that there would be religious benefits for them.
Media outlets have reported that the Pastor Picanto convinced congregants that oral sex would aid their communication God and lead to salvation because his penis was blessed and his semen was consecrated.
Media reports allege that the 59-year-old Picanto referred to his semen as sacred milk.
Other reports allege that Picanto has said a divine encounter in a brothel led to his mission to spread his holy seed to the faithful of his church, Apore Assembly.
According to reports, Picanto was also accused of sexually harassing a local merchant.