Christianity by country
As of the early 21st century, Christianity has approximately 2.2 billion adherents, out of about 7.2 billion people. The faith represents about one-third of the world's population and is the largest r...
Christianity by country - Wikipedia
Women To Be Fined Up To £6,500 For Wearing Burkas In Swiss Region
Wearing a burka or niqab in public has been banned in the Swiss region of Ticino, with offenders facing a fine of up to £6,500. The region's parliament approved the law on Monday, thereby banning full...
Christian population growth
Christian population growth refers to the growth of population of the global Christian community.
The Christian fertility has varied throughout history, but it has declined along with most other f...
Women To Be Fined Up To £6,500 For Wearing Burkas In Swiss Region
Wearing a burka or niqab in public has been banned in the Swiss region of Ticino, with offenders facing a fine of up to £6,500. The region's parliament approved the law on Monday, thereby banning full...
Roman Catholicism in Dominica
The Roman Catholic Church in Dominica is part of the worldwide Roman Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome.61.4% of Dominica's population of 73,449 are Catholic. The enti...
Martinho da Costa Lopes
Martinho da Costa Lopes (1918 – February 27, 1991) was an East Timorese religious and political leader. Msgr da Costa Lopes, who was a Timorese priest of many years experience, was also a membe...
Peter E. Gillquist
Peter Edward Gillquist (July 13, 1938 – July 1, 2012) was an American archpriest in the Antiochian Orthodox Christian Archdiocese of North America and retired chairman of the archdiocese's department ...
Peter E. Gillquist - Wikipedia
Christianity in the Philippines
The Philippines is the fifth largest Christian country on earth, with about 85% of the population being adherents. It is also one of two predominantly Roman Catholic nations in Asia (the other being E...
Christianity in Thailand
Christianity was first introduced to Thailand by European missionaries. It represents 1.2% of the national population, which is predominantly Buddhist. Christians are numerically and organizationally...
Paulinus II of Aquileia
Saint Paulinus II (c. 726 – 11 January 802 or 804) was a priest, theologian, poet, and one of the most eminent scholars of the Carolingian Renaissance. From 787 to his death, he was the Patriarch of A...
Paulinus II of Aquileia - Wikipedia
Laestadianism
Laestadianism is a conservative Lutheran revival movement started in Lapland in the middle of the 19th century. Named after Swedish state church administrator and temperance movement leader Lars Levi ...
Laestadianism - Wikipedia
Anglican Church of Burundi
The Province of the Anglican Church of Burundi is a province of the Anglican Communion, located in East Africa between Tanzania, Rwanda, Kenya, and the Congo. The Archbishop and Primate of Burundi is ...
Christianity in the Ottoman Empire
Under the Ottoman Empire, Christians and Jews were, in principle, tolerated, but polytheists were not, in accordance with Sharia law. In practice, the degree of tolerance varied by time and place.Ort...
Congregation for the Oriental Churches
The Congregation for the Oriental Churches (Latin: Congregatio pro Ecclesiis Orientalibus) is the dicastery of the Roman Curia responsible for contact with the Eastern Catholic Churches for the sa...
Protestantism in Brunei
Protestants are 1.3% (4,841 persons) of the population of Brunei. There have been 0.6% Evangelicals in 1996.Christians in Brunei are not allowed to proselytize. Schools are not allowed to teach Christ...
Protestantism in Brunei - Wikipedia
Reformed Congregational Churches
The Reformed Congregational Churches (Marshall Islands) is a breakaway of the United Church of Christ-Congregational in the Marshall Islands. This split represented a desire to return to the original ...
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Paraguay
As of January 1, 2011, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints reported 80,788 members in 10 stakes and 11 districts, 149 Congregations (63 wards and 86 branches), two missions, and one temple...
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Paraguay - Wikipedia
Christianity in Madagascar
Christianity in Madagascar is practiced by just under half the population of the island, often in syncretic form with traditional religious practices. Protestantism was introduced by the first envoys ...
Christianity in Madagascar - Wikipedia
Roman Catholicism in Uzbekistan
The Roman Catholic Church in Uzbekistan is part of the worldwide Roman Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome. There are approximately 5000 Catholics in the country of 27...
Church of the Province of West Africa
The Church of the Province of West Africa is a province of the Anglican Communion, covering 17 dioceses in eight countries of West Africa, specifically in Cameroon, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, ...