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...
Christianity in Kazakhstan
Christianity in Kazakhstan is the second most practiced religion after Islam. Over one-quarter of the population of Kazakhstan identifies as Christian. The majority of Christian citizens are Russians,...
Christianity in Kazakhstan - 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...
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...
Union of Brest
The Union of Brest, or Union of Brześć, was the 1595-96 decision of the Ruthenian Church of Rus', the "Metropolia of Kiev-Halych and all Rus'", to break relations with the Patriarch of Constantinople ...
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
Christianity in Malaysia
Christianity in Malaysia is a minority religion practised by 9.2% of the population (2010 census), most living in East Malaysia. The major Christian denominations in Malaysia include the Anglicans, Ba...
Christianity in Malaysia - Wikipedia
Evangelical Methodist Church in Bolivia
The Evangelical Methodist Church in Bolivia was founded by American Methodist missionaries in 1906. The work progressed and in 1969 it become autonomous. In 2006 it celebrated the 100th anniversary. T...
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Central Asia
The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Central Asia (Russian: Евангелическо-лютеранская церковь в России, Украине, в Казахстане и Средней Азии), also known as the Evang...
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Central Asia - Wikipedia
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