Christianity in Algeria
Christianity came to North Africa in the Roman era. According to historian Theodore Mommsen what is now Mediterranean Algeria was fully Christian by the fifth century. Christian Berber of Algeria was ...
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Arab Christians
Arab Christians (Arabic: العرب المسيحيين Al-'Arab Al-Masihiyin) are ethnic Arabs of the Christian faith, They are the remnants of ancient Arab Christian clans and Arabized Christians, such as Melchite...
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Christianity in Bahrain
Christians in Bahrain make up about 10% of the population. Bahrain has had a native Christian community for many centuries, with the first recorded presence dating back to the 12th century. Expatriate...
Christianity in Egypt
Christianity is a minority religion in Egypt. Egyptian Christians, nearly all Copts (adherents of the Coptic Orthodox Church or other Coptic churches), most likely account for about 10% though source...
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Christianity in Iraq
The Christians of Iraq are considered to be one of the oldest continuous Christian communities of the Armenian world. The vast majority are Western Armenian-speaking ethnic Armenian; however, there is...
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Christianity in Jordan
Christianity in Jordan is among the oldest Christian communities in the world. Christians have resided in Jordan after the crucifixion of Jesus Christ, early in the 1st century AD. Jordanian Christian...
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Christianity in Kuwait
Christianity in Kuwait is a minority religion, accounting for 10%-20% of the country's population, or 650,000 people. Kuwait's Christians can be divided into 2 groups. The first group are Christians w...
Christianity in Lebanon
Christianity in Lebanon has a long and continuous history beginning with the visits of Jesus to the southern territories, where he is said to have performed many miraculous healings. Biblical Scriptur...
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Christianity in Libya
Christianity is a minority religion in Libya. Since Roman times it has always been present in Tripolitania and Cyrenaica.
The largest Christian group in Libya is the Coptic Orthodox Church (Copts ...
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Christianity in Mauritania
Christianity is a small minority in Mauritania. All of the roughly 4,500 Roman Catholics in Mauritania are within the country's only diocese, the Roman Catholic Diocese of Nouakchott. There are severa...
Christianity in Morocco
Christians in Morocco constitute approximately 1.1% (~380,000) of the country's population (34,859,364 - July 2009 est.). Most of them are Catholic and Protestants.
Article 3 of the Moroccan const...
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Christianity in Oman
Christianity is the religion of 2.5% of the population of Oman, which are 64,000 persons. 90 Christian congregations exist in Oman.Almost all Christians are from other countries. Most of them are fro...
Christianity in Palestine
Palestinian Christians belong to one of a number of Christian denominations in the State of Palestine, including Eastern Orthodoxy, Oriental Orthodoxy, Catholicism (Eastern and Western rites), Anglica...
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Palestinian Christians
Palestinian Christians belong to one of a number of Christian denominations in the State of Palestine, including Eastern Orthodoxy, Oriental Orthodoxy, Catholicism (Eastern and Western rites), Anglica...
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Christianity in Qatar
The Christian community in Qatar is a diverse mix of European, North and South American, Asian, Middle Eastern and African expatriates. They form around 13.8% of the total population (2010). No forei...
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Christianity in Saudi Arabia
Accurate religious demographics are difficult to obtain in Saudi Arabia but while all citizens are considered Muslims by the state, there are believed to be at least several hundred thousand Christian...
Christianity in Somalia
Christianity is a minority religion in Somalia, with around 1,000 practitioners in a population of over eight million inhabitants. Most Christian adherents come from the Bantu minority ethnic group, a...
Christianity in Sudan
Christianity has a long history in what is now Sudan.Ancient Nubia was reached by Coptic Christianity by the 2nd century.The Coptic Church was later influenced by Byzantine Christianity. From the 7th ...
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Christianity in Syria
Christians in Syria make up about 10% of the population. The country's largest Christian denomination is the Greek Orthodox Church of Antioch (known as the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate of Antioch and A...
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Religion in Tunisia

95 percent of Tunisians are Muslim. Most of them are Sunni belonging to the Malikite madhhab, but a small number of Ibadhi Muslims still exist among the Berber-speakers of Jerba Island. The gover...
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Christianity in the United Arab Emirates
Christians account for 9 percent of the total population of the United Arab Emirates, according to a ministry report, which collected census data. The Christian population in the UAE is exclusively ma...
Demographics of Western Sahara
All data about demographic information regarding Western Sahara is extremely error prone, regardless of source. Most countries take censuses every ten years, and some every five in order to stay abr...
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Christianity in Yemen
Christianity is a minority religion in Yemen. The constitution mentions religious liberty.
There are about 4000 Catholics in Yemen. They belong to theApostolic Vicariate of Arabia. The World Chris...
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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 ...
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Roman Catholicism in Algeria
The Catholic Church in Algeria is part of the worldwide Catholic Church, under the spiritual leadership of the Pope in Rome.The country is divided into four dioceses, including one archdiocese. During...
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Lactantius
Lucius Caecilius Firmianus Lactantius was an early Christian author (c. 250 – c. 325) who became an advisor to the first Christian Roman emperor, Constantine I, guiding his religious policy as i...
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Amin Maalouf
Amin Maalouf (Arabic: أمين معلوف‎, born 25 February 1949 in Beirut) is a Lebanese-born French author. Has lived in France since 1976. Although his native language is Arabic, he writes in Fre...
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Orthodox Christianity in Saudi Arabia
Orthodox Christianity in Saudi Arabia is a minority consisting of people of various nationalities. The percentage of Saudi Arabian citizens who are Christians is officially zero. The Saudi Arabian Mut...