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Parliament Of Lebanon - Allocation of Seats
... War), seats were apportioned between Christians and Muslims in a 65 ratio, with various denominations of the two faiths allocated representation roughly proportional to their size ... and the higher emigration rate among Christians had by this time almost certainly produced a Muslim majority, which the parliamentary distribution did not reflect ... Christian politicians were unwilling to abolish or alter the system, however, and it was one of the factors in the 1975–1990 civil war ...
Resident Aliens
... Resident Aliens Life in the Christian Colony (ISBN 0-687-36159-1) is a 1989 book authored by theologians Stanley Hauerwas and William Willimon ... It argues that churches should focus on developing Christian life and community rather than attempting to reform the secular culture ... Hauerwas and Willmon reject the idea that America or any other country is a Christian nation, instead believing that Christians should see themselves as "residents aliens" in a ...
List Of Religious Populations - By Population - Christians
... Largest Christian populations (as of 2010) United States 246,790,000 Brazil 176,356,100 Mexico 107,780,000 Russia 102,600,000 Philippines 93,121,400 Nigeria 80,510,000 People's Republic of China 67,070,000 ...
Evangelical Catholic
... The term Evangelical Catholic is used by Christians who consider themselves both "catholic" and "evangelical" (meaning "gospel-centered") ... refer variously to evangelical Protestant Christians who consider themselves catholic Christians that identify with the historic Christian Church, who ...
Early African Church - Fate of Indigenous Christianity in Northwest Africa After The Arab Conquest
... A Christian community is recorded in 1114 in Qal'a in central Algeria ... of the city of Carthage, and evidence of religious contacts with Christians of Arab Spain ... Europe at this time were disseminated amongst the indigenous Christians of Tunis, which would have not been possible had there been an absence of contact with Rome ...

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    Jews do not like the country, yes thank you, christians donot all like the city. Yes and thank you. There are no differences between the city and the country and very likely every one can be daily daily and by that timely.
    Gertrude Stein (1874–1946)

    Ah! the best righteousness of our man-of-war world seems but an unrealized ideal, after all; and those maxims which, in the hope of bringing about a Millennium, we busily teach to the heathen, we Christians ourselves disregard.
    Herman Melville (1819–1891)

    We are Christians by the same title as we are natives of Perigord or Germany.
    Michel de Montaigne (1533–1592)