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Parliament Of Lebanon - Allocation of Seats
1932 and 1972 (the last till after the Lebanese Civil War), seats were apportioned between Christians and Muslims in a 65 ratio, with various denominations of the two faiths allocated ... with this system, aware that their own higher birthrate and the higher emigration rate among Christians had by this time almost certainly produced a Muslim majority, which the parliamentary ... Christian politicians were unwilling to abolish or alter the system, however, and it was one of the factors in the 1975–1990 civil war ...
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 ...
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 believe that the early general councils and ...
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 ... tombs of Catholic saints outside of the city of Carthage, and evidence of religious contacts with Christians of Arab Spain ... reforms adopted in 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 ...
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 ... 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 foreign land ...

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    Of all religions, the Christian should of course inspire the most tolerance, but until now Christians have been the most intolerant of all men.
    Voltaire [François Marie Arouet] (1694–1778)

    The trouble with born-again Christians is that they are an even bigger pain the second time around.
    Herb Caen (b. 1916)

    There is not a Musselman alive who would not imagine that he was performing an action pleasing to God and his Holy Prophet by exterminating every Christian on earth, while the Christians are scarcely more tolerant on their side.
    Denis Diderot (1713–1784)