|Christianity Among The Religions of the World
Who Are They; Where are They
Our map is color coded to show the
world wide distribution of Christians according to country and population density.
Families of Christianity
Christianity is a tremendously diverse
movement that is often seen as being divided into several family groups. While
it is difficult to describe or depict this diversity, our tables and maps are
a good a place to start.
The Christian faith has been expressed in different ways by
different people at different times. Here is a list of the major creeds of the
Church during its 2000 year history.
How to find a Church
How to go about finding a church where you will
feel at home, as well as being intellectually, spiritually, and emotionally challenged
so that your faith will continue to deepen and grow.
Protestant Denominations of North America
Ever wonder what distinguishes
and identifies the various Protestant denominations? Here is a list of these churches
with their logos and links to their websites.
One of the three major branches of Christianity,
the Orthodox Churches are lesser known in North America, but prevail elsewhere.
Their traditions, theology, art, liturgy, and practices are distinct and well
worth deeper study.
You Thought Only Conservative Churches Are Growing?
When polled, Americans
identify increasingly with liberal and mainline denomination, while some conservative
churches show declining numbers.
Why People Lie About
Their Religious Belief and Practice
Sociologists have been aware for
many years that people lie when asked about their sex life, finances, and sometime
their politics. It is perhaps more surprising that the tendency to lie is even
greater when it comes to religious affiliation, church attendance and faith. I
Dialogue and Cooperation
It is not longer an
option for Christians and others to engage in constructive conversation and cooperation
with the religious other; it is a matter of survival.
Christians Alone Be Saved?
"I am the way, the truth and the light,
no one comes to the Father but by me," said Jesus. Does this mean that only
Christians can be saved?
Christians Target Jews For Salvation?
Let's take a closer look at
the the relationship between Judaism and Christianity
Other World Religions
Top Dozen Religions of the World
What are the largest religions
of the world? What are their membership statistics, relative size, locations,
rankings? Find out now simply by looking at out chart and map below.
What is Hinduism?
What is Islam?
What is Buddhism?
What is Judaism?
What is Zoroastrianism?
What is Jainism?
What is Sikhism?
What is Scientology
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