At the heart of this powerful move of God is the Moscow Good News Church. In other words, traditional Christianity is declining, while Evangelical Christianity is increasing. The ultimate reference book on world religions. In the period 1990-2000, approximately 12. This is one of the the data included in the latest annual Religious Plurality report of the Spanish government. Islam grew so mightily because Muslims were so heavily concentrated in those regions that maintained very high fertility rates throughout the twentieth century, chiefly in Africa and Asia. However, in this mode you would still live and act as if there is no God which would essentially translate in disbelieve — which essenitially a religion.
If those rates of growth continue past 2050, Muslims will outnumber Christians by 2070, the report found. Christianity's growth rate has been steadily slowing for the last 20 years or so, while both Islam and Hinduism top the lists of fastest growing religions, with most placing Islam on top. Woman is more protected by Islam than by the faith which preaches Monogamy. The penalty for apostacy is mainly death while there is no such penalty for Christians converting to Islam in either the free world or the world of Islam. Center for World Mission 3 From 1970 to 1996 - 2.
Another factor contributing to this growth is the median age. It sounds better than it actually is, most of those conversions to non-belief are coming from Christianity, there are almost no Muslim converts. However, Catholic numbers have grown in Scandinavia where the Catholics in Nordic dioceses have tripled or even quadrupled. The list looks into multiple factors, both of a social and state-sponsored nature. Such things happen regularly in Africa to the point where conversion statistics from Muslims are almost irrelevant and highly misleading. What is relevant to this thread is factors that contribute to the growth of religions.
And this has been a major problem in trying to figure out the statistics of which religions are growing fastest, and exactly how fast. Why is Islam collecting more followers than any other religion? Lets see what Andrew has to say. What can one say about? In Europe that is absolutely clear as German Turks eat sausage and drink beer and do not go to mosque. Every religion that I know of that has a god or gods demands belief without proof and therefore deserves as much respect as the tooth fairy or the easter bunny. The study finds that France, New Zealand and the Netherlands are world leaders in secularism the belief that people should be free from religious teachings and these countries will soon have a higher population of atheists than any other religious affiliation.
My Response: You are boring me now. According to the Christian magazine titled Issue 2 February 1984 and also published in an edition of the Readers Digest magazine, shows statistics of the growth of the major world religion, with Islam at the highest increase at 235% with Christianity second place at 46%. Archived from on 24 February 2012. As a result, there will be more Muslims preparing to start their own families in the near future. There is no reason to assume that.
What sense would it make that people who find mostly non-ritualistic Western forms of Christianity too confining would be attracted in large numbers to an even more rigid religion like Islam? This is driven by the higher birth rates in the third world. We are the cause of and answer to all our own problems. But even within these high-growth regions — as well as others — Muslims are projected to grow faster than members of other groups. In the middle-ages the flow of technology was overwhelmingly from Islam to Europe rather from Europe to Islam. Encouraging signs in previously atheist countries like China for instance do not indicate a hopeful future to atheism not that hope really has anything to do with that worldview. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Albania. The survey below, the 2008, was a random digit-dialed telephone of 54,461 American residential households in the.
Perhaps it is fitting, then, that Muslims are expanding westward at a time when the societies they are arriving in are rapidly losing their traditional faith. However you play with the stats that is the bottom line for actual growth. The study comes in conjunction with Nat. After all, we are all born atheist, you are atheist toward all other Gods other than your particular God of choice. Lets analyze this topic in brief. Results showed that from the year 2000 to the year 2010, the number of Muslims living inside the United States increased by about 1 million to 2.
I could argue it may be growing fast but not much faster on a global basis at least. In the Asian continent, Christians are growing faster than Muslims. In 2015, Muslims made up 24. Since the penalty for apostacy is death in Muslim countries people are not going to say they have shifted religion. In 1900, about one-third of the world's people were Christians, and that proportion remains more or less unchanged today. However, this report came in on Oct 27, 2017: President approves new sanctions targeting non-Hindus and foreign missionaries.