Posts Tagged ‘emigration’

Christians in Holy Land down by half in 13 years

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

The number of Christians in the Palestinian Territories where Christ was born has halved since 2000, dropping from 2 per cent of the population to 1 per cent — a “social disaster” in the opinion of a researcher. And in Jerusalem there were 27,000 Christians in 1948, but today there are only 5000, according to Read more