Christian Churches in non Christian countries

WHS sites situated in a non Christian country yet consisting of, or including as a significant element of the inscribed area, an "operational" Christian religious building ("Non-Christian country" is defined as having less than 5% of population as Christian - see link).

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Armenian Monastic Ensembles (Iran <2%. Elsewhere stated as .4%)
As-Salt French missionaries built the Roman Catholic Church (known locally as Latin Church) in 1869-70 -> 4% Christians in Jordan (wiki)
Baptism Site "Bethany Beyond the Jordan" Jordan has 2.2% Christians (CIA World Factbook)
Bethlehem Christians comprise less than 4% of Palestinians living within the borders of former Mandate Palestine today. They are approximately 4% of the West Bank population, less than 1% in Gaza, and nearly 10% of Israel's Palestinian population. (wiki)
Churches and Convents of Goa (India 2.3%)
Djerba Saint-Nicolas Church
Hidden Christian Sites in the Nagasaki Region Japan, 1.5%
Old City of Jerusalem Holy Sepulchre (Israel 2.3%)


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