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Did you know
Did you know
  • Greece’s population is 11 million.
  • Over 40% of young Greeks are unemployed.
  • 2/3 of the New Testament was written to the Greeks of the early church, or written by a Greek!
  • There are less than 75 missionaries serving the spiritual needs of the Greek citizens.
  • Greece is considered the neediest mission field in Europe including the former Eastern bloc countries and Albania!
  • Evangelicals only number 20,000 (which is 0.18% of the population).
  • Today in Greece, only a few historical evangelical churches operate with a valid church permit.
  • Despite a guarantee of religious freedom as a member of the European Union, people continue to be detained by the police for proclaiming the gospel.
  • It has only been since 1988 that the Greek people have had a modern translation of the Bible. The ‘Living Word’ was translated and published through HM. (Since that time, other translations have become available.)