- London is the second largest city in Europe, with a population of over 9 million people.

- England is now considered to be a post-Christian nation, with only 3% of Britons attending an evangelical or gospel-preaching church.

- Islam is the fastest growing religion in the country.

- Within 20 years there will be more Muslims in Great Britain than Christians of any persuasion.

- Over 40% of the British people believe that religion is not a force for good in society and that Christianity does not have an important role in public life.

- A third of all adults in Britain are unable to name Bethlehem as Jesus’ birthplace.

- London features the largest Hindu temple outside of India.

Spiritual Challenges

We face many challenges in London. Empty pews in Europe have led to the conversion of many churches into residential units or business offices. Most religions in the UK are not viewed positively. Many English people have no allegiance to the Bible and are indifferent to the Gospel.

About England