Are you a Christian in the Middle East?
Across the Middle East, it is thought that approximately 14* million people are followers of the Christian faith.
Egypt, Lebanon, Syria and the Palestinian territories all have sizeable Christian populations.
The BBC News website is planning a series on the many different communities and "they" want to hear your stories
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Are you a Christian living in the Middle East? How does your faith affect your way of life and that of your family and friends?
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* The number of Christians in the Middle East is controversial. Last week, Mr. Osama Al Baz, an advisor to the Egyptian president said there is no less than 9 million Christians in Egypt