In Israel, Israeli Maronites together with smaller Aramaic-speaking Christian populations of Syriac Orthodox and Greek Catholic are legally classified either as ethnic Arameans or Arabs per their choice.The Arab Christians mostly descended from Arab Christian tribes, from Arabized Greeks or are recent converts to Protestantism, and number about than 1.5 million in the region.You loved The 6 Annoying Dating Habits of Middle Eastern Men, and since I’m all for equality this sequel was only fair.1) When you first met her at a club she seemed like the most outgoing fun-loving party girl who wanted to grab life by its horns. Fast forward to two dates later and she’s dropping the “M Bomb” on you. She brought up marriage so casually, practically implying it’s a condition. 4) Drama, we live for it, attract it, crave it, create it, and when all else fails, imagine it.The largest number of Arab Christians are adherents of the Eastern Orthodox Church.
Arabized Catholic Melkite Christians of the Byzantine Rite, who are either referred as Arab Christians or Greeks, number over 1 million in the Middle East.
Today the biggest Middle Eastern Greek community resides in Cyprus and numbers around 793,000 (2008).
Cypriot Greeks constitute the only Christian majority state in the Middle East, although Lebanon was founded with a Christian majority in the first half of the 20th century.
The great majority of Assyrians are followers of the Assyrian Church of the East, Chaldean Catholic Church, Syriac Orthodox Church, Ancient Church of the East, Assyrian Pentecostal Church and Assyrian Evangelical Church.
In Iraq, the numbers of Assyrians has declined to between 300,000 and 500,000 (from 0.8–1.4 million before 2003 US invasion).
Assyrian Christians were between 800,000 and 1.2 million before 2003.