History of Scientology
Scientology is a body of beliefs and related practices created by science fiction writer L. Ron Hubbard (1911–1986), beginning in 1952 as a successor to his earlier self-help system, Dianetics. Hubbar...
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Risks Behind Tom Cruise Leaving Scientology: Actor’s Life Would Change Completely
Is Tom Cruise leaving Scientology behind? A new tabloid report suggests that the actor has made the decision to cut his ties with the Church of Scientology in order to have more contact with his daugh...
10 Things We Learned From Scientology Doc 'Going Clear'
Now that the HBO doc on Scientology has aired, we break down a few of its more damning talking points "Scientology and the Prison of Belief," Alex Gibney's documentary exposé of the Church of Sciento...
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John Brousseau hadn't been seen for hours, not at the afternoon muster and not at the dinner break. That's when they got concerned.
Inside The Church Of Scientology's $145M Headquarters
L. Ron Hubbard was initially a science fiction and fantasy novel writer, but he's best known for being the founder of The Church Of Scientology. One of the "holiest" days in the religion is actually H...
Timeline of Scientology
This is a timeline of Scientology, particularly its foundation and development by author L. Ron Hubbard.
Timeline of Scientology - Wikipedia
Dianetics
Dianetics is a set of ideas and practices regarding the metaphysical relationship between the mind and body which was created by L. Ron Hubbard and is practiced by followers of Scientology and separat...
Dianetics - Wikipedia
Church of Scientology
The Church of Scientology is an organization devoted to the practice and promotion of Scientology, a new religious movement. The Church of Scientology International is the Church of Scientology's pare...
Church of Scientology - Wikipedia
Scientology beliefs and practices
The Church of Scientology says that a human is an immortal, spiritual being (termed thetan from the Greek word 'theta' meaning life force), that is resident in a physical body. The thetan has had innu...
Tone scale
In Scientology, the tone scale or emotional tone scale is a characterization of human behavior. It is based on the idea that some people appear to be more lively and alive than other people; this inc...
Scientology terminology
Scientology terminology consists of a complex assortment of jargon used by Scientologists in conjunction with the practice of Scientology and in their everyday lives. It is difficult if not impossible...
Auditing (Scientology)
Auditing is defined by the Church of Scientology as "the application of Dianetics or Scientology processes and procedures to someone by a trained auditor. One formal definition of auditing is: The act...
Auditing (Scientology) - Wikipedia
Operating Thetan
In Scientology, Operating Thetan (OT) is a spiritual state above Clear. It is defined as "knowing and willing cause over life, thought, matter, energy, space and time (MEST)".According to religious sc...
Space opera in Scientology doctrine
Church of Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard included space opera narratives in his writings, wherein thetans (the name given to human souls) were reincarnated periodically over quadrillions of years,...
Space opera in Scientology doctrine - Wikipedia
List of Scientology organizations
The worldwide network of Scientology organizations consists of numerous entities and corporations, located in the United States as well as in other countries. All these organizations are interrelated ...
List of Scientology organizations - Wikipedia
Scientology and psychiatry
There have been a number of controversies between Scientology and psychiatry since the founding of the Church of Scientology in 1952. Scientology is publicly, and often vehemently, opposed to both psy...
Scientology and psychiatry - Wikipedia
CCHR
CCHR may refer to:
Psychiatry: An Industry of Death
Psychiatry: An Industry of Death is a museum in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, as well as several touring exhibitions. It is owned and operated by the Citizens Commission on Human Rights (CC...
Psychiatry: An Industry of Death - Wikipedia
Scientology status by country
Scientology status by country describes the status of Scientology and its recognition as a religion or otherwise in different countries. The Church of Scientology pursues an extensive public relations...
Scientology status by country - Wikipedia
Scientology as a business
The Church of Scientology publicly classifies itself as a religion, and some scholars consider it a new religious movement, but that claim has been challenged for decades on the grounds that the Churc...
Scientology controversies
Since its inception in 1954, the Church of Scientology has been involved in a number of controversies. When mainstream media outlets have reported alleged abuses, representatives of the church have te...
Scientology controversies - Wikipedia
Scientology and the legal system
The Church of Scientology has been involved in court disputes in several countries. In some cases, when the Church has initiated the dispute, questions have been raised as to its motives. The Church s...
Scientology and the legal system - Wikipedia
Scientology and the Internet
There are a number of disputes concerning the Church of Scientology's attempts to suppress material critical of Scientology on the Internet, utilizing lawsuits and legal threats. In late 1994, the Chu...
Scientology and the Internet - Wikipedia
Project Chanology
Project Chanology (also called Operation Chanology) was a protest movement against the practices of the Church of Scientology by members of Anonymous, a leaderless Internet-based group that defines it...
Project Chanology - Wikipedia
Scientology and hypnosis
The Church of Scientology officially denies that it uses hypnosis as part of its beliefs and practices. Individuals admitting to having had hypnosis, as either a participant or practitioner, are not p...
Scientology and celebrities
Recruiting Scientologist celebrities and getting them to endorse Scientology to the public at large has always been very important to the Church of Scientology. Scientology has had a written program g...
Scientology and celebrities - Wikipedia
List of Scientologists
A Scientologist is an adherent of the doctrines and beliefs of Scientology.
Risks Behind Tom Cruise Leaving Scientology: Actor’s Life Would Change Completely
Is Tom Cruise leaving Scientology behind? A new tabloid report suggests that the actor has made the decision to cut his ties with the Church of Scientology in order to have more contact with his daugh...
Incident (Scientology)
L. Ron Hubbard used the term Incident in a specific context for auditing in Scientology and Dianetics: the description of space operatic events in the Universe's distant past, involving alien interven...
Incident (Scientology) - Wikipedia