Credo: Susan Taylor

Reprinted from the Washington Examiner Susan Taylor was climbing mountains and teaching skiing in Jackson Hole, Wy., in 1969 when a friend gave her a book entitled "The Fundamentals of Thought." It was by L. Ron Hubbard, who founded the Church of Scientology just 16 years before. After reading the book and taking a scientologist communications course, Taylor became a staff member of her local church. Now she's the president of the Church of Scientology in D.C. and the national … [Read more...]

What is its understanding of a Supreme Being and the spiritual aspects of life which transcend the temporal world?

The questions is often raised: Does Scientology have a concept of God?The answer is: Most definitely.In Scientology, the concept of God is expressed as the Eighth Dynamic—the urge toward existence as infinity. This is also identified as the Supreme Being. As the Eighth Dynamic, the Scientology concept of God rests at the very apex of universal survival. As L. Ron Hubbard wrote in Science of Survival:“No culture in the history of the world, save the thoroughly depraved and expiring ones, has … [Read more...]