Church of Scientology Opens National Office in D.C. Landmark

On Wednesday, September 12, national dignitaries joined more than a thousand Scientologists and guests to celebrate the grand opening of the Church of Scientology’s National Affairs Office in Washington, D.C.Located in the historic Fraser Mansion at Dupont Circle, the new National Affairs Office stands as the central point from which the Church coordinates its many social and humanitarian initiatives on a national and international level.The establishment of the National Affairs Office i … [Read more...]

Re: Church of Scientology Response to Vanity Fair’s October article “What Katie Didn’t Know”

The letter from the Church of Scientology International to NBC Today show responding to the Vanity Fair Article appears in full on the Scientology Newsroom.The Church states, "The allegations and entire premise of the Vanity Fair article related to Mr. Miscavige, the ecclesiastical leader of the Scientology religion, are totally unfounded and false and categorically denied. The statements and events described about the Church are denied in their entirety."And the specific points showing t … [Read more...]

Church of Scientology opens center in Jaffa

By RUTH EGLASH in the Jerusalem Post 08/27/2012 03:51 The religion already has "several thousand" followers in Israel, spokeswoman says.In a ceremony that included guests from all over the world, the local branch of Scientology inaugurated its new Center of Scientology in Jaffa last week.The facility is the largest operated by the US-founded religion in the Middle East.As well as aiming to serve its growing membership here, it will provide “Scientology-sponsored humanitarian pro … [Read more...]

Bay Area Scientologists Rededicate Ideal Church of Los Gatos

On Saturday, July 28, fifteen hundred Scientologists from across the San Francisco Bay Area gathered to rededicate the Church of Scientology Los Gatos.The ribbon cutting marked the transformation of the Ideal Church of Scientology (Ideal Org) to better accommodate its ever-growing congregation and to extend Church social betterment and humanitarian programs to all communities along the Santa Cruz Mountains and southwestern San Jose.Ms. Erin Banks, Public Affairs Representative for the … [Read more...]

Scientologists open complex in Arcadia

by Philip Haldiman - Jun. 29, 2012 09:56 AM The Republic | azcentral.comScientology's newest church has opened to the public in Arcadia.Officials with the Church of Scientology Ideal Organization of Phoenix say the 45,000-square-foot complex is part of a global expansion that began about five years ago.Officials say the church has opened three other Ideal Organizations in cities throughout the Southwest in the past month. Seven more are scheduled to open this year.The church … [Read more...]

Rededication of the Church of Scientology

This past Saturday I was invited to sit in on an event that non-members rarely get a chance to observe. It was the rededication of the 41,000 square foot Church of Scientology. The Beaux Arts building was constructed in 1898 and was significantly restored back in 2003 by Foit-Albert and Associates. Since that time, the church has looked nothing short of glorious, although throughout this year a substantial amount of work has been underway in non-stop preparation for the rededication that took … [Read more...]

Scientologists Cut the Ribbon on Landmark Buffalo Church

  More than a thousand Buffalo Area Scientologists gathered on Saturday, June 30, to celebrate the rededication of the Church of Scientology Buffalo.The ceremony marked the transformation of the 41,000-square-foot Ideal Church of Scientology (Ideal Org) to better accommodate its ever-growing congregation and extend the Church’s humanitarian programs to all communities across upstate New York.The Church’s landmark home, originally constructed in 1898, stands in the Allentown His … [Read more...]

New Ideal Church of Scientology for the Mile-High City

| DENVER, COLORADO • JUNE 16, 2012 |On Saturday, June 16, more than a thousand Scientologists, guests, and state and city dignitaries assembled in Lower Downtown Denver to dedicate a new Church of Scientology.The Church stands one block from Coors Field in the heart of the Ballpark Neighborhood Historic District. The building, originally constructed in 1916 for the American Radiator Company, is a renowned example of Denver’s urban revitalization. The Church meticulously preserved … [Read more...]