Church of Scientology plans church in Arcadia neighborhood of Phoenix

The Church of Scientology International is opening a 45,000-square-foot church in the Arcadia neighborhood of east Phoenix as part of an ongoing effort to expand the church's presence worldwide.Spokeswoman Erin Banks said since the global expansion began about five years ago, the organization has opened more than 20 new churches, including churches in Cincinnati, Sacramento and Hamburg, Germany, in the last three months.The new Phoenix church will occupy the former Fairmount Square … [Read more...]

Honoring L. Ron Hubbard

It is traditional in the Church of Scientology to celebrate Ron's birthday by doing all you can to advance yourself spiritually and disseminate Scientology to others, help in the community--all the things LRH was trying to accomplish to help people regain their native abilities, improve conditions in their lives and thrive.Here is one of my favorite articles, laying out his own viewpoint on what is important in life:The only tests of a life well lived are: Did he do what he intended? … [Read more...]

L. Ron Hubbard Developed Dianetics

The brief overview of Dianetics from the "How to Use Dianetics" DVD gives a glimpse into the importance of this technology to the life and well-being of anyone who has suffered a debilitating loss or finds himself or herself laden with a long-term psychosomatic illness or emotional problem or simply wants to improve some aspect of life. … [Read more...]


Clear is the name of a state achieved through auditing and describes a being who no longer has his own reactive mind, the hidden source of irrational behavior, unreasonable fears, upsets and insecurities. Without a reactive mind, individuals regain their basic personality, self-determinism and, in essence, become much, much more themselves.The full glory of the state of Clear has no comparable description in any writings existing in our culture. It is a goal Man has dreamed of achieving for m … [Read more...]

Scientology Scriptures

Bridge Publications is the world’s largest all-digital, print-on-demand publishing house.These new facilities can print 500,000 books and  925,000 compact discs a week.Since release of the Dianetics and Scientology Basic Books and Lectures in 2007, Scientologists have flooded into their churches in greater numbers than ever. Demand for the materials has grown exponentially and, as parishioners have progressed through those books and lectures, the numbers of new people coming in to fi … [Read more...]

Scientology church coming to Florence

Mark Hansel of the Cincinnati Inquirer penned this story on the new Church of Scientology, moving across the river from Cincinnati, Ohio, to Florence, Kentucky.The Church of Scientology will open a new regional facility next month in Florence.The controversial church has scheduled a grand opening event on Saturday, Feb. 11, at the church, 283 Main St., in a building previously occupied by the Florence Baptist Church.Nick Banks, a spokesman for the Church of Scientology, said the … [Read more...]

Children – And the Goal of Growing Up

I’ve had an interesting time seeing the following datum in action: “The child has to have a goal. His goal is growing up and being an adult. As long as he has this goal he does pretty well. He can come through most anything. ‘Someday I am going to…’ That’s hope. That’s the mind–overcome obstacles toward a known goal.“Now, any system which would seek to convince a child that being a child–I mean, this system knowingly or unknowingly seeks to convince the child that the thing t … [Read more...]

What is Golden Era Productions?

Golden Era Productions is the worldwide dissemination center for the Scientology religion that produces all audiovisual information and training materials for use within Scientology Churches. It also produces films, public service announcements and other materials centered on Church-sponsored social betterment activities and humanitarian initiatives.Also known as Gold, the award-winning books on film, How to Use Dianetics, The Way to Happiness and The Problems of Work were produced there … [Read more...]