A Treasured Landmark Reborn—Scientology Opens New Church Atop Auckland

Auckland celebrates grand opening of new National Church of Scientology for New Zealand at landmark site overlooking the city.Spirituality. Heritage. Tradition. History. Education. Learning. These are pillars on which rests Scientology’s new Ideal Org of New Zealand, where Scientologists locally and from across the Pacific gathered with friends and supporters on Saturday, January 21, to inaugurate the rebirth of the second oldest Church of Scientology in the world.Overlooking the city a … [Read more...]

Church of Scientology – Our Help is Yours in 2017

The Church of Scientology has published a new video overview of a few the many global humanitarian and social betterment programs it sponsors or supports. Through some 1,500,000 volunteers worldwide, these programs unite and empower youth, educators, police, clergy, civic leaders and men, women and youth of goodwill.They address the social issues that pervade and degrade society: drug abuse and addiction, human rights violations, disasters, illiteracy, crime and immorality.The overriding … [Read more...]

Scientology Year in Review–Olympics: 5,500 Volunteers Against Drugs

The special edition Expansion issue of Freedom Magazine describes the coordinated effort behind the scenes resulting in a million Brazilians and visitors to the Rio Olympics learning the truth about drugs.The Truth About Drugs campaign—produced by the Church of Scientology-sponsored Foundation for a Drug-Free World—delivered gold-medal results by conveying the factual evils of illicit drugs to the people of a nation who consume 18 percent of the world’s cocaine. Marijuana and synthetic drugs … [Read more...]

CINAT Captain John Galindo Vega on the Scientology Volunteer Ministers

The grand opening of the Church of Scientology of Bogotá was a truly magnificent occasion. The first Ideal Scientology Church in South America, it was officiated by Chairman of the Board Religious Technology Center Mr. David Miscavige and special guest speakers included Lt. Colonel Anstrongh Polania, Chief of the Department of Joint Operational Law, Ministry of Defense; Lt. Colonel Carlos Peña, Coordinator for Anti-Drug Education, Colombian Anti-Narcotics Department; Captain John Galindo Vega, Op … [Read more...]

The Church of Scientology – Our Help Is Yours In 2017

In an essay published in 1965, Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard wrote: A civilization without insanity, without criminals and without war, where the able can prosper and honest beings can have rights, and where Man is free to rise to greater heights, are the aims of Scientology." He further stated, "We seek no revolution. We seek only evolution to higher states of being for the individual and for society." At that time, the world population was some 3.3 billion people—today it is 7.4 billi … [Read more...]

Former Correctional Official Thanks Church of Scientology, L. Ron Hubbard

A keynote of the Church of Scientology is service—service to its parishioners and service to the community. The Church works in partnership with community leaders to accomplish these goals, in recognition of the enormous task to accomplish a civilization where all men and women may live in peace. Videoed interviews of many of these leaders are featured on the Scientology Religion website including one just post featuring the former Regional Commissioner of South African Correctional Services Mr. … [Read more...]

Description of Scientology Bears Repeating

Earl Crow taught religion and philosophy at High Point University. He majored in religion at Duke University and attended the Duke Divinity School and has studied at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, and received his doctorate from the University of Manchester, England. He writes a weekly religion column for the Winston-Salem Journal  and his column this week focused on the Scientology religion which he describes ad the religion about which he receives more questions from his students than a … [Read more...]

How Scientology Counseling Unlocks Fast Perception, Awareness, and Action

What I Learned From a Knock on the HeadScientologist Wayne Hanson shared this story on World Religion News.I was riding my Harley home from work a few years ago and a car pulled out of a driveway directly into my path. Everything slowed down, like a movie where people freeze, and the main characters walk among them, plucking hors d'oeuvres from silver trays frozen in the hands of waiters.I decided not to slam on the brakes as I might slide under the car. I judged the distance and my … [Read more...]