What is it Like to Be a Scientologist?

There is an excellent article on World Religion News on what it's like to be a Scientologist.It also appears on the Scientology Parent website and was written by  that parent, Tad Reeves.Tad threw it open to other Scientologists to answer a question submitted by a student:In your personal opinion, how do you think Scientology is different from other religions ex: Christianity, Catholic[ism], Islam, when it comes to day to day living?The article on World Religion News takes ex … [Read more...]

A LIFETIME OF CHRISTMASES HAS DEEPENED ONE SCIENTOLOGIST’S HOPE

In an article on World Religion News, Scientologist David Aden says:"Although the meaning of Christmas has changed for me over the years, in some ways my understanding of it has deepened. It is infused with hope and the promise of a better life and I understand now, better than ever, that such hope and promise are at the core of religious faith and practice."I have come to see that all of us, whether Scientologist or Christian, Muslim, Buddhist or Jew, are bound by our shared … [Read more...]

Stand Up For Religious Freedom and Human Rights on Human Rights Day

A blog on the Scientology Religion website expresses the views of the Scientology religion on the subject of human rights, and explains why Scientology Churches around the world hold conferences, stage marches and are otherwise intimately involved in Human Rights Day each December 10.Human Rights Day is observed every year on 10 December. It commemorates the day in 1948 that the United Nations General Assembly adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Article 18 of the Universal … [Read more...]

What is it Like in a Church of Scientology?

Scientology Churches are unique--not like other churches. We are a 24/7/360 church. In other words, we are open 7 days a week year round.The challenge of trying to describe what a Scientology Church is really like resulted in a video that shows rather than telling.I am posting it hear for anyone interested in finding out.Going to a Scientology Church and touring the Public Information Center is a great way to understand the tremendous breadth of the religion, its services and c … [Read more...]

Scientology: Personal Integrity

One of my favorite L. Ron Hubbard essays, contained in the book Scientology: A New Slant on Life, is "Personal Integrity."PERSONAL INTEGRITY BY L. RON HUBBARDWhat is true for you is what you have observed yourself. And when you lose that, you have lost everything.What is personal integrity? Personal integrity is knowing what you know.What you know is what you know and to have the courage to know and say what you have observed. And that is integrity and there is no ot … [Read more...]

Scientology: The Three Parts of Man

L. Ron Hubbard observed many, many people using Dianetics and found a commonality of experience and phenomena. After carefully reviewing all relevant research data, he isolated the answer: Man was neither his body nor his mind, but a spiritual being. This was the source of all that is good, decent and creative in the world: the individual being himself. With this discovery, L. Ron Hubbard founded the religion of Scientology, for he had moved firmly into the field traditionally belonging to rel … [Read more...]

A Scientologist Weighs in on the Challenges of Being a Parent

I wanted to share this article by Scientologist David Aden on his views on being a parent.Anyone who has been a parent for more than five minutes knows that it is an ongoing balancing act. Am I too strict or not strict enough? Should I try to protect them from every little fall or let them learn themselves? Do I expect too little from my children or am I demanding too much?That kind of ambiguity is built into the job because single-minded, single-shot solutions like the very … [Read more...]

Italian Imam Speaks About the Scientology Religion and the Church’s Humanitarian Programs

Imam speaks of the importance of the Scientology-supported humanitarian programs and the vision of Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard Mr. Abdellah Mechnoune, President of the Islamic Organization of the European Arab World, is a strong proponent of interfaith and multiethnic cooperation and understanding. As imam of Turin, Italy, he works to bring together diverse groups and acknowledges that Scientologists “love their neighbor without distinction of skin color or faith.” Of  L. … [Read more...]