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2 edition of The Church of Scientology. found in the catalog.

The Church of Scientology.

Church of Scientology International.

The Church of Scientology.

by Church of Scientology International.

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Published by L. Ron Hubbard Library in [California?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scientology -- Rituals -- Texts

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    GenreRituals, Texts
    ContributionsL. Ron Hubbard Library.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP605.S2 C48 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. <1-5> :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23975408M
    LC Control Number2009455062

      Rethinking Scientology: An Analysis of L. Ron Hubbard’s Formulation of Therapy and Religion in Dianetics and Scientology, – Images of Religions and Religious History in the Works of L. Ron Hubbard. Welcome to the Church of Scientology of Washington State. Tour our Church, view upcoming local events, watch videos of Scientologists in Seattle, learn more about the Scientology Religion.

      Given the exorbitant costs to members and Scientology's famously tax-exempt status, one would expect the Church is rolling in dough. Jeffrey Augustine, author of the blog The Scientology Money Project, told Forbes that "the Church has a book value of $ billion," with about $ million coming solely from member auditing costs. Welcome to the Church of Scientology of Johannesburg North. Tour our Church, view upcoming local events, watch videos of Scientologists in South Africa, learn more about the Scientology Religion.

      Shelly Miscavige, the wife of the shadowy chief of the Church of Scientology, hasn’t been seen publicly since , and ex-Scientologists—led by her pal, Leah Remini—want answers. "Judge rules Church of Scientology did not hold woman against her will" (Associated Press, J ) Review of Gordon Melton’s Book on Scientology, "Journal of Church and State" (Vol. 42 n. 4, Autumn ) "Russia Court Protects Scientology" (Associated Press, ).


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