Church of Scientology

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Noun1.Church of Scientology - a new religion founded by L. Ron Hubbard in 1955 and characterized by a belief in the power of a person's spirit to clear itself of past painful experiences through self-knowledge and spiritual fulfillment
organized religion, religion, faith - an institution to express belief in a divine power; "he was raised in the Baptist religion"; "a member of his own faith contradicted him"
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COMMUNITIES Secretary Eric Pickles has urged councils, including one in Sunderland, not to give special tax breaks running into hundreds of thousands of pounds to the Church of Scientology.
In one of the longest-running disputes in Wikipedia's history, the Web site's arbitration committee said, "All IP addresses owned or operated by the Church of Scientology and its associates, broadly interpreted, are to be blocked as if they were open proxies.
Around 70 placard waving members of a group called Anonymous, many of them wearing full gowns and masks, gathered outside the Church of Scientology headquarters on Ethel Street, on Saturday.
Ron Hubbard, the late founder of the Church of Scientology.
And it seems appalling to me that we're going to go for somebody like that, or the Church of Scientology, which was involved in an incredible campaign against the IRS.
WASHINGTON -- On Saturday, October 31, the Founding Church of Scientology of Washington, DC, opened its new premises six blocks from the White House and minutes from Capitol Mall.
The Church of Scientology is hosting the discussion because of its dedication to making human rights a reality.
28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- After a year of assistance to the community, tutoring, teaching the truth about drugs, instilling basic human rights and showing others the Way to Happiness, the Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization acknowledged the work of their volunteers at a holiday reception.
Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes were married in November 2006 in a fairy-tale, A-list wedding at a 15th century Italian castle before a church of Scientology minister.
A spokesman for the group, who did not wish to be named, said: "We protested to the church of Scientology because it's not run as a church - it's run more like a cult.
Ron Hubbard, late founder of the Church of Scientology, to treat addicts.
They contend that the charges stem from a long-standing dispute between the Church of Scientology and local officials and police.

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