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Article on Scientology
A study of the Scientology Religion.

Clergy Corner: L. Ron Hubbard
Scientologists in Austin join others around the world in gathering to celebrate the life and work of the founder of their religion, L. Ron Hubbard (1911-1986).

Clergy Corner: Scientology
Scientology gives believers a map on the road to self-fulfillment.

Clergy Corner: Scientology Volunteers
Scientology's volunteering can be applied by anyone.

Clergy Corner: Quest for Freedom
Cuban family's quest for freedom reminds us to cherish ours.

David Chidester - Scientology: A Religion in South Africa
Although lectures on Scientology had been presented in Johannesburg as early as 1955, the founding of the first church there marked the beginning of Scientology's organized religious life in South Africa.

Index of Articles on Scientology
Read articles in German, Danish, English, Spanish, French, Italian and Dutch.

Is Scientology a Religion?
Dr. Gary D. Bouma wrote this study of Scientology, in October 1979 when he was faculty at the Department of Anthropology and Sociology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia.

Marburg Journal of Religion: L. Ron Hubbard and Scientology
An annotated bibliographical survey of primary and selected secondary literature.

Marburg Journal of Religion: A Letter from the Church of Scientology
A response to the article: The French and German versus American debate over New Religions, Scientology, and human rights.

A Report on the Scientology Religion
A Report of Research by Dean M. Kelley Counselor on Religious Liberty National Council of Churches of Christ in the U.S.A.

Scientology: A Comparison with Religions of the East and West
by Per-Arne Berglie Professor, History of Religion University of Stockholm, Sweden.

A Study of the Scientology Religion
By J. Gordon Melton, who has examined Scientology in his capacity as both a minister of the United Methodist Church and as the Director of the Institute for the Study of American Religion.

Scientology Religious Philosophy, Religion & Church
Oosthuizen is a South African professor of religion with a Calvinist background. He holds that an understanding of why Scientology is a religion will be hard to arrive at without a knowledge of eastern religions, especially Buddhism.

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