Category Archives: L. Ron Hubbard

GLOBAL HUMANITARIAN INITIATIVES & AFFILIATED SOCIAL BETTERMENT PROGRAMS

SPONSORED BY THE CHURCH OF SCIENTOLOGY The global devastation and human misery wrought by drug abuse, illiteracy and moral decay—to say nothing of natural and man-made disasters—is unmistakable. They threaten to rip the social fabric to shreds and in many … Continue reading

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Why We Help

The last decade has been one of the most turbulent in our history. Opposing ideologies, violent revolutions and a frail social economic structure have subjected more than one-third of the world’s population to oppression, poverty and brutal human rights violations. Terrorism … Continue reading

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TOOLS FOR LITERACY

Applied Scholastics International is a secular nonprofit public benefit corporation that addresses head-on the problem of illiteracy by making broadly available L. Ron Hubbard’s discoveries in the field of education and literacy. Mr. Hubbard recognized the deep effects on society of … Continue reading

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How to Have a Healthy Life in a Toxic World

How to Have a Healthy Life in a Toxic World Mr. Michael Wisner is a producer and writer who has been an environmental health activist for over twenty-five years. He has authored or co-authored over a dozen published scientific research … Continue reading

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HOW DID SCIENTOLOGY START?

L. Ron Hubbard began his studies of the mind and spirit in 1923, resulting in a manuscript entitled “Excalibur” in 1938. It was in this unpublished work that the word Scientology first appeared to describe what Mr. Hubbard termed “the study of knowing how … Continue reading

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WHY IS SCIENTOLOGY CALLED A RELIGION?

Scientology certainly meets all three criteria generally used by religious scholars around the world to determine religiosity: (1) a belief in some Ultimate Reality, such as the Supreme or eternal truth that transcends the here and now of the secular … Continue reading

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DOES SCIENTOLOGY HAVE A CONCEPT OF GOD?

Most definitely. In Scientology, the concept of God is expressed as the Eighth Dynamic—the urge toward existence as infinity. This is also identified as the Supreme Being. As the Eighth Dynamic, the Scientology concept of God rests at the very apex of … Continue reading

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DO SCIENTOLOGISTS BELIEVE THEY ARE DESCENDED FROM ALIENS?

Absolutely not. Scientology holds no such belief. Any suggestion otherwise is as absurd as asserting that those of the Christian faith believe themselves descended from aliens because they believe there is a Heaven. Some of the information one finds on … Continue reading

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The Way to Happiness public service announcements produced by the Church of Scientology, one PSA for each of the 21 precepts of the book, reach millions on a global scale.

The videos capture the essence of each precept, dramatically illustrating them so they can be understood by anyone. By raising awareness of why these precepts are essential to happiness and a better life, the PSAs help to shift attitudes and … Continue reading

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WHAT DID SCIENTOLOGY DO?

“Scientology can, and does, change human behavior for the better. It puts the individual under the control of himself — where he belongs. Scientology can, and does, increase human intelligence. By the most exact tests known, it has been proven … Continue reading

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Answers to Drugs Course Overview

To say that drugs have become the major affliction of society is not stating the situation too strongly. No sector of life is untouched by this epidemic. Crime and violence are the most obvious byproducts, but amorality, aborted educations and, … Continue reading

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Communication Course Overview

“A man is as alive as he can communicate,” L. Ron Hubbard wrote. And communication is a facet of life which he explored very deeply indeed, ultimately writing hundreds of thousands of words about this vital subject. Communication skills are … Continue reading

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The Key to Self-Confidence

Do you want to go forward and expand in life and believe in yourself? Do you not speak out as much as you feel you should? Do you get self-conscious in certain social situations? Do you want to be more … Continue reading

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IMPORTANCE OF AN ARTIST

“Ideas and not battles mark the forward progress of Mankind. Individuals and not masses form the culture of the race. On a lesser scale, actors and other artists work continually to give tomorrow a new form. Hollywood makes a picture … Continue reading

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SCIENTOLOGY DEFINITION

Scientology: Scio (Latin) “knowing, in the fullest sense of the word,” logos (Greek) “study of.” Thus Scientology means “knowing how to know.” Scientology is a twenty-first-century religion. It comprises a vast body of knowledge extending from certain fundamental truths, and … Continue reading

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VOLUNTEER MINISTERS PROVIDING EFFECTIVE HELP ANYWHERE AND EVERYWHERE

In answer to escalating crime and violence through the latter 1960s and early 1970s, L. Ron Hubbard founded the Volunteer Minister program. It was designed to provide practical tools for engendering understanding and compassion. Moreover, those tools were expressly conceived … Continue reading

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How much can Man conquer?

“There is a higher goal, a better goal, a more glorious victory than gutted towns and radiation-burned dead. There is freedom and happiness and plenty and a whole Universe to be won. “He who would not see it is far … Continue reading

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SCIENTOLOGY FOUNDER L. RON HUBBARD CENTENNIAL CELEBRATED WITH RELEASE OF COMPLETE BIOGRAPHICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA

Crowning a yearlong Centennial Celebration of Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard, the Church of Scientology released the monumental, 16-volume complete biographical encyclopedia, The L. Ron Hubbard Series. The series was presented before an audience of 6,500 Scientologists gathered in Clearwater, … Continue reading

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