These are Answers to Questions that people have asked. The answers are not official answers from the Church of Scientology, but rather, simply answers that lay persons felt were right when they answered them. We hope they make sense and are useful. The answers may be corrected for grammar and punctuation, and if the source of the answer has offered change, that suits them better now, that change will be implemented herein as well.
How Did Scientology Start?
. ANSWER: Scientology started as a movement in 1950 when its founder published a book called Dianetics: The Modern Science of Mental Health. Dianetics is
What is Religion?
ANSWER: . Religion has many different meanings depending on what culture one comes from. The anthropology of religion perhaps began with Al Biruni (973 –
Where Does Scientology Stand with Other Religions?
ANSWER: . This is an intelligent question. The word religion can come from Latin, meaning to fear the gods, abide by gods. Behind Latin is a source
Are There Scientology Ministers?
ANSWER: . Yes. I am a Minister of Religion, ordained and registered with the Australian government. I did my Ministers Course. There is a Minister in
I need a brief history that makes sense about Scientology?
ANSWER: . The Birth of Dianetics started in the USA in the late 1940s. But one needs to look earlier. In 1923, when twelve years