Church of Scientology

A New Documentary On Scientologists Is Really Winding Them Up

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK

A new documentary that delves into the secretive world of Scientology has provoked a furious reaction from the church after making a number of startli...

Is Scientology a Religion?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 15.02.2014 | UK
Dr Raj Persaud

Five Supreme Court Justices have redefined what a religion is legally, following a five-year legal battle by scientologists seeking the right to get married at the Church of Scientology chapel in central London.

'A Great Sorrow To Us'

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 20.11.2013 | UK

Welcome to the house that Scientology built. Christian congregations in Clearwater, Florida, have expressed their concern over the strong presence ...

Scientologists 'Would Not Back Off'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.01.2013 | UK

The Church of Scientology "duped" two members into donating £265,000 on the pretence it would go to worthy causes, according to a lawsuit filed in Fl...

Revealed: Scientology's 'Alien Space Cathedral'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 31.12.2012 | UK

He famously lost his temper during a Panorama investigation into the Church of Scientology, and now reporter John Sweeney has revealed how he attempte...

Follower Denied Right To Marry In Scientology Chapel

PA/The Huffington Post | Posted 19.12.2012 | UK

A Scientology follower has lost a High Court fight for the right to marry in a chapel of her Church's religion. Louisa Hodkin had challenged a refu...

Hollywood, London, Next Stop.. Birmingham!

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK

The Church of Scientology, famous for its celebrity followers in Hollywood, is to build its new £6m headquarters in a slightly less glamorous locatio...

Was it a Psychotic Episode in Ron Hubbard That Led Him to Found the Church of Scientology?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 08.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Dr Raj Persaud

A French Psychoanalyst, Dr Thierry Lamote, claims in a book that L. Ron Hubbard, the founder of the religious group, The Church of Scientology, suffered a psychotic episode, which appears to be the foundation for the multi-million pound worldwide movement.

Scientologists Deny Trailing Katie

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.07.2012 | Home

The Church of Scientology has denied claims that officials have been following Katie Holmes in the wake of her filing for divorce from Tom Cruise. ...

On Cults and the Escape Therefrom

Alistair Coleman | Posted 18.08.2012 | UK Comedy
Alistair Coleman

So, what's a cult? Wikipedia says the word cult in current popular usage usually refers to a new religious movement or other group whose beliefs or practices are considered abnormal or bizarre.