Theology and Practice
of a Contemporary Religion

Scientology: Theology and Practice of a Contemporary Religion is an enlightening reference work which fully explains the doctrines of the Scientology religion and the activities of those who adhere to them.

  • To place the religious principles of Scientology in context, the book begins with a complete and authoritative definition of religion.

  • The initial chapter is based on the conclusions of the world’s foremost religious authorities as well as international law.

  • The book provides an easy-to-read, yet detailed description of all fundamental aspects of Scientology, including the ecclesiastic structure of the Church of Scientology, its services and ceremonies and the many social and community activities it sponsors internationally.

    In demand since the day it was published, the book is also fast becoming a fundamental text for teaching the subject of religion.

  • Complimentary copies are available to religious leaders, government officials and members of the news media.

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