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Largest Scientology Church in the Midwest Opens for Minneapolis/St. Paul

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The new Church of Scientology Twin Cities Ideal Organization was dedicated October 22, 2011, in ceremonies attended by more than 1,000 Scientologists and their guests. Mr. David Miscavige, Chairman of the Board Religious Technology Center and ecclesiastical leader of the Scientology religion, was joined by civic leaders and government officials to commemorate the opening of the first Ideal Church of Scientology in the Midwest. 

See below for a photo tour of the new building:

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The Church of Scientology Twin Cities celebrated completion of their landmark building’s renovation, formerly the Science Museum of Minnesota, in downtown St. Paul. Scientologists, guests, neighbors as well as leading city and state officials convened for the dedication and opening.

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In tribute to the import of the occasion, Mr. David Miscavige, Chairman of the Board of Religious Technology Center and ecclesiastical leader of the Scientology religion, officiated at the ceremony, October 22, 2011. In pointing to the significance of the day, Mr. Miscavige cited all that new Ideal Churches of Scientology traditionally bring to their surrounding communities, pledging the Church’s resources and support across a broad range of civic programs for the benefit of all citizens.  Thus, by dedicating a new Church for Minneapolis and St. Paul comes the inauguration of a new partnership in Twin Cities.

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Thousands of Scientologists and guests toured the café of the new Church of Scientology Twin Cities, dedicated October 22, 2011. The café is conveniently located just off the grand reception of the Church of Scientology Twin Cities. It provides snacks and refreshments to both parishioners and visitors.

 

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Thousands of Scientologists and guests toured the Chapel of the new Church of Scientology Twin Cities, dedicated October 22, 2011. The Chapel serves parishioners and guests for Sunday services, weddings and naming ceremonies. The original 300-seat IMAX Theater further serves as a venue for a wide range of community events.

 

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The Church of Scientology Twin Cities grand reception is the welcoming point for all who enter the Church. Here, visitors will find an array of introductory books and Public Information Displays presenting the fundamental beliefs and practices of Dianetics and Scientology as well as the life and legacy of Founder L. Ron Hubbard.

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Just off reception is a lounge and fireplace in true Minnesota style, offering a warm welcome to all who enter the Church.

 

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The Church of Scientology Twin Cities Public Information Center presents informational films introducing Dianetics and Scientology, the Church’s many humanitarian and community outreach programs, as well as the life and legacy of Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard.

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Dianetics and Scientology Bookstore
The L. Ron Hubbard legacy comprises tens of millions of published words, recorded lectures and films on the mind, life and spirit. These materials are available to parishioners and newcomers alike. Mr. Hubbard’s beginning library is available in 50 languages.

 

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The café is conveniently located just off the grand reception of the Church of Scientology Twin Cities. It provides snacks and refreshments to both parishioners and visitors.

 

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The Chapel of the new Church of Scientology Twin Cities,  serves parishioners and guests for Sunday services, weddings and naming ceremonies. The original 300-seat IMAX Theater further serves as a venue for a wide range of community events.

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Scientologists study a series of courses to train as auditors (spiritual counselors). Auditors apply the technologies of Dianetics and Scientology to help others attain spiritual freedom.

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L. Ron Hubbard developed the Purification Program to free individuals from the mental and spiritual devastation caused by drugs. The Purification Center features an iconic tile and stone mural depicting the bridge connecting St. Paul and Minneapolis.

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The Office of L. Ron Hubbard: As is traditional in all Churches of Scientology, an office of L. Ron Hubbard stands in honor of the Founder and symbolizes that this Church is true to his writings and ideals.

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2 comments on “Largest Scientology Church in the Midwest Opens for Minneapolis/St. Paul

  1. Dee Barber
    November 18, 2011

    THANK YOU …
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    ║╠╗╔╣═╣..║╚║═╣╬║║╠╗╔╣║═╣║║║
    ║║║║╠═║..║╔║═╣║║║║║║║║╔╣║║╚╗
    ╚╝╚╝╚═╝..╚═╩═╩╩╩═╝╚╝╚╩╝╚═╩═╝
    ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS!!! And so much facility to service — y’all have done it SO well!!!
    Now I want to revisit the land of my birth just to curl up fireside and read a favorite LRH book at Twin Cities Org!
    TWIN CITIES ORG, STAFF, PUBLIC: YOU ARE LEADING THE WAY TO FREEDOM FOR THE MIDWEST — THANK YOU!!!

  2. Pat
    November 19, 2011

    Wow!!! Stunning. Well Done!!

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