There have been many strange and wacky religions throughout human history. Most started out as cults, before spreading to eventually gain respectability. However, some are so out there that it’s difficult to see how they could ever be accepted into the mainstream. The cult of Scientology is one such movement.
For many, Scientology is little more than a pyramid scheme where those entering pay to gain admission, and those already there move up the ranks and reap the rewards. Any supposed faith that has a backstory of aliens and spirit beings in volcanoes is one that should probably be avoided. The following is a quick look at the quirky, and many would argue dangerous, ‘religion’ of Scientology.