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Devotees mix with doubters at Scientology ceremony

Title: Devotees mix with doubters at Scientology ceremony
Date: Monday, 23 October 2006
Publisher: The Independent (UK)
Author: Terry Kirby
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Tom Cruise was, unfortunately, absent, along with his partner and biggest recruit, Katie Holmes; and John Travolta, that other high-profile Hollywood convert to the Church of Scientology, was away filming. So those who turned up in rain yesterday for the opening of its imposing new premises in London had to make do with a pipe band and the solid figure of Chief Superintendent Kevin Hurley, local divisional commander of the City of London Police. There cannot have been many such occasions ... [Read the rest at]