Charlie Van Dyke
Sikhism

SIKH PRACTICES AND PRINCIPLES

The way of life that is known as Sikhism began in the Punjab area of what was then India in the 15th c. as a revolutionary spiritual teacher, Guru Nanak, spread a simple message that the highest form of worship is to praise God’s Name.

Other guiding principles are to rise early in the morning and meditate, w... read more
Charlie Van Dyke
SGI Buddhism

Soka Gakkai International – USA (SGI) Buddhism

Dating from around 400 – 500 B.C.E., Buddhism is based on teachings attributed to Siddhartha Gautama, commonly known as “The Buddha” (literally “the Awakened One”) who lived in the northeastern region of the Indian subcontinent. Gautama summed up his life’s work in this passage from The ... read more
Charlie Van Dyke
Scientology

WHAT IS SCIENTOLOGY?

Man, for all the days of which we have record, has sought the answer to the riddle of himself.

In the ages past he has aspired to wisdom upon a thousand paths.

The earliest people, the Vedics, the Buddhists, the Taoists and the Christians have all yearned toward the knowingness which would open the doors of the ... read more
Charlie Van Dyke
Roman Catholicism

The Roman Catholic faith is monotheistic and trinitarian. The Church teaches that God, who is one, has revealed himself to humanity as a Trinity of Persons- the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit.

The Roman Catholics’ faith, like other Christians, recognizes Jesus of Nazareth as the Christ, the Son of God, and accept him as the... read more
Charlie Van Dyke
Protestant Christianity

Protestantism is one of the three main streams of Christianity. Emerging in 16th-century Europe, it has since developed into many varying forms around the globe. Although it lacks a single commonality, Protestantism may be recognized by its reliance on Christian scripture (Hebrew and Greek Testaments, also referred to as Ol... read more
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