(Mike Rinder Declaration of April 11, 1994). I know David Miscavige personally. The second episode of Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath aired this evening on A&E. Leah visits the spiritual headquarters of Scientology--Clearwater, Florida--to hear Mike Rinder's personal story. Christie on the Today Show. In addition to being paid thousands of dollars a year by attorneys adverse to the Church, Rinder revealed in deposition that he had plotted with others to launch a “class action” lawsuit against the Church. And her surgeon stated she will never recover. When he, Mike Rinder, attacks his wife of thirty years, jumps on her, breaks her shoulder, damages her nerves for life, gouges her flesh and causes her pain for thirteen years so far and then uses that on media, on whatever platform he has to make fun of her, to forward his own ends to harass our family. Rinder has repeatedly ignored this documentary evidence of wife abuse, causing Ms. Bernardini to obtain current medical records from her attending physician and physical therapist. Comment. I’ve never heard a negative statement made about him by anyone, other than those who seek to extort money from the Church. As for Rinder’s denial to law enforcement and the press that the harm to his wife, Cathy, had been caused by him—corroboration came from an independent source. He’s sold used cars and worked in telemarketing. Like page to keep up to date with Mike's interviews, podcasts, blogs and more. Mike Rinder worked personally with Scientology Founder L Ron Hubbard and became the official Church of Scientology spokesperson in the early 90's. "I slept with Mike,'' she said, "and I would have seen it.'' Instead, he was busy sleeping with a woman young enough to be his daughter. What a miserable way to live. November 21, 2020 By Mike Rinder 41 Comments. Rinder and his wife, Cathy, divorced after 35 years. Internal reports support that Rinder has abused several other women, including hitting one with a clipboard, breaking her tooth, and pushing another female he worked with under his desk. (Mike Rinder Declaration of April 11, 1994). Like his bff remini, leah wife rinder. She was equally upset by his attacks on her faith. In one case, attorneys adverse to the Church paid Rinder more than $22,000. Tell enough lies, and make enough allegations, and an impression will be created which accomplishes the end of destroying a reputation no matter how untrue the allegations are. That’s because Mike Rinder is the true father from hell, the ultimate disconnector who by his own choice blew up his own family. Don’t take our word for these facts. In July 2010, Rinder tried to gain similar unauthorized entry to a Church in Australia, attempting to force his way inside, with cameras rolling. Mike Rinder heads off a BBC reporter in one of his last acts as Scientology's international spokesperson. Said Rinder’s daughter Taryn, now grown: “My whole life I actually thought my father hated me. That’s how low the two of them have sunk. He knew he was deserting us when he did it, and he did it anyway. November 14, 2020 By Mike Rinder 40 Comments. Documentary evidence supports that Rinder abused his family, his former wife and even his co-workers—men and women: Rinder’s history in the Church is as an abject failure who slept through meetings and who lied every chance he got. He never sought personal power or aggrandizement; he was thrust into the position he currently holds precisely because he is so dedicated to helping others through our religion. View/Download Document. While there is always a lot of interest in me, Christie has her own story. Leah Remini has never revealed to her audiences the truth about her co-host Mike Rinder. Mike Rinder himself wrote in late 2003 in a report entitled “My Honesty” that it was his dishonesty and misconduct toward the leader of the Church that led to his own downfall: Many times I’ve looked at the overts [Scientology terminology for transgressions] I’ve committed when I have lied to you, and I’ve always had the idea that it was bad because it had caused upset—but not really confronted it as a basic violation of integrity, and therefore something far more fundamental and degraded—it is a reflection of my cowardice and lack of integrity that I would do this and it’s just black and white wrong … especially under the circumstances of being in the midst of a war, it’s suppressive. The Church was ultimately vindicated and the criminal case dismissed, but the civil case carried on for years thanks to the irresponsible and illegal actions of Mike Rinder and his co-conspirators. These ‘witnesses’ know only too well from their experience in the Church that the tactic of telling bigger and bolder lies has been a strategy employed against the Church in litigation for years. 68.6k Followers, 337 Following, 331 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Mike Rinder (@rindermike) File:2010 Mike Rinder.jpg - Wikimedia Commons. Mike Rinder, the full name Michael John Rinder, was born in 1955, in Adelaide, and he is an Australian activist and former Scientologist. Financial motives are the key to understanding why Rinder says what he does. ABANDONED HIS FAMILY Abandoned his wife of 30 years and two children without saying a word, later running off … Mike Rinder chose to abandon a son, a daughter, a wife of three decades, a brother and even his mother in the years before she died. BBC, A&E Toward the end of his tenure at the church, Rinder had displeased Scientology leader David Miscavige and his only real choice was to leave the church. According to former high-ranking Sea Org member Mike Rinder, Remini's problems with the Church began when she asked about the whereabouts of Miscavige's wife Shelly at the 2006 wedding of Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, and was told profanely that she lacked the rank to do so. That is how he can attack his family and physically damage another human being, his former wife. And it’s now directed at all Scientologists—even his own family. It really is simple.” That was a true statement, wasn’t it, sir? He is a violent, unstable man who abandoned his family without notice, shredding his ex-wife’s arm so severely she will never regain full use of it. When they ignored requests to leave, police issued a formal trespass citation. John with Mike Rinder at his wedding. He deserted my brother, mother and me on June 10, 2007. He married his first wife, Catherine, while he was still working in the Sea Organization. View Documents (13) NY Times Article . Cathy got a minor abrasion on her arm. Revealing his true character, Rinder did not even attend his mother’s funeral and was nowhere to be found when his son was battling life-threatening cancer. To show how low A + E and Leah Remini scraped the bottom of the barrel for their new reality TV show, consider their choice of Mike Rinder as co-host. So while her ex, Chris, turned to drugs and women (both of which he had secretly pursued while in the Sea Org) Christie took that prominent place in the bed of Rinder—the original family heartbreaker. Mike Rinder: The Wife Beater. Like his BFF Leah Remini, wife beater Mike Rinder has been after the money in the aftermath. When he, Mike Rinder, attacks his wife of thirty years, jumps on her, breaks her shoulder, damages her nerves for life, gouges her flesh and causes her pain for thirteen years so far and then uses that on media, on whatever platform he has to make fun of her, to forward his own ends to harass our family. Mike Rinder . This ship functioned as the headquarters for Sea Org. Help us build our profile of Mike Rinder! "She was sent there when she displeased David Miscavige," he said, echoing the claims of those who believe she was sent to a secrete compound. All Rights Reserved. Rinder’s description of “lying… and doing illegal things” barely scratches the surface. I still think i got over on them RightOn, Jun 24, 2013 #81. Earlier, in 1994, Rinder authored a declaration under penalty of perjury describing the conduct of a group of anti-Scientologists, which describes his current conduct: These people have gathered around them a few others who are bitter and harbor an unabiding resentment of Scientology and what it stands for and for their own failures in the Church. His suborning of perjury in turn triggered a criminal investigation and a civil case in which the leader of the Church became the target. He has made similar appearances at other Scientology Churches. This week Leah and I speak with my wife, Christie. Contribute. Subscribe . When Rinder’s ex-wife went to see him to inform him that one of their children had been stricken with cancer, he physically attacked her. The tactic is as transparent as it is unconscionable—spread venom in the hope that the victims of the hate campaign will eventually be forced to buy their silence so the Church can get on with its real purpose of expanding the Scientology religion and helping more people. View Online. As such I know him to be completely honest, and sincerely dedicated to helping people. Rinder’s lengthy list of family members he chose to disconnect from include a son, a daughter, a former wife, a brother and even his late mother in the years before she died. With Leah Remini, Mike Rinder, Christie Collbran, L. Ron Hubbard. The Sheriff’s deputies on scene investigated and concluded there was only “incidental contact” made as Mike Rinder was trying to get away from the mob. Leah Rimini, Mike Rinder and wife, in USA to day: rogergonnet: 12/7/16 11:52 AM (Mike Rinder était le N° 3 de la secte criminelle, et il explique ici qu'on lui ordonnait en effet de harceler et détruire les opposants. A fellow former Scientologist named Mike Rinder appeared on Remini's TV series, Scientology and the Aftermath, and claimed that he knew the truth about Shelly. img. Learn about Christie Colbran’s pregnancy to leave the Sea Org, her ex-husband’s suicide attempts and her love affair with Mike Rinder. Rinder’s help proved to be a waste of money when their baseless case went down in flames in court. Good riddance. Listen Now. Mike was very active in the Church organization, in the position named senior executive of Scientology International (CSI), and the Sea Organization. He deserted everyone in his own family, including his mother. As we all share the common "stay-at-home" order and social distancing, we have all had quite a lot of time to reflect. Login to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions. Her entire immediate family, just like mine, disconnected from her when she began to question things and tried to communicate this to them. Mike Rinder chose to abandon a son, a daughter, a wife of three decades, a brother and even his mother in the years before she died. Contribute. But what really screams hypocrisy is that Remini is holding Rinder out as sanctimonious pontificator about good family relationships, estrangement and disconnection. They got married in 1976, and together they had two kids, a son Benjamin and a daughter Taryn. Three Best Mike Rinders Podcasts For 2020. Email* Important Reading. Mike was very active in the Church organization, in the position named senior executive of Scientology International (CSI), and the Sea Organization. © 1995–2021 Church of Scientology International. Q. Rinder left when his request to transfer back to Los Angeles was denied; he knew he would never again rise to the position he once held. “It is because he has demonstrated time and time again his integrity and selfless willingness to serve for the good of others that he enjoys the support of the staff and parishioners of the Scientology religion.” That’s true, isn’t it? Dealing with Critics of Scientology – The L. Ron Hubbard Playbook Marty decided, wisely, not to blow off the wedding. His only thought is himself and dishonestly making a living at the expense of others. Thread Status: Not open for further replies. Unable to move on with his life and still seething that he was expelled, Rinder now spends day and night obsessively lurking on the fringe of the Internet trying to make a buck spreading hate toward his former faith and helping contingency fee lawyers trying to score a jackpot suing the Church. It starts with an orchestrated media attack involving the most heinous and outrageous allegations, “corroborated” by others who are part of the same group and willing to lie on command. All Rights Reserved. Taryn Teutsch. The Loyal Wife Mike Rinder Tossed Aside After More than 30 Years of Marriage. “What #AETV won't show you on the #LeahRemini: #ScientologyTheAftermath #hate-show is how @MikeRinder abused ex-wife Cathy Rinder https://t.co/L8Qb9GdkKs” Mike Rinder is a member of the following lists: Former Scientologists, Australian expatriates in the United States and 1955 births.. Mike Rinder has been lying his whole life and I will continue to speak the truth about him until he stops attacking his own family, our religion and our lives. Documentary evidence supports how Mike Rinder abused his family, his former wife and even his coworkers—men and women. Alex Gibney and HBO cynically repackaged admitted liar, suborner of perjury, deadbeat, wife abuser and professional bigot Mike Rinder into the poster boy for their new propaganda film. Instead, he was busy fathering a child with another woman young enough to be his daughter. In the process, his wife and family, all members of the church, turned their backs on him. Michael John Rinder Wiki: Salary, Married, Wedding, Spouse, Family Michael "Mike" John Rinder (/?r?nd?r/; born 1955) is an Australian activist and former Scientologist based in the United States. With the justifications I have had in place, telling the truth under certain circumstances was in my universe no different than telling a lie or withholding. ‎Leah Remini and Mike Rinder's new podcast, Scientology: Fair Game will take you behind the facade and expose the terrible truth about scientology's Fair Game doctrine. Tom Ford. BBC, A&E Toward the end of his tenure at the church, Rinder had displeased Scientology leader David Miscavige and his only real choice was to leave the church. In 2010, Mike Rinder physically assaulted his wife, causing irreparable damage to her arm Like his BFF Leah Remini, wife beater Mike Rinder has been after the money in the aftermath. They have one son together, Jack, born in 2012. Rinder further testified in this deposition that during his tenure in the Church he was familiar with litigation brought by plaintiffs with meritless causes, and that those individuals were “getting together and making false accusations against the Church and corroborating one another.” In doing so, Rinder perfectly described what he does now. Since then he can’t find a decent steady job, let alone one that had the stature he enjoyed with the Church. Rathbun, after conducting his own twisted brand of counseling, provides the only logical solution: He turns her into Mike Rinder’s bedmate. December 21, 2020 By Mike Rinder 36 Comments. I will add the link as soon as it is live. Rinder claims to have “escaped” from the Church to avoid “abuse” and says he was being held against his will. Mike Rinder: “I did the original program to find “religious experts” who would write “expertises” on the subject of scientology. img. Tom Ford. That is Mike Rinder. Michael John Rinder Wiki: Salary, Married, Wedding, Spouse, Family Report Save. Mike Rinder 7″ Bobblehead. And yes, they were paid for that.”. In paragraph 23 you go on to say: “As I work with him often, know many of the people that know him, I’m aware of the high regard in which he,” meaning Mr. Miscavige, “is held by Scientologists and those he comes in contact with. He didn’t attend her funeral and was nowhere to be found when his son was battling life-threatening cancer. 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