Tom Cruise did NOT leave the Catholic Church. The Catholic Church left him!
Long before he became the world's most famous Scientologist, the A-list actor aspired to become a Catholic priest!
Tommy Mapother, as he was then known, even attended a seminary school in Cincinnati before the priests caught him hiding a stash of hooch and begged him to never return!
Described as a mediocre student, Tom apparently smoked cigarettes and drank booze all the time (he was a maverick well before staring in Top Gun)!
A friend of Tom's says they were effectively expelled after stealing liquor from priests!
His classmate revealed