Originally Posted by James
In the Extended Universe, if I recall correctly, there are many other 'religions' that follow The Force, their perspectives of it different, but no less right or wrong than the Jedi.
Somewhere it is said that the Jedi view of the Force is the "correct" one. I think something to this effect is in the Power of the Jedi sourcebook, where it is said that the Potentium view is incorrect. In-universe, Rogue Planet
appears to take the same position.