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Pastor or Predator: Bishop Eddie Long Being Investigated for Mortgage Scheme

By: Nsenga Burton Eurweb.com is reporting that Bishop Eddie Long is being accused of using his New Birth Missionary Baptist Church to assist in a corrupt mortgage scheme. Long, who is currently battling sexual coercion charges by four...Show More Summary

Woman Sues Eddie Long’s New Birth Missionary Baptist Church For $78 Million

Woman sues DeKalb County, New Birth for $78 million. Things at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church may have faced adversity, but one woman claims that the church made her life hell for over 78 days. That’s 1 million a day for 78 days? Read more at Hip Hop Wired.

A Prayer for Aretha Franklin--"Aretha at Her Peak"

Aretha at Her Peak by Mark Anthony Neal In January of 1972, two months short of her 30th birthday, Aretha Franklin walked into the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church Los Angeles to record a live gospel album. Backed by the Southern...Show More Summary

Brown Leads Whitman by 13 Points in LA Times/USC Poll, Whitman Camp Says Poll is Skewed

California Attorney General and Democratic gubernatorial candidate Jerry Brown spoke to supporters on Sunday at the Little Zion Missionary Baptist Church in Compton. (AP Photo/ Bret Hartman) As noted in Sunday's edition of Extra, Extra,...Show More Summary

New Birth Missionary Baptist Church Sued for Sexual Harrassment

By: Embattled New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, which has been under media scrutiny since four young men accused pastor Bishop Eddie Long of seducing them, is facing more heat this week, this time from a female employee who says that she was sexually harrassed by another employee in Long's inner circle. Show More Summary

To Bishop Long-Stroke: A Formal ‘Dirty Ho Sit Down’ Request

Just when things were starting to quiet down for Daddy Long Dong Stroke-em, a Dallas-based talk-show host has done what has yet to cross the minds of anyone at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. Radio personality and author Reuben Armstrong is sending the Bishop a formal request for him to take his dirty dck ways [...]

Bishop Eddie Long Still Parading Around In His Favorite Muscle Tees

4 years agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

At Tuesday night's "empowerment service with a massive hugfest" at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, Bishop Eddie Long showed up in slacks, a vest, and a white muscle shirt — like the ones he was so fond of photographing himself in! — and then proceeded to spend 25 minutes wrapping his arms around his congregants. [...]

Is the Bishop Eddie Long Story News?

By: Bishop Eddie Long has long enjoyed celebrity. He leads a flock of 25,000 members at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, near Atlanta, and is a noted televangelist. He is also an outspoken critic of same-sex marriage. Now, however, he is enduring notoriety. Show More Summary

Trish Kinney: CNN's Don Lemon, A Game Changer

When Don Lemon began his CNN interview with three young African American members of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, he had no idea the...

Accused child molester Eddie Long is bishop of a Baptist mega-church. When did Baptists start consecrating bishops?

4 years agoNews : Slate - Explainer

Bishop Eddie Long, leader of the 25,000-member New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, is facing allegations that he molested four teenage boys. The Baptist Church started as an anti-authoritarian religious movement and is known to this day for its self-governing, egalitarian congregations. Show More Summary

Bishop Eddie Long Accuser Talks to FOX 5 – New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, Jamal Parris Speaks

Rickey.org | Rickey.org - American Idol, Reality TV, pop culture, Dancing with the Stars. Results, Fans, Spoilers, Video, MP3, Pictures | Bishop Eddie Long Accuser Talks to FOX 5 – New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, Jamal Parris Speaks "But...Show More Summary

O They Will Know We Are Christians...

4 years agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

...by the sick fuckers up in the pulpit: Jamal Parris, 23, told WAGA-TV in Atlanta that Bishop Eddie Long, leader of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, swept into his life and used him for sex and moved on to younger prey. "I cannot...Show More Summary

Jamal Parris says Eddie Long is a monster not a man

Eddie Long accuser, Parris joined New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in 2001, when he was 14.Atlanta's FOX 5 reporter Dale Russell recently talked with Jamal Parris, 23 year-old, one of the four young men who filed suits against Bishop Eddie Long. During the conversation, Parris said, "I cannot get the sound of his {Eddie Long's} [...]Show More Summary

From the Belly of the Beast (New Birth Missionary Bapist Church)

Long Odds by William Jelani Cobb The cars began streaming into the parking lot at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church even before the sun had risen. On a normal Sunday church traffic chokes the off-ramps at Interstate 20, down to Bishop Eddie Long Boulevard that leads onto the grounds. Show More Summary

'Daddy' Eddie Long: I'm Gonna Fight These Accusations Like David Fought Goliath

4 years agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

To wild cheers, Pastor Eddie Long took the stage this morning at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Atlanta, where he promised to fight — David v. Goliath style (where he is David) — the accusations of sexual misconduct. "I have never in my life portrayed myself as a perfect man. But I am not [...]

Is Pastor Eddie Long's 'Cross It Up' A Brand New Sex Position?

4 years agoLGBT / Gay : Queerty

New Birth Missionary Baptist Church isn't just a place for Pastor Eddie Long to promise he'll fight allegations from four (and counting?) men claiming he abused his spiritual power to sexually molest them. It's also where Long introduces new dance crazes that will soon be sweeping the nation. CONTINUED »Permalink | Post a comment | Add [...]

Bishop Eddie Long says he’s going to fight

by Amani Channel Bishop Eddie Long broke his silence Sunday during services at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. People are looking for answers after four men came out last week accusing the megachurch leader of sexual misconduct, and questionable pictures surfaced. Long spoke about painful situations on Sunday, then said that he’s not going to fight the allegations [...]

Preaching Against Homosexuality Can Be the Ultimate Denial

By: Joel Dreyfuss The allegations of sexual misconduct made by four young men against Bishop Eddie Long, pastor of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church outside Atlanta, are especially poignant because of the minister's long-standing public hostility toward homosexuality. Show More Summary

Bishop Eddie Long tells parishioners he'll fight sex allegations

Bishop Eddie Long, dressed for what appears to be a weekend retreat with other members of Starfleet Command, appeared before New Birth Missionary Baptist Church today to tell parishioners he'll fight allegations that he coerced fourShow More Summary

Dear New Birth - Your "Institutional Integrity" Is Hanging In The Balance

I listened to portions of the words said by Bishop Eddie Long to his congregation at the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church today. In response to the litany of charges raised against him - he adamantly denied all of these claims and...Show More Summary

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