VIA: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Mega-church leader Bishop Eddie Long has canceled a previously announced appearance on the Tom Joyner Morning Show Thursday after a third man filed a lawsuit accusing the prominent minister of using his pastoral influence to coerce him into a sexual relationship. In addition, Long’s attorneys canceled plans for a press conference […]
The Bishop Eddie Long sex scandal has expanded beyond the Gospel community, and it’s now a national story. Take a look at this video with interviews from a few of the 25,000+ members of Bishop Long’s New Birth Missionary Baptist Church congregation in Atlanta.
This is a statement from Pastor Marvin Sapp from his Official Facebook Site The Official Marvin Sapp Page on the issue… For every1 who is ready 2 crucify Bishop Eddie Long or his Accusers I would like 2 remind u of Gal 6:1 n the King James. 1Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a […]
Atlanta, Georgia (CNN) — As Bishop Eddie Long poked through a salad in his church office one summer day in 1999, he shot a weary look at a person ticking off his ministry’s successes. His Atlanta megachurch had already reached 25,000 members. He had been invited to the White House, built a global television ministry […]
Here are the actual court documents filed against Bishop Eddie Long by Anthony Flagg and Maurice Robinson in Dekalb County courthouse over sexual assault allegations. Warning: They are quite graphic and detailed. RELATED: The Lawyer Of Bishop Eddie Long’s Accusers Speaks [AUDIO] RELATED: Bishop Eddie Long Sued For Sexual Coercion Flagg Vs. Long Robinson Vs. […]
This morning on “The Tom Joyner Morning Show,” contributor Roland Martin interviewed Brenda Joy Bernstein, the lawyer representing the two young men who have accused Bishop Eddie Long of sexual coercion. Take a listen… RELATED: BREAKING NEWS: Bishop Eddie Long Sued For Sexual Coercion
Via: CNN.com Two Georgia men have filed suit claiming that prominent Atlanta pastor Eddie Long coerced them into sex. The suits, filed Tuesday in DeKalb County, Georgia, allege that Long used his position as a spiritual authority and bishop to coerce young male members and employees of his New Birth Missionary Baptist Church into sex. […]
What exactly is considered a “megachurch” these days? By definition, large aggregations or churches that have a weekly attendance rate of 2,000 or more persons is considered to be “mega” and/or a high profile church. But this week, those megachurches all across the nation have reportedly been investigated or studied to find out just how […]