Bishop Eddie Long

It was reported on social media outlets early Sunday morning that Bishop Eddie Long had passed. The rumors of his recent illness, and struggles with his health are now surfacing. According to his church, New Birth Missionary Baptist Church announced that their Sr. Pastor Eddie L. Long had passed releasing the following statement: New […]

Out of the dusty caves of the past crawls the memory of that dreary time in Bishop Eddie Long’s life – “The First Lady,” the story of (and by) Centino Kemp, a young man who claims to have been led into the sexual secrets of the church leader. In the book he discusses the struggles he encounters as […]

A Georgia megachurch leader is apologizing to a Jewish group that criticized him for taking part in a ceremony in which he was wrapped in a religious scroll and exalted as a “king.” Bishop Eddie Long said in a letter to the Anti-Defamation League that he didn’t mean to offend the Jewish community by taking part […]

Jamal Paris and Spencer LaGrande participated in an interview with the Atlanta Journal Constitution and WSB-TV, which later re-appeared on CNN. Here is what you didn’t see on either show. You will see here for the the first time is the entire interview unedited.The young men are candid and honest. You make the call. let […]

Earlier this year, I  reported in, “New Birth Slams Reports That Vanessa Long Has Moved Out that she had left. Bishop Long denied this and issued a statement. Well, his wife  Vanessa has issued hers: “After a great deal of deliberation and prayer, I have decided to terminate my marriage to Bishop Eddie L. Long. […]

A video is circulating the web of Atlanta mega-church Pastor, Eddie Long, randomly receiving a large stack of cash from a woman as an offering during one of his church services.

Controversial Pastor Creflo Dollar has encouraged the new church members that attended his service this past Sunday to return to Bishop Eddie Long’s Church. Dollar compared the embattled Long to Jesus. Dollar is known for his controversial teachings of Prosperity theology. He has been criticized for his lavish lifestyle as he owns two Rolls-Royces, a […]

BIRMINGHAM, AL– Bishop Eddie Long announced Sunday that the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church will be starting a satellite church in Birmingham, Alabama.

A special NewsOne/Elev8 report: Bishop Eddie Long may have just wrought the end to his Atlanta mega-congregation, the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. A source within New Birth says that the consequences of the Long sex scandal have amounted to a veritable “three strikes” against him. Strike One — Church elders are abandoning Long– The […]

DeKalb County, GA– Documents were filed late Friday confirming the sexual misconduct case against Bishop Eddie Long has been dismissed.

By Hakim Hasan Black preachers who engage in authoritarian, inappropriate, sexist, and criminal behavior are an old story. The old boy network of pastors will publically criticize and even boycott rappers, but not other preachers for similar and even worse behavior, behavior hasn’t received adequate scrutiny. The publication of Jesus, Jobs and Justice by Betty […]