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  • Bishop Eddie Long Sued over Ponzi Scheme

    Feb 21, 13 by EURpublisher02 5 Comments


    *Atlanta megachurch pastor Bishop Eddie Long is facing a lawsuit from former parishioners who say he encouraged them to invest in a company that was operating an alleged Ponzi scheme. A dozen former members of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Ga., filed suit in DeKalb County court in late January. The suit says […]

  • Bishop TD Jakes Celebrated By Many (Photos)

    Jun 15, 12 by riversteff Leave a comment


    *From actors to television icons, Bishop TD Jakes is admired by many. And last Friday they converged on Dallas to help Jakes celebrate his 35th anniversary in ministry. The event was held at the Winspear Opera House in Downtown Dallas. Among the clergy who graced the red carpet to honor Jakes were Bishop I.V. and […]

  • Jewish Leaders Call Eddie Long’s Torah Ceremony ‘Disrespectful’

    Feb 3, 12 by EURpublisher02 8 Comments


    *The Atlanta Journal-Constitution spoke to Jewish leaders who are highly offended and speaking out against a ceremony held Sunday at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, in which Bishop Eddie Long was wrapped in a sacred Torah scroll and carried upon a throne. “He’s a king. God has blessed him,” said Rabbi Ralph Messer before covering Long […]

  • Video: Eddie Long Crowned ‘King’, Carried Around in Throne

    Feb 2, 12 by EURpublisher02 13 Comments


    *Bishop Eddie Long returned to the pulpit on Sunday in royal fashion. For his Jan. 29th service at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, where he took a leave of absence late last year in the wake of child molestation allegations, Bishop Long featured a Rabbi, Ralph Messer, who spoke at length about why Long is […]

  • Businessman in Eddie Long Fraud Lawsuit Speaks Out

    Oct 26, 11 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment


    *A North Carolina businessman involved in an investment program at Bishop Eddie Long’s Atlanta-area megachurch where former members claim they lost their retirement savings says he’s taking action to “make things right.” A group of church members is suing New Birth Missionary Baptist Church and its embattled pastor, saying they conspired with businessman Ephren Taylor […]

  • Eddie Long Settles Another Suit

    Oct 3, 11 by Brittney M. Walker 1 Comment


    *Bishop Eddie Long just can’t find a way to escape the headlines. He recently settled a $2 million dollar lawsuit that stemmed from claims that he and his partners in a real estate venture defaulted on a $2 million bank loan. Long and his two partners in the West Indies Holding Co. LLC, took out […]