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The leader of the Georgia congregation had been fighting cancer, his church said.
Honey biscuits and spicy "chicken wangs" were his "weakness," according to the Georgia pastor.
"He preyed upon investors' faith and their desire to help others, convincing them that they could earn healthy returns while
The jury is still out as to whether mega churches are good for our society or not. As a culture, we have learned that bigger isn't always better. Either way, mega churches, with their vast outreach, do have responsibilities to their communities, state and nation.
There has been no widespread public call within the African-American religious community demanding for Eddie Long to step down, be sat down or altogether shutdown.
The theological claims of contemporary Messianic Jews are a potent reminder to Christians that Jesus of Nazareth cannot be properly understood outside of his own Jewish identity and context.
The elevation of Long lifted in the chair by four men seems to have been borrowed from Jewish wedding festivities and has noting to do with coronation; there is no evidence of this practice among Israelite or Judean monarchs.
Long recently returned to the pulpit following a leave of absence. ln December, he stepped down from his role as head pastor
Both Herman Cain and Eddie Long are birds of a feather. Their narcissistic disregard for the pain they've caused so many others should perhaps force us to ask ourselves why we gave these men so much power.
New Birth sits on 25 acres, and boasts a congregation of 25,000 members. a $50 million, 10,000-seat cathedral and more than
Sexually repressive religions suffer numerous allegations of sexual abuse, which makes sense when you consider the effect that their scripture might have on normal sexual behavior.
WATCH: By ADELLE M. BANKS c. 2011 Religion News Service (RNS) Bishop Eddie Long, an Atlanta-area megachurch pastor, has settled
There will be subpoenas for phone records, emails, financial records. Are you ready for this, New Birth? You had better be. The light switch is about to be flipped.
If you should happen upon Bishop Long standing on the corner of Peachtree St. in Atlanta with the obligatory "The End is Near" sign, don't laugh. From his perspective, he's probably right.
Like Foley, he so swiftly fell (Let's yawn for this latest death knell) Didn't fancy a page She was not underage From Boehner
I am always astounded by Charles Barkley. It's not just that the NBA Hall of Famer-turned-announcer speaks without a filter. It's that Barkley actually has something to say.
Here is my top-10 list of individuals, from Brett Favre to Dave Chappelle, who provided us with valuable lessons this decade.
I'm still not clear or settled about the real issue in Bishop Long's case. Is it that a trusted spiritual leader has engaged in sexual misconduct? Or is it that he has been accused