In case you missed it, it has been announced that Bishop Stephen A. Davis, of New Birth Birmingham has been named to succeed the late Bishop Eddie Long. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Davis was approved as Long’s successor by the New Birth board during a succession plan that was drafted in 2013. […]

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Jamal Parris, Spencer LeGrande, Maurice Robinson and Anthony Flagg, the four men who accused Bishop Eddie Long of sexual coercion back in 2010 said Monday that they will publish a book on how the megachurch pastor affected their lives. Their lawsuit against him was settled in May 2011. A fifth accuser, Centino Kemp, came forward […]

After a long battle with cancer, Bishop Eddie Long of Dekalb County's New Birth Missionary Baptist Church passed away at the age of 63 on Sunday.


So many thoughts… so I’ll just think and write. I was at the radio station doing my Sunday morning radio show when I got the call around 6:30 on my cell phone that Bishop Eddie Long had passed in the wee hours of the morning. By that time, nothing was online about it & I […]

Follow Praise 104.1: News flooded social media this morning reporting that Bishop Eddie Long has passed. Bishop Long, Senior Pastor of the New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia was reportedly in bad health after recent appearances shown looking very thin and frail. Long disputed the claims saying that a new diet led to the weight loss but a hospital […]

  A couple weeks back reports had surfaced that mega church pastor Bishop Eddie Long was hospitalized in grave condition. Many were questioning the health of Long after drastic weight loss even though he claimed ditching a “slave menu” diet was the cause of the new look. Now out of the hospital and back at New Birth Missionary […]

After recently turning heads with his drastic weight loss that he says he achieved through a new vegan diet, a new report claims controversial pastor Bishop Eddie Long, 63, was hospitalized last week with a grave illness. Sources close to Bishop Long report that he is suffering from an unspecified gastro-intestinal cancer that has already […]

As reported by  The Atlanta Journal-Constitution: A man suspected of killing his girlfriend’s toddler was shot by a DeKalb County deputy Wednesday afternoon in the parking lot of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia. According to Lt. Kyle Jones with the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were pursuing Nicholas Clarence Wade on a murder […]

In 2011, Bishop Paul S. Morton called for Bishop Eddie Long to repent after several young men accused Bishop Long of sexually inappropriate behavior. Despite…


Bishop Eddie Long‘s wife Vanessa is speaking out about why she decided to stay with him after his sex scandal in this video… From Elev8: broke  news that Vanessa Long filed for divorce from the Bishop Eddie Long on December 1, 2011. After news of the divorce was revealed, Long’s spokesperson Art Franklin confirmed that the Bishop would […]

He’s been embroiled in at least eight lawsuits, was investigated by Congress and he lives a lavish lifestyle that has drawn admiration and criticism. Still, in the past few months Long’s financial empire has shown signs of weakness. Now with his megachurch showing financial strain and his wife filing for divorce, Long’s finances are under […]