New Birth Missionary Baptist Church

Three of the five young men who accused Bishop Eddie Long of sexual abuse were well aware they risked losing their settlement money by speaking out about the case, and it now appears that Long and New Birth have set the wheels in motion for that to happen. According to the AJC, attorneys representing New […]

Channel 2 Action News has obtained a surveillance video that shows the June 2010 break-in at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church that preceded the sexual misconduct lawsuit against Bishop Eddie Long. Burglary charges were dropped against former church security guard Anthony Boyd, who told Channel 2 that the video proved he was not involved. Boyd […]

Jamal Parris and Spencer LeGrande are not the only Eddie Long accusers at risk of losing their settlement money by speaking out against the embattled bishop. Eddie Long’s fifth accuser Centino Kemp took to Twitter to vent his frustration about the entire ordeal. Judging by one of his tweets, Kemp may have been drunk while […]

Bishop Eddie Long has released a statement in response to two of the men involved with the sexual misconduct case brought against the New Birth Missionary Baptist church pastor. As we previously reported, despite Long vowing to fight the chages the case was settled out of court for an undisclosed sum, but accusers Jamal Parris […]

Photo courtesy of WSB-TV For the first time since settling sex abuse lawsuits with Bishop Eddie Long, two of his accusers are speaking out about the case in an exclusive interview with WSB-TV. By speaking out about their alleged relationship with Long, Jamal Parris and Spencer LeGrande risk losing the unspecified money they were awarded […]

Despite a fifth accuser surfacing recently, Bishop Eddie Long has returned to full time ministry. The New Birth Missionary Baptist Church leader was the keynote speaker at a conference in South Africa recently. As we previously reported, even though he vowed to fight the charges Long settled out of court with four men who accused […]

Fox 5 Atlanta has discovered that there was a fifth accuser in the Bishop Eddie Long sexual misconduct case. Centino Kemp never filed a lawsuit and his name was never made public during the case, but apparently Kemp was involved in the recent settlement negotiations with Long and the other accusers. According to Fox 5 […]

One of the four men who accused Bishop Eddie Long of sexual misconduct — the first one to speak publicly about the allegation — was arrested this week in Miami on suspicion of being a drug dealer. Jamal Parris, 24, was driving a white 2011 BMW in Miami Beach Tuesday evening when a Florida Highway […]

A video has begun circulating the web of a New Birth Missionary Baptist Church member interrupting Bishop Eddie Long during one of his sermons and handing him a huge wad of cash. After handing over the cash, the unnamed woman hugs the embattled pastor and walks back to her seat while the crowd cheers. As […]

Calling Bishop Eddie Long his “friend” and “brother in the Lord,” World Changers Church pastor Creflo Dollar scolded former New Birth Missionary Baptist Church members, saying they need to return to New Birth. He added that if any ex-New Birth members were thinking of joining his College Park megachurch, they need to look elsewhere. Dollar’s […]

“The View” co-host Sherri Shepherd went into an emotional tirade on air about Bishop Eddie Long recently. She believes emphatically that Long took the “coward road” when he settled the sexual misconduct charges against him and sealed the records so that the details will never be revealed. She brought up the issue of single mothers […]

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A status conference hearing was held in DeKalb County State Court on several lawsuits filed against Bishop Eddie Long, alleging he used his influence, trips and gifts to coerce four young men into having sex. Lawyers for both sides tentatively set February for a mediation session and July for a pre-trial conference.