Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Bishop Eddie L. Long passed away on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017 at age 63. Long, pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia had a short battle with an aggressive cancer. Watch the service HERE. Homegoing celebration services for Long will be held today at 11 a.m. Wednesday, […]

  New Birth Missionary Baptist Church has announced that the homegoing services for Bishop Eddie Long will be held on Wednesday Jan. 25th at 11am at the church. The church reported that Bishop Long died early Sunday morning at age 63, from an aggressive form of cancer. Read more at

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Embattled Bishop Eddie Long, the senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church – a megachurch in unincorporated DeKalb County, Georgia – touched off a social media storm recently when he posted a video showcasing his dramatic weight loss, according to The Huffington Post: The Georgia-based pastor unveiled his new physique via a video clip posted on his […]

VIA PraiseATL   Bishop Eddie Long’s mother passed away on April 26 after a long illness. Hattie Long, 91, passed away in her home in Charlotte, North Carolina.…

  Bishop Eddie Long is being sued by a dozen former members of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church who say he encouraged them to invest in a company that was operating an alleged Ponzi scheme. New Birth members lost more than $1 million. Members told the Journal-Constitutuion, “If Bishop Eddie Long hadn’t endorsed businessman Ephren […]

Bishop Long is apologizing for a ceremony in which he was wrapped in a sacred Torah scroll and crowned “king,” at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Atlanta, GA.

  Jewish leader says, “We do not proclaim individuals to be kings.” Leaders offended after Long was wrapped in a sacred Torah scroll.  Read more and see video.

  Parents of New Birth Christian Academy were sent a letter during the holidays that their school would not reopen after the holidays.

  After two of the accusers announced their plans to write a tell all book, New Birth Missionary Bapt. Church has petitioned for partial refund,  according to Charisma Magazine.

Bishop Paul S. Morton, founder of the Full Gospel Baptist Church Fellowship and the ordaining Bishop of  Eddie Long as a bishop, has openly rebuked him for remaining completely silent in the settlement  involving four young men from his church,.