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Former businessman Ephren Taylor, who describes himself as a ‘Social Capitalist,’ has been charged with fraud by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for an alleged $11 million Ponzi scheme that targeted socially conscious churchgoers.
Among the victims are members of Atlanta’s New Birth Missionary Baptist Church. They are suing their pastor, Eddie Long, for promoting Taylor’s scheme. [Read more...]
The divorce petition filed by Vanessa Long against Eddie Long, pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, has been dismissed.
It is the second time in three months that Vanessa Long has called off plans to divorce the controversial preacher. [Read more...]
Megachurch pastor Eddie Long has apologized to the Anti-Defamation League over an incident in which he was wrapped in a Torah scroll and crowned “king.”
The stunt was the idea of visiting speaker ‘Rabbi’ Ralph Messer. [Read more...]
The story of embattled megachurch pastor Eddie Long is growing ever stranger.
In a service last Sunday at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church, in Atlanta, Georgia, a visiting ‘rabbi’ declared Long ‘king.’ [Read more...]
Embattled megachurch pastor Eddie Long has returned to the pulpit.
He had taking a few weeks off from preaching after his wife of 21 years filed for divorce last December. [Read more...]
Eddie Long, head of one of America’s largest mega churches, announced Sunday he will take “time off” from the pulpit to work on his family.
The announcement came three days after his wife Vanessa filed for divorce. [Read more...]
Vanessa Long, the wife of megachurch pastor Bishop Eddie Long, announced Friday she has filed for divorce.
Last fall, four young men accused Eddie Long, senior pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, of coercing them into having sex. [Read more...]