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Bishop Eddie Long

WATCH: Eddie Long's Alleged Victim Speaks

The Huffington Post | Hunter Stuart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

Jamal Parris, 23, spoke on camera about the alleged sex crimes committed against him by Atlanta-area Bishop Eddie Long. ABC News reports that a journ...

The Protestant Clergy Sex Abuse Pattern

Valerie Tarico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Valerie Tarico

Egregious violations by Protestant clergy have failed to generate the same levels of outrage as the Catholic sex abuse scandal. Why?

Bishop Eddie Long: A Wolf In Chic Clothing? (PHOTOS)

Zandile Blay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Zandile Blay

I'm just a fashion editor. And while we may not be the first to spot a good liar, we sure can spot good style. And no one, but no one, makes a stronger style statement than Bishop Eddie Long.

CNN Anchor Admits Childhood Sexual Abuse

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

CNN anchor Don Lemon admitted over the weekend that he was a victim of a pedophile as a child. Lemon made the startling announcement on live TV while...

Eddie Long Can Repent By Apologizing for Gay Bashing

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Embattled mega church preacher Bishop Eddie Long came as close to confessing his sexual debauchery as any debaucher could come without actually confe...

Long Denies 'False Allegations,' Plans To Address Church

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service (RNS) Atlanta-area megachurch pastor Bishop Eddie Long has decried the "false allegations" lodged against hi...

Eddie Long's Youth Academy Preached Sexual Control

AP | GREG BLUESTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

ATLANTA — Bishop Eddie Long's boys' academy guided teens through their "masculine journey" with lessons on financial discipline and sexual contr...

4th Male Parishioner Levels Sex Abuse Charges Against Atlanta Bishop

AP | GREG BLUESTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

ATLANTA — A fourth young male member of Bishop Eddie Long's megachurch is suing the prominent pastor, claiming Long coerced him into a sexual re...

Bishop Eddie Long: Victim, Hypocrite or Both in Sex Scandal?

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Earl Ofari Hutchinson There mega-church black minister Bishop Eddie Long was in January 2004 with the Rev. Bernice King, the daughter of Dr. Martin...

Ted Haggard: Eddie Long Deserves Fair Hearing On Sex Allegations | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

The influential leader of an Atlanta megachurch accused of coercing young men in the church into having sex will speak to his congregation Sunday abou...

Bishop Eddie Long Scandal: Parishioners Back Bishop (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

Members of Bishop Eddie Long's 30,000-strong congregation spoke out today in favor of Long amidst a sex scandal, calling the allegations false, CBS Ne...

Eddie Long, Atlanta Bishop, Accused Of Sexual Abuse By Male Parishioners

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

ATLANTA — The prominent pastor of a 25,000-member megachurch near Atlanta denies allegations in a lawsuit that he coerced two young men from the...

Harms of Anti-Gay Rhetoric Lost as Media Fixates on Bishop Eddie Long Scandal

Rashad Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rashad Robinson

There's a problem with the media's coverage of Georgia-based megachurch Bishop Eddie Long.