church scandals

Te’Andrea and Charles Wilson had planned to marry at First Baptist, a predominantly white church, in July. The couple was told that they would have…

From KHOU.com — Less than one month after resigning form St. Luke Community United Methodist Church in Dallas, the Rev. Tyrone Gordon — accused of coercing young men into “engaging in sexual acts and relationships” — launched a new, unaffiliated church Sunday morning inside the ballroom of the Radisson Hotel in North Dallas. Read Full […]

From our sister site MYHOUSTONMAJIC.com: Today Vanessa Long, the wife of Bishop Eddie Long, pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church filed for divorce a year after sex abuse allegations became public from four young men who accused Bishop Eddie Long of sexually coercing them into sex in return of financial and spiritual benefits. Check […]

African American churches were once a place where congregations would unite to hear a message from God, fellowship at community events and gather as a safe-haven during times of racial injustice and slavery. But in the past few decades, the African American church has been under extreme scrutiny from scandals involving homosexuality, molestation, infidelity and even murder.

A jury reached a verdict in the trial of a pastor's mistress accused in his wife's murder.

A mistress on trial for the murder of her lover's wife took the stand Tuesday.

Bishop Eddie Long scandal photos, on a cellphone, in his bathroom, were released by plaintiff’s attorney. Bishop Eddie Long’s scandal pictures don’t depict much, showing the Bishop fully clothed, and not validating any of the claims of the plaintiffs.