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Georgia pastor to address lawsuit allegations

Georgia pastor to address lawsuit allegations

Days after the first of four lawsuits was filed claiming he coerced young males into sexual relationships, Georgia pastor Eddie Long will tell his side of the story.

 

Fourth male says he had sexual relationship with pastor

Fourth male says he had sexual relationship with pastor

A fourth young male member of Bishop Eddie Long's megachurch says the prominent pastor coerced him into a sexual relationship.

 

Lawsuit claims Bishop Long coerced males into sex

Lawsuit claims Bishop Long coerced males into sex

Two men have filed a lawsuit accusing Bishop Eddie Long of exploiting his role as pastor of an Atlanta-area megachurch to coerce them into sexual relationships when they were young members of his congregation.

 

Pope to UK: deeply sorry, ashamed of sex abuse

Pope Benedict XVI said Saturday he was ashamed of the "unspeakable" sexual abuse of children by priests, telling the British faithful during Mass in Westminster Cathedral that he was deeply sorry and hoped the church's humiliation would help victims heal.

 

Pope Lashes Out at Belgium After Raid on Church

Pope Lashes Out at Belgium After Raid on Church

The pope criticized the “lamentable methods” of Belgian police who last week confiscated files, detained bishops and drilled into the tomb of at least one cardinal in the Brussels cathedral in a search for documents.

 

Vatican Criticizes Raid on Belgian Church Offices

Vatican Criticizes Raid on Belgian Church Offices

The church expressed “shock” after clerics were detained as part of an inquiry into allegations of sexual abuse.

 

Teacher fired for premarital sex

Teacher fired for premarital sex

Jarretta Hamilton, a 39-year-old teacher from St. Cloud, Fla., was fired from Southland Christian School for becoming pregnant three weeks before she and her husband Sam were married. In a letter to her lawyer, the school said she "was asked not to return because of a moral issue that was disregarded, namely fornication."

 

What is a Life Without Sex Like?

What is a Life Without Sex Like?

The recent scandal over handling of child abuse in the Catholic church has again focused attention on celibacy.

 

Experts: Catholic church covered up abuse

The Roman Catholic Church in Dublin covered up decades of child abuse committed by priests, an expert commission reported after a probe into previously secret church records.

 

Evangelist sentenced to 175 years for sex crimes

Evangelist Tony Alamo used his stature as a self-proclaimed prophet to force underage girls into sham marriages with him, controlling his followers with their fears of eternal suffering....

 

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