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New Birth Missionary names successor to Bishop Eddie Long

New Birth Missionary Baptist Church has named Pastor Stephen A. Davis as the new pastor of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church in Lithonia, Georgia, effective immediately. He is replacing the late Bishop Eddie Long, who died Jan. 15. First Lady Elder Vanessa Long, Bishop Long’s wife, made the announcement at …

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Bishop Eddie Long Dead at 63

New Birth Missionary Baptist Church pastor Bishop Eddie Long died today January 15, 2017, after a prolonged battle with an aggressive form of cancer. He was 63. There was an official statement from the church, acquired by WGCL in Atlanta, First Lady Elder Vanessa Long, Bishop Long’s wife, said, “I …

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