A day after a legislative body of the Episcopal Church voted to sell the denomination’s New York headquarters amid budget cuts and declining membership, church leaders on Saturday adopted legislation to give transgenders the right to become lay and ordained ministers. At the church’s ongoing week-long General Convention in Indianapolis, Ind., the House of Bishops […]

Two men wearing white gloves are accused of breaking into Bishop Eddie Long’s office at New Birth Missionary Baptist Church and making off with high-end electronics, DeKalb police said. It happened at about 10:45 p.m. June 13 at the church located at 6400 Woodrow Road in Lithonia. According to a police report obtained by Channel […]