The accused minister stood before his packed congregation and announced he would fight the accusations in the lawsuits against him the way that David fought Goliath. Obviously, there was applause.
However, CNN is announcing that the “Bishop” has now agreed to forego the trial and enter into mediation. Is anybody out there really surprised? Sounds like ole Eddie is getting ready to play “Let’s make a deal!”
Personally, I smell a RAT!
“Editor’s Note: Bishop Eddie Long, the Atlanta pastor accused of multiple counts of sexual coercion has agreed with his accusers to avoid a trial and instead undergo mediation. Read background on the accusations and Bishop Long’s pulpit defense below. Watch AC360° tonight at 10p ET to hear what mediation means for Bishop Long’s proclaimed innocence and for his accusers.”