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The scene inside New Birth Missionary Church as Eddie Long’s funeral nears

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Mourners have packed New Birth Missionary Church to say goodbye to Bishop Eddie Long, who died Jan. 15 at 63. He battled cancer but his faith never wavered, friends say.

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Here’s a look inside the sanctuary as the New Birth community prepares for the service:

Honoring Bishop Long. Praying that protein shake last a good 4 hrs. Let's sing.

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