“Time-out” for Bent threads (except here)

Update: (June 17, 10:41am PST):  Bent’s Web site:  “New Mexico returns Willow“ Update (June 13, 12:22pm PST): I have decided to keep the comment sections on the Wayne Bent stories closed. If you’d like an explanation, you may read one here. Commentary With the hit-counter on this blog soaring (by its humble standards) this afternoon,… Continue reading “Time-out” for Bent threads (except here)

New Mexico church leader now fasting

(*note: the headline to this story originally used the words “hunger strike” instead of “fasting”. The former headline had been written minutes after Wayne Bent published his post. I had not read Bent’s entire post. While some may debate “hunger strike” vs. “fasting,” I feel fairness calls for the word “fasting” in this story’s headline.… Continue reading New Mexico church leader now fasting

RAW SOUND: Jeff Bent uncut

https://www.https://https://www.beyond90seconds.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/06/gma_interview.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadIt’s nearly a month-old, but what is purported to be an unedited (and never-before-heard) audio recording of a television interview with Jeff Bent popped-up on StrongCity.info this morning. According to the Web site, the interview had been taped May 9th for ABC’s Good Morning America. But the interview never… Continue reading RAW SOUND: Jeff Bent uncut

Wayne Bent reacts to Grand Jury indictment

On his church’s Web site, Wayne Bent has posted his thoughts concerning this week’s Grand Jury indictment charging him with two counts of second-degree sexual contact with a minor and two counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor. In his 30-paragraph-long post, titled Modern Day Witch’s Brew, Bent gives his side of the… Continue reading Wayne Bent reacts to Grand Jury indictment

Wayne Bent’s bond posted by son

Ambulance called prior to Bent’s release VIDEO: KOB-TV From the Assocated Press: SANTA FE, N.M. – Authorities say the leader of an apocalyptic sect in northeastern New Mexico has been released from jail after his son posted his bond. The clerk of the magistrate court in Clayton said a $55,000 bond was posted for Wayne… Continue reading Wayne Bent’s bond posted by son

Tonight’s Larry King Live to focus on Strong City church

Updates: Watch the program here. (May 9, 10:50am PST) I’ve been told Jeff Bent, son of arrested LOR church leader Wayne Bent, will also appear on tonight’s program. This is not yet confirmed. (May 8, 12:08pm PST) *** CNN’s Larry King Live is scheduled to include a segment this evening focussed on the The Lord… Continue reading Tonight’s Larry King Live to focus on Strong City church