Edward Harding MacBurney

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Edward Harding MacBurney
VII Bishop of Quincy
Church Episcopal Church in the United States of America
See Episcopal Diocese of Quincy
In office 1988–1994
Predecessor Donald James Parsons
Successor Keith Ackerman
Orders
Consecration 1988

Edward Harding MacBurney is an American Anglican priest and bishop. He served from 1988 to 1994 as the seventh bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Quincy. In the spring of 2008, he was inhibited from ministry by the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church, Katharine Jefferts Schori, over charges of performing Anglican confirmations in an Episcopal diocese without permission of the local bishop.[1] In June 2009, it was announced that Jefferts Schori had accepted MacBurney's renunciations of his vows to the Episcopal Church; he was later transferred as a retired bishop to the Anglican Church in North America.[2]

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Episcopal Church (USA) titles
Preceded by
Donald J. Parsons
VII Bishop of Quincy
1988-1994
Succeeded by
Keith Ackerman