On May 31 at a meeting of the Bishop Appointment Board its members overwhelming elected The Reverend Canon Dr. Murray Harvey to be the 12th Bishop of Grafton.
Our Metropolitan, Archbishop Glenn Davies, was contacted and on June 6 confirmed to me Murray’s Canonical fitness.
At a meeting on June 8 with the Registrar and myself, Murray formally informed us of his decision to accept our invitation for him to be the next Bishop of Grafton.
Please find attached a media release for you to use in your Parish as you see fit.
This video will introduce you to Bishop elect Canon Murray.
The date for Murray’s consecration has been set for 10am on 29 September at Christ Church Cathedral.