FR. STEPHEN THORNE, LEADING BY EXAMPLE

NATIONAL CATHOLIC EDUCATIONAL ASSOCIATION AWARD

by IMS Staff •March 1st, 2017 – Posted By: Mark Hostutler Posted date: January 13, 2017
Sister Rita, Principal at St. Rose of Lima Catholic School, and Rev. Stephen Thorne, Pastor at St. Martin de Porres Church, Neumann University Chaplain, and adjunct faculty member in the Division of Education and Human Services. Fr. Thorne has also volunteered his time and expertise to assist Gesu School, an independent Catholic School in Philadelphia. They both will be honored with the 2017 “Lead, Learn, Proclaim” award from the National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA) for dedication and commitment to Catholic education. The NCEA chose Sr. Rita and Fr. Thorne for this prestigious award from more than 150,000 administrators, diocesan leaders, and organizations across the nation. Congratulations!!