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Posthumous Degree will be Conferred on Slain NYPD Officer--College Delegation to Attend Funeral Today & Tomorrow

Contact: 202-656-1252, revschenck@gmail.com 

NEW YORK, Dec. 26, 2014 /Christian Newswire/ -- A delegation of religious leaders will travel from Washington, DC, to New York today to represent Faith Evangelical College and Seminary (Tacoma, WA) at the funeral of slain NYPD officer Rafael Ramos who was a distance student in its religion program. The school had assisted Officer Ramos in meeting academic requirements to become a police chaplain.

Members of the delegation will meet with the Ramos family to officially convey the school's condolences and its decision to award the degree. Ramos was only two courses shy of a BA in Religion when he was killed by an assailant.

Delegation to Attend Ramos Funeral 12/26, 7PM and 12/27, 10AM
Christ Tabernacle, 64-34 Myrtle Ave, Glendale (Queens), NY 11385

Delegation Members:

    Rev. Rob Schenck, DMin.
    Distinguished Alumnus
    Chaplain to Capitol Hill, (Washington, DC)
    Chairman, Evangelical Church Alliance International (Endorsing agency for police, military, and institutional chaplains)

    Rev. Patrick J. Mahoney
    Director, Christian Defense Coalition and Pastor of Church on the Hill, Washington, DC

    Ambassador Suzan Johnson-Cook
    3rd US Ambassador-at-Large for International Freedom
    Retired NYPD Police Chaplain
    President, Wisdom Women Worldwide, Inc.
    Washington, DC

The delegation can be reached for comment at 202-656-1252 or revschenck@gmail.com